1 & 2 Give the kids place value blocks to make their name. have them calculate the value of their name. I am so doing this in our math journals this week! - Step into Grade with Mrs. Lemons: More Mudge and Place Value!
Another pinner said: Problem Solving Strategy board in Ms. Pierson's grade classroom in Round Rock, Texas. This poster is often referred to when discussing ideas for initial mathematical strategies with children.
Time for Fun! -- Elapsed Time Freebie It's Time for Fun! Practice figuring elapsed time with this freebie. My kids can figure elapsed time if they have a clock to use, but have trouble when it's presented in a word problem.