# Tag: Math Workshop

### Make Graphing Fun!

The first year that our school district implemented Common Core math, I kind of accidentally overlooked graphing. Whoops! I mean, really – my bad. I

### Teaching Multiplication Shortcuts

Multiplication. Multiplication is a BIG deal in third grade and up. In fact, it’s so vital that teaching multiplication shortcuts can sometimes be your saving

### 10 Ways to Review the Attributes of Geometric Shapes

In third grade, students (and Common Core) just barely touch on the attributes of geometry, yet it seems on every practice test I find, there

### Teaching the Distributive Property

The distributive property can be a very tough concept for children to grasp. It seems that every year, I have to slow down and really

### A Collection of Area and Perimeter Ideas

I love to teach area and perimeter. It’s so much fun to pull out all the manipulatives, and it’s very easy for the students to

### Teaching Number Line Fractions (with a freebie!)

Third grade is the first time that number line fractions (or linear model) are presented. At first glance, it can seem like a complicated concept,

### Easy Steps to Conferring In Math Workshop!

Hey everyone! This week I wrote a guest blog post about conferring in math workshop and provided some easy to implement steps! If you want