elementary, freebies, games, math

Expanded Notation Games, Practice Pages and Quiz

Today I would like to share with you some resources I have created to help my 3rd and 4th graders with expanded notation! Here is a TOTALLY FREE download!      It has 2 practice pages and a quiz. The numbers are 4 and 5 digit numbers and the problems include practice for writing expanded notation into standard form and writing standard form into…

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Top 10 Rounding Activities!

  My last post included many resources and ideas for rounding! Today I want to share 10 Activities for rounding! 1.) I love this video from Math Coach on You Tube because it uses number lines to help the students understand rounding. To turn it into an activity, have your students use dry erase boards to solve the problems with…

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elementary, estimating, games, hands on learning, kinesthetic learners, math, rounding

Tips and Resources for Rounding

Rounding is an important math skill that is difficult for some students to really get. There are some great songs, rhymes, and “tricks” to help students memorize rounding rules.  However, it is important make sure students engage in activities to help them understand the meaning of rounding before the tricks. Really understanding the meaning helps them to remember the rules…

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