games, math, middle school, student engagement

Games for Middle School Math

Who doesn’t love a fun game? Why not use games to help your middle school students stay engaged while they are practicing math concepts? Here are a few of my favorites: Exponent Match – students will match exponent notation with expanded notation and then solve the problem. Includes positive and negative base numbers with positive exponents. Equivalent Expressions Card Game…

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elementary, math, middle school, multiplication, websites

Mastering Multiplication

Knowing multiplication facts help students see the patterns and relationships between numbers that are needed to be successful in other areas of math!   Division, renaming fractions, and balancing equations are just a few examples where being able to recall facts quickly and correctly are extremely helpful! So what do you do as a teacher or a parent of  upper elementary…

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elementary, highschool, math, middle school

Back to School Math

Back to School – Getting your child ready for a great year in Math! Some of you are cringing and some of you are celebrating, and most of us are somewhere in between, but one thing is for sure. Summer is in its final stages and school is just around the corner. There are back to school sales everywhere. Now…

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