Finding Meaning in Fluency

Posted by on Mar 14, 2015 in Elementary | No Comments

Contributed by RoseMary Hunt
“My mom showed me a trick,” came from a third grader in the middle of the room. The look of horror from four students at the table in front of me was priceless. They know “trick” is a banned word in my math class. They started whispering to me as the first student rambled on about zeros…

Problem Solving – A Group Approach

Posted by on Feb 14, 2015 in Elementary | No Comments

Submitted by Kristin Cayo
A focus in my classroom this year is based on the state standard in Number Sense at most grades that begins “solve real life and mathematical problems…”

Number guess activity

Posted by on Jan 19, 2015 in Elementary | No Comments

Suggested by Judy Hansen
Goal: To help children develop an understanding of the order of numbers and to learn about the process of elimination.