This quick math activity asks students to explore the world directly around them. I did this activity at the beginning of the year. I had stude...

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#### This quick math activity asks students to explore the world directly around them. I did this activity at the beginning of the year. I had students fill out the information that they could in class, and then they took the sheet home to finish some of the information.

Math with Lego

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#### Using Legos in the classroom is not a new concept at all. There are so many different classroom applications for the popular brightly colored bricks, and despite the myriad of uses, the go-to task for How to Teach Math With LEGOs: Legos is most often math. The handy little nubs sitting atop the bricks offer a chance to teach things like area and perimeter, the different colors lend themselves well to fractions.

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#### Tactile Learning: Lego Math Make exploring math conceptsâ€”including multiplication and place valueâ€”fun for students using Lego bricks. Here are some ideas.Â http://www.weareteachers.com/community/blogs/weareteachersblog/blog-wat/2014/07/08/tactile-learning-lego-math

#### LEGO maths. Make exploring math concepts - including multiplication and place value - fun.

Whole body learning: Stomp It! Math game to learn place value.

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#### Week 16 or 17 place value game. Whole body learning: Stomp It! Math game to learn place value.

#### Stomp It! Place value game: I love to use the floor for math activities to add motor activity! stomp it! place value math game - great way to get the kids up and moving!!!

Learning Multiplication with Arrays! Great post highlighting how to guide students in using arrays and a fun differentiated practice suggestion!

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#### Kat-could something like this work for our kids? Learning Multiplication with Arrays! Great post highlighting how to guide students in using arrays and a fun differentiated practice suggestion!

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Math and language arts practice at your fingertips! Free app for K-12 students, available on iPad, Android and Kindle Fire.

Love this- I do it weekly! Give it a try- your students will amaze you:)

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#### Great for math journals. Start with the ANSWER. Let them create problems!I think this is a really good way have kids combine their writing skills with their math and problem solving skills- Kaitlyn Aceto

#### Great Math idea. Could use different problems created by students later in the year, too. Kids would love to see their problems being presented to the class.

#### Giving the solution of a math problem to students, having them make up the problem. I feel like this would be fantastic to see what kids come up with

#### Marilyn this is great! This could start a whole new way of presenting math word problems. Great for math journals. Start with the ANSWER. Let them create problems!

#### LOVE THIS! Great for math journals. Start with the ANSWER. Let them create problems! Could even be used for morning work...?

#### Great for math journals. Start with the ANSWER. Let them create problems! I'd be the obnoxious kid who would come up with "if daddy seal can eat 12 penguins, how many can mommy seal eat?"

Classifying shapes by their attributes and working with quadrilaterals.

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#### This would be cute with 2D or 3D shapes, too!

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Common Core Creations: Fractions and Decimals on a Number Line

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#### Common Core Creations: Fractions and Decimals on a Number Line It seems simple enough but what are they really asking for? Fractions? decimals?

Boy Mama Teacher Mama: Books about Fractions

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Factors and visual models

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#### It'd like to model and then assign each student a number to make their own display. Tg

I have been teaching factors for a long time now, and it wasnâ€™t until I came across a picture on Pinterest that I had an Ah-ha moment!Â The T-chart!Â Why have I never thought of this before?

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#### Teaching factors with the t-chart. Taught this but need the anchor chart for my room.

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#### This is how I taught my kids - they liked it much better than factor trees, when you never knew how far they'd branch out and run off the page. We called these "Factor T's." ~Marty

Fun and motivating way to help students learn their math facts!

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#### Motivation for learning multiplication facts. Earn your "multiplication karate belt". Could work for addition and subtraction facts... or even sight words! Love this!!!

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#### Might try this with addition and subtraction facts. Fun and motivating way to help students learn their math facts!

#### motivating way to help students learn their math facts (karate belt colors)

#### Maybe this would help you like multiplication tables? @QueenThorin Fun and motivating way to help students learn their math facts.

#### You could do something like this for solving equations or inequalities as well!

#### I like this idea, but with first grade math facts!

Multiplying 2 digit by 2 digit numbers using partial products.

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#### Multiplying 2 digit by 2 digit numbers using partial products. Looking for some new foldables for your interactive math journal? Check out my math interactive journal for operations.

Go Math 2.7 Multiply Using Partial Products

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Renaming Numbers

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I love this back-to-school idea.

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#### Figure me out math activity! Great for getting to know/beginning of the year! (Picture only) can be done by teacher and students..

#### Elementary Math Project Idea ~ Figure Me Out! This creative equation fun requires skill-based learning.

Thinking deeper about math. "The answer is ___." "What is the question?"

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#### I don't teach math but def helpful

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Great activity for kids to practice telling time. The dice have either numbers or 15 minute increments on it. Kids roll the die, and then have to put the right time on the clock. Great center idea

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Beginning of the year #math activity to get the kids thinking mathematically and interested in numbers again!

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#### I like the "Me by Numbers" taken one step further by having students solve to figure out the numbers, could also have the students write an equation that equals the number. Shut the Door and Teach: Back to School.

#### Squarehead Teachers: Get-To-Know-You Math Activity. Great for building number sense!

#### Figure Me Out: Beginning of the year #math activity to get the kids thinking mathematically and interested in numbers again! Blog post via Shut the Door and Teach

#### I think this is a really fun math idea for the beginning of school. I'd change it a little bit but ask some easy-peasy questions like how old are you? How many siblings do you have? Then ask them to turn the answers into problems. :)

#### Figure me out math! Can be tweaked with second grade math problems

Math Station~ Write a problem on each egg and students place it in the correct section of the carton.

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#### Math Activity Using An Egg Carton and Plastic #Easter Eggs (pinned by Super Simple Songs) #educational #resources for #children

#### Egg carton math activity! Can be done at s first grade math station. The goal of the activity is to find the missing addends, and to complete the problem.

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#### Math Center This activity can be done at s first grade math station. The goal of the activity is to find the missing addends, and to complete the problem. I just thought it was a cute little activity that young students can do. -Amy Miskowicz

Great for math journals. Start with the ANSWER. Let them create problems!

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#### Great for math journals. Start with the ANSWER. Let them create problems!I think this is a really good way have kids combine their writing skills with their math and problem solving skills- Kaitlyn Aceto

#### Great Math idea. Could use different problems created by students later in the year, too. Kids would love to see their problems being presented to the class.

#### Giving the solution of a math problem to students, having them make up the problem. I feel like this would be fantastic to see what kids come up with

#### Marilyn this is great! This could start a whole new way of presenting math word problems. Great for math journals. Start with the ANSWER. Let them create problems!

#### LOVE THIS! Great for math journals. Start with the ANSWER. Let them create problems! Could even be used for morning work...?

#### Great for math journals. Start with the ANSWER. Let them create problems! I'd be the obnoxious kid who would come up with "if daddy seal can eat 12 penguins, how many can mommy seal eat?"

MathLibs…made for third and fourth graders!

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#### MathLiibs! Make your own silly math questions.

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#### This websites has math games for students between the ages of 6-14. It is safe, and interractive. there are corresponding, online courses for ASL, math, art, and more. Limited advertisements on page. Easy to navigate even for younger kids.

Time Matching Game

Non-routine Math Problem Solving- Critical Thinking and Math Reasoning