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Help learners practice their math skills by utilizing the Internet to research a mathematical topic. Your math sleuths will investigate a science or social studies topic from their curriculum and construct a Math Hunt Grid. They create a short presentation as a group based on their math work in the instructional activity.
4th - 7th Math 22 Views 512 Downloads
Math in the Wetlands Field Trip
Get your class out in the environment for hands on math activities. In this wetlands lesson, learners transplant native plants, calculate how much soil is needed, and perform math activities based on this experience. They then make predictions based on the data and record it in a chart.
6th - 8th Science 4 Views 29 Downloads
Balloon Math: A Game for All Levels
Here is a game that combines exercise with math skills. In this mathematics and P.E. lesson, learners hold balloons that have a number written on them, and for a set time do not let the balloons hit the ground. They must catch a balloon and match an equation to the balloon's number.
K - 8th Math 29 Views 304 Downloads
Third grade students enhance their understanding of social studies by finding math facts about Presidents. They perform research on a President, identify math facts from their research, craft story problems based on the math facts, find solutions to these story problems, and compile all of this information in a computerized slide show using AppleWorks.
3rd Math 9 Views 33 Downloads
Magical Math-ical Dragon
Students read picture books in which mathematics and solutions to math problems play a role in the action. After discussing the books and how the author used math problems to tell a story, they create their own magical, math-ical story about a dragon or other fantasy character.
4th - 6th Language Arts 4 Views 5 Downloads
Brian's Winter: Reading and Math Activity
Use this language arts and math activity to practice writing across the curriculum. Working independently to create math problems based on the novel Brian's Winter, young readers create a five-problem math worksheet that will be shared with their classmates with Microsoft Word.
8th Language Arts 8 Views 43 Downloads
Jump Rope Math
Students practice grade level math skills. In this math instructional activity, students solve math facts on index cards and collaboratively arrange them in numerical order on a jump rope. Correct order earns the team a chance to physically move towards a finish line.
1st - 5th Health 25 Views 155 Downloads
Students use M & M candy to add, graph, sort and estimate. In this M & M math instructional activity, students listen to a read aloud of the M&M Counting Book before working at four stations. They estimate the number of candies in a bag, sort them by color, graph by color, and complete adding activities.
K Math 8 Views 97 Downloads
Time for candy math! Yes, get out those Skittles, M&M's, and jelly beans because you are going to make math sweet. There are six different candy math ideas here for you to try. You're kids will use treats to add, subtract, sort, make patterns, make shapes, and estimate.
K - 2nd Math 38 Views 339 Downloads
Young scholars participate in a two-week real-life math unit. In pairs, they calculate salaries, taxes, and a budget, plan a vacation, buy insurance, make a will, and design a room. They conduct Internet research to plan the vacation, and write checks to balance their checkbook.
7th - 8th Math 38 Views 218 Downloads
Math in the Outdoors: A Geometric Scavenger Hunt
Learn math in an outdoor environment using this resource. Learners identify the shapes and sizes of geometric objects in a natural environment. They estimate and compare the height of two trees, take pictures of geometric shapes and designs observed outside, and write a lab report that includes scale drawings.
3rd - 5th Math 17 Views 95 Downloads
Family Math Workshops
Students explore the math they are learning in the classroom with their families. In this math workshop lesson, participants learn about the types of mathematics being taught in the classroom. These workshops provide opportunities to strengthen the family/school connection.
K - 9th Math 3 Views 30 Downloads