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Math and Science Comparing Populations Investigation
In this math and science real-world investigation worksheet, 6th graders research the population of their own town and three others in their own state using the internet or resource books. They draw a number line that accurately represents the data they found before sharing their work with the rest of the class.
Math in Music
How does music relate to math? Learners will discover review pattern, relationships, equivalence, rates and proportions as it relates to music. This is a very rigours and relevant activity. Many extension ideas are given as well.
Math in Video Games
Relate math to video games by investigating the making of video games and where in the game math is used to make the game work. Learners will work on communication and problem solving strategies in this engaging lesson.
Students work together to complete an online Math Hunt that challenges their problem-solving skills and provides opportunities to further social studies or science understanding. They present their answers to the class and the processes used to get these solutions.
Feature column: Hands on Math With Technology
Young learners will view a math adventures video and practice math concepts. Afterwards they will navigate through Internet sites to participate in teacher selected math adventures. This guide walks you through integrating technology with your math curriculum and provides links to internet resources. Lots of great ideas for incorporating technology into your classroom.
Students brainstorm how math is used in daily life. They develop a class list of different topic areas in which math is used and work in small groups to think of specific examples of how math is an important part of their lives.
Lift the Math Curse
Students complete a variety of activities related to the book "Math Curse" by Jon Scieszka. They write a story about a day in their life that includes illustrations, fifteen math problems, the written story, and an answer key. Students read and present their books to the class.
Shel Silverstein Poetry Math
Fifth graders complete math computation with Shel Silverstein poetry. In this poetry instructional activity, 5th graders listen or read certain poems that have numbers in them. They add up the numbers throughout the poem and answer other math related questions.
A Summer Reading List for Math Teachers
Teachers can read through these math-related books for pure enjoyment.
Integrating Language Arts and Math
Here are simple ideas to integrate math and language arts skills.
Addressing the "I Can't Do Math" Mindset in Your Classroom
Try these tips for helping pupils learn the tools they need to succeed in math.
Combine calendar-reading with math in this series of worksheets. Each of the 12 months describe a different character's schedule, followed by comprehension questions. Students practice writing dates and days of the week, determining how long something will last, and measuring weeks and days surrounding a date. Consider personalizing this using students' school schedules. Include birthdays, breaks, school events, etc.!
Second graders discover math vocabulary through dinosaur discovery. In this dinosaur math unit, 2nd graders practice using math terms for measurement and geometric shapes through a variety of worksheets, online games, and word problems.
Students explore math functions by participating in a class game. In this math jeopardy lesson, students practice solving problems using different math functions by participating in a Jeopardy style game. Students collaborate in groups to compete against each other.
Halloween Math Lesson Plans
Halloween math activities provide a perfect way to make this subject relevant and fun.
Using the Grocery Store as an Instructional Place for Math
The grocery store can be a great place to reinforce math lessons and get new activity ideas.
Integrating Math and Science
Student understanding of math concepts improves when math is integrated with science!
Everyday Math Experiences
Students can put away the workbooks and experience a real world math day.
Kitchen Math For Preschoolers
Students turn kitchen time into learning time. Parents can use opportunities abound at home using "real" objects to teach beginning math. When learning begins with real objects and experiences, children use all of their senses-thus ensuring the lessons learned are well imprinted on the brain.
Second graders practice vocabulary related to measurement, mathematics, and dinosaurs. Using the engaging topic of dinosaurs, learners will calculate various information about dinosaurs and use measurement vocabulary. They will also answer problems using the math vocabulary and strategies. Real life examples and fun activities are inlcuded in this plan.