## MATH

When it comes to math, students need hands-on activities to not only engage them but to help make the concepts concrete. Where can you get top-notch ideas, teaching tips, and lessons for your kiddos? Right here of course!

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### Strategies for Teaching Multi-Digit Multiplication

Common Core requires that we teach students strategies before we introduce them to the traditional algorithms. When it comes to teaching multi-digit multiplication, it’s common

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### Are You Teaching the Two Types of Division?

It’s time to introduce your class to the subject of division. You teach the vocabulary of division and then you begin problem-solving. Yet, when you

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### Engaging Ways to Teach Place Value to Upper Elementary

Teaching place value can be a bit cut and dry. It’s one of those math concepts that are necessary to teach to understand the other

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### 20 Math Center Ideas

Every year about this time, I start to notice my students getting bored with the same usual math centers. That means I need to go

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### 5 Activities for Early Finishers in the Math Classroom

Math is a subject that students learn at different rates. While some of your students may struggle with number sense, other students may be ready

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### 5 Great Math Apps for Grades 3-5

You’ve taught your students math concepts, and now it’s time to practice. But, you want to do something more than the traditional worksheet. You’ve already

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### Teaching Problem Solving in Math

Every year my students can be fantastic at math…until they start to see math with words. For some reason, once math gets translated into reading,

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### The Gift of Multiplication for the Holidays

My students always need extra practice with multiplication, so this year I thought I’d give them the gift of multiplication for the holidays! Alright, so

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### Strategies to Teach Elapsed Time

I remember struggling with elapsed time as a child. I wanted to just simply line the numbers up and subtract. But, unfortunately, it wasn’t that

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### Resources to Teach Math Workshop

Did your school district recently decide that everyone is now going to start doing the math workshop model? Or, perhaps you aren’t sure of the

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### Teaching Addition and Subtraction Strategies

Teaching addition and subtraction strategies doesn’t have to be complicated once you understand them. I wrote recently about understanding the addition and subtraction strategies, and

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### Understanding Addition & Subtraction Strategies

When Common Core stated that we needed to teach addition and subtraction strategies based on place value, properties of operations, and/or the relationship between addition

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