### Mom's Trail Mix- A Mother's Day Treat for Mom

Posted on May 04, 2019

Give mom the special TREATment on Mother's Day!!! Kids can make their moms these healthy delicious treats plus a beautiful holder to put them in. Simple to do! No bake, print and do. Easy enough for dads to do with their kids (ha-ha, only kidding); perfect for the classroom and homeschool. Great way to practice measurement and following

directions.

### Watermelon Subtraction

Posted on Mar 05, 2019

### Recycle Drinking Straws Into Christmas Creations

Posted on Dec 06, 2018

### Earth Day Train of Ideas- Make A Log Cabin from Paper Tubes!

Posted on Mar 28, 2018

Use any of 3 options to make an authentic log cabin with wrapping paper cardboard tubes or paper towel cardboard tubes as your main building supplies! Dfferentiated options are appropriate for grades 3-6.

### Day 4 of the Earth Day Idea Train ... How Can We Re-Purpose Throw-Away Plastic?

Posted on Mar 02, 2018

Subtraction in action!!! Make a subtraction machine from a recycled plastic container. Subtract plastic from the environment and do the math!

### Fraction Talk...What Equals One?

Posted on Oct 28, 2017 under , , ,

Some kids have trouble with fractions that equal one. They may be baffled as to why a fraction such as 5/5 equals one and the function it serves in a mixed fraction.  Check

out these free anchor charts that may help with this problem.

### Oh, the things you can do with those dots and squares games!

Posted on May 22, 2017

How do the old dots and squares games support learning for students? There's a multitude of ways! Find tips on how to make these and 3 completed sample games here!

### Apple Interactive Notebook Math Facts Non-Flashcards

Posted on May 12, 2017

Need some quick and easy flashcards that won't get lost? Glue these down in those interactive notebooks. Free for you.

### Expository Writing and Videos

Posted on Jan 16, 2017

Have you noticed the unbelievable number of free tutorials on the internet? These could be used to help kids write better expository "works". Read about this idea here!

Posted on Nov 27, 2016

Take a look at these wonderful Christmas gift catalogs. Specifically for Kids and teachers.

### Pokemon Hidden Pictures Multiplication Puzzles- Penny-Pinching Educational Products

Posted on Sep 02, 2016

Pokemon Hidden Pictures Multiplication Puzzles are a sure fire way to get the kids to practice and learn the multiplication facts. Don't let this product go! You gotta catch this one!

### Flipping Flapjacks for Multiplication

Posted on Aug 20, 2016 under ,

This fun movement and math activity provides lots of "hands-on" practice in multiplication. Multiplication memory becomes a reality! If you want your kids to memorize the multiplication facts, here's a way to get them to do so!

### Flip Flap Domino Subtraction Cards

Posted on Aug 18, 2016

Teaching subtraction? Take this hands on approach and your students will learn the concept and the facts in no time!

### Place Value Splash

Posted on Jul 06, 2016 under ,

A free place value game that will keep your kids cool and ready for school. Can be modified for other number activities.

### Summertime Paper-less Ways to Maintain Math Skills Math Tip Monday

Posted on Jun 06, 2016 under

Don't let your child get sucked into the summer slide. There are lots of activities that can be done to reinforce/maintain math skills that DON'T involve

a computer or paper and pencils. Here are some fun learning activities you can use on the go and outdoors! These will keep skills sharp while making the

most of summertime opportunities!