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Math Teaching Resources for K-5 Classrooms

Math Teaching Resources for K-5 Classrooms

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First Grade Math Games Math games are a great way to engage kids in learning with all their senses. They give math practice that feels like play, and surround the learning process with fun, humor, and a nice dash of competitiveness. What's the Right Level? The right game will give kids practice, confidence, and the mastery of new skills. But how do you know if your game is appropriate for your child—not too easy and not too hard? Mathlanding Educator Review Learning Scores Engagement Is the product stimulating, entertaining, and engrossing? Will kids want to return? 3

Fun Kids Online Math Games "Sheppard offers everything from early math to pre-algebra. The lessons include interactive activities to practice concepts. Students can shoot fruit, pop balloons, and even play math man (the math version of pac man!). Fractions, place value, money, and basic operations are some of the areas that are covered. Fun Kids Online Math Games "Sheppard offers everything from early math to pre-algebra. The lessons include interactive activities to practice concepts. Students can shoot fruit, pop balloons, and even play math man (the math version of pac man!). Fractions, place value, money, and basic operations are some of the areas that are covered.

First Grade Math Activities Looking for first grade math activities to show your child the fun side of learning? Check out Education.com's first grade math activities and first grade math games! Your 1st grader can practice his critical thinking skills by playing Snakes and Dots, improve his speed at recognizing odd and even numbers with this cool card game, and brush up on his addition skills with this fun Egg Carton Addition activity. Use the check boxes in the side bar to filter your results, or simply browse our collection of first grade math activities to find that perfect activity for you and your first grader. For educational fun on the computer, check out our Free Online First Grade Math Games. Math Programs: How They Rate on Common-Core Alignment Based on market share and states’ recommendations, EdReports.org selected 20 math instructional series to review for common-core alignment. (For reporting purposes, K-5 and 6-8 texts from the same publisher were considered separate series.) Small teams of educators scored the digital and print texts on focus, coherence, rigor, and usability.

FREE: Practice Math with 10 Monkeys Today I have another math practice website for kids – 10 Monkeys. It also operates well on iPad and iPhone. It covers math from preschool to elementary school on number recognition, counting, addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. There are also practices on money and word problems. Geometry problems will be added in the near future. Once kids get on the 10 Monkeys website, they first choose the number range they want to practice on: under 10, under 20, under 100, or under 1000.

Cookies for Grampy The object of this game is to make whole cookies using fractional pieces. Press the <Start> button to display pieces of cookies. Use the mouse to drag the pieces onto the circle to make a complete cookie. When half or more of the cookie is made by dragging, a dialog (Cookie Making Machine) will slide on so that you may enter the exact remaining amount to complete the cookie. When you run out of cookie pieces, the Cookie Making Machine dialog will let you enter the final amount to complete the cookie.

Top 10 Math Websites for Elementary Students There are so many great websites out there for Elementary students that I decided to put together some Top 10 Lists for websites to use in the upcoming school year. For the next few weeks, I’ll be posting lists of sites to use for various subjects. Be sure to see the post I wrote about organizing websites, if you need a way to keep track of all of these. Beyond Working Hard: What Growth Mindset Teaches Us About Our Brains Growth mindset has become a pervasive theme in education discussions in part because of convincing research by Stanford professor Carol Dweck and others that relatively low-impact interventions on how a student thinks about himself as a learner can have big impacts on learning. The growth mindset research is part of a growing understanding and acknowledgement that many non-cognitive factors are important to academic learning. While it’s a positive sign that educators see value in the growth mindset research and believe they can implement it in their classrooms, the deceptively simple idea has led to some confusion and misperceptions about what a growth mindset really is and how teachers can support it in the classroom. It’s easy to lump growth mindset in with other education catchphrases, like “resiliency” or “having high expectations,” but growth mindset actually has a much more concrete definition.

Plan a Pi Day Party (March 14) Teachers in many classrooms celebrate Pi Day this month. Pi -- the number 3.14… gets its own special day on 3/14, or March 14. EdWorld editors have gathered a collection of links to ideas and activities that will help you plan a Pi Day celebration for your classroom or school. If one day of the year screams "Party!" in math class, that day is March 14. 3rd grade math games The 3rd grade math games on this webpage focus on several important topics such as place value, addition and subtraction of whole numbers and decimals, multiplication and division of whole numbers, concepts of length, perimeter, area, and time, characteristics of geometric figures, as well as collecting, organizing, displaying, and interpreting data. Math Magician Are you a math magician? Make 20 bunnies disappear by solving addition, subtraction, and multiplication problems very quickly. Math Racing Game Addition with Regrouping

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