### Fun Christmas Activities for the Classroom (Grades 2-6)

Christmas is coming and times are chaotic! Wrapping up the year can be difficult amid Christmas concerts and other special events that ALL seem to

### Two Ways to Make Multiplication Concrete

Are you guilty of moving too quickly through concrete models of multiplication in order to get to the abstract quicker? Most of us are. We

### Subitizing for Multiplication: Building Number Sense and Multiplicative Reasoning

DOWNLOAD THE SUBITIZING CARDS USED IN THIS VIDEO HERE.   It’s the time of the year when many of you are beginning multiplication or starting

### Book Study: Mathematical Mindsets by Jo Boaler

I’m holding a book study this October and would love for you to join me! The book will be Jo Boaler’s Mathematical Mindsets: Unleashing Student’s Potential

### Back to School Escape Room | The Back to School Mix-Up

You are SO excited for the first day of school! But when you get there everything is mixed up! The teachers are speaking a

### Three Base Ten Activities to Introduce Place Value

Wondering how to use that set of Base Ten blocks in your classroom to introduce place value? Here are three different introductory place value activities

### Target Number: A Card Game to Practice Math Facts

Target Number is a two player card game to reinforce basic operations. Please scroll down for the video version of the game instructions. Object: to