15 creative & respectful ways to quiet a class
Facebook936Tweet0Pin6.8k Have you fallen into the trap of saying “No talking!” or “I need quiet!” all day long? It’s exhausting to keep repeating your requests for silence, and after the hundredth time, kids just tune you out, anyway. There have been some great discussions about how to get students to quiet down on my Facebook …
Hate Math? These Mental Tricks Will Have You Multiplying Faster Than Einstein Ever Could!
2 + 2 = 4. That's about as much math as I can handle without a calculator on a daily basis. I literally hate doing math more than anything in life, mostly because I'm not good at it—and I hate doing things I'm not good at.
This is a 4 Pack of fraction activities for your class! I use them as fraction tubs and rotate my students through them. They can be done whole group just as easily! Included: Skittles Fractions Shoe Fractions Name Fractions M&M Fractions This is a fun, hands on, highly engaging way to learn...
Teaching Exponents - Teaching with a Mountain View
We have been busy in math working on exponents! I have an accelerated 5th grade group, so we needed to cover 5th and 6th grade standards on exponents. We haven't quite gotten to evaluating expressions with them yet, but they are exponent pros now! Here are the two anchor charts we made, and the students ... Read more
Guided Reading: What's in your Drawer, Group 3?
Happy Tuesday! I know you're probably heading to bed early the next two nights to prepare for what is usually the longest school day ...