Teaching Math Teacher Resources
Math history, stories, teacher strategies and resources, manipulatives, and common core math information are some of the fabulous resources included in this section that speaks to and empowers the teacher to invigorate learning for learners.
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Using Algebra to Explore Problem Space
Students apply their knowledge of math by rewriting word problems using equations. In this word problem lesson, students build upon previous knowledge as they set up the correct steps to solve word problems. This lesson is full of hints for teachers to teach math better.
7th - 9th Math 48 Views 195 Downloads
Ways to Teach Math
Students learn math by using real world situations to show how math concepts are used. In this math concepts lesson plan, students can use Howard Drilling as a business to complete problems such as cement pouring, accounts payable, and drilling invoices.
5th - 12th Math 31 Views 142 Downloads
Stories That Really Add Up
Students, in groups, develop math lessons for younger students that each stems from a popular student story. Group members individually develop lessons for other subject areas based on their group's story, creating interdisciplinary units.
6th - 12th Language Arts 16 Views 123 Downloads
Geometry: Teaching Math Through Community Service
Motivate your learners with this lesson plan on geometric shapes. Second graders review the characteristics of plane figures, compare and contrast solid and plane figures, and create quilts focusing on the use of geometric patterns.
2nd Math 4 Views 20 Downloads
Use A Chair To Teach Math
Young scholars learn basic measuring techniques by measuring a chair. In this measuring lesson plan, students are asked to measure the various parts of a chair, and then record their measurements. Then they have to calculate different math problems based on the measurements of the chair.
1st - 3rd Math 4 Views 7 Downloads
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Let your eager learners practice their basic arithmetic and spelling skills with this fun interactive resource! For any primary grade teacher with access to an Apple mobile device, this is a must-have application.
K - 2nd Math 17 Views 3 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Many Ways to Do Addition
A great aspect of teaching math is that children have the freedom to solve problems using a variety of different strategies. The focus of this lesson is for young mathematicians to become aware of many ways of answering addition questions. Learners begin by solving a simple addition equation using paper and pencil, crayons, markers, number lines, manipulatives, or any other materials they may need.
Pre-K - 1st Math 53 Views 29 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Odyssey of the Mind Curriculum Activity: Made Up Math
Is there a way to connect creative thinking, logical reasoning, mathematical understanding, and humor? You bet there is! Kids begin by creating creative math quizzes, which require creative thinking to solve. For example, 1+1=24, one equals a dozen so 24 would be the answer.
6th - 8th Math 29 Views 39 Downloads
The Posters: Essential Reading and Writing Lessons in a Handy 11-by-17 Portrait Format
Decorate your classroom with your choices from this poster pack. The pack is made up of 27 different posters that you can print at the suggested 11-by-17 size or on standard printer paper. The posters cover everything from tips for organization to revision ideas to charts and prompts to use when composing.
6th - 12th Language Arts 29 Views 28 Downloads
Teacher Guide for Educators of the Blind: English
Imagine you need to be a substitute teacher in a classroom that helps learners with visual impairments, and you have no idea where to start. Here is a complete, easy to follow, and insightful teaching guide to aid you in teaching English or ELA to your non-sighted students.
1st - 12th Language Arts 32 Views 27 Downloads
Daily Lesson Plan for the Struggling Writer and Speller
Special educators know that it isn't all about the lesson plan, but rather the strategies and practices you choose to use. Here are a set of research-based practices and tips you can use to inform your choices when teaching learners who are struggling with spelling and writing.
1st - 8th Language Arts 109 Views 78 Downloads
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Do you want to practice arithmetic skills from simple addition facts, to cubes and square roots, to solving one-step equations? Here is a great app for practicing and learning everything from arithmetic practice using integers to solving simple one-step equations.
3rd - 10th Math 50 Views 12 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Fishing for the Best Prism
Model-based inquiry is a fantastic way to teach math! Learners use nets (2D building blocks) to create prisms. They choose the rectangular prism with the largest volume to use as a fish tank. This lesson includes activity sheets, handouts, and extensions.
5th - 8th Math 24 Views 179 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Got the Time? (Math Word Problems)
Upper graders work with peers to solve word problems related to time and independently solve word problems that involve calculating time. They will show their ability to solve and work through mathematical operations. A worksheet is provided in addition to a well-written teacher's guide.
3rd - 5th Math 45 Views 283 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable