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 plan, students build upon previous knowledge as they set up the correct steps to solve word problems. This lesson plan is full of hints for teachers to teach math better.
7th - 9th Math 52 Views 198 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 34 Views 144 Downloads
Geometry: Teaching Math Through Community Service
Motivate your learners with this lesson 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
Stories That Really Add Up
Young scholars, 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 20 Views 125 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 54 Views 12 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
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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 25 Views 3 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 26 Views 180 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 61 Views 297 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Elementary schoolers become points on a Cartesian Plane in their classroom. They review ordered pairs, positive and negative coordinates, quadrants, and the x and y axes. Pupils follow commands that help review vocabulary, such as "Everyone in quadrant I stand up.
4th - 6th Math 8 Views 46 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Deal Me In
Middle schoolers study the components of a deck of cards and conduct an initial experiment in the probability of drawing various types of cards from a deck. They play two rounds of poker to discover the probability of drawing several card scenarios.
6th - 8th Math 10 Views 69 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Aspiring astronomers solve problems involving mixed units of the same attribute, including time, money, length, and area. They convert large numbers into scientific notation, then compute and compare ratios to explain why drawing completely accurate scale drawings of the solar system is not feasible.
6th - 9th Math 13 Views 230 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 79 Views 44 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Teaching Students to Tell Time: Three Resources for Busy Teachers
Elementary schoolers develop time-telling skills, one skill at a time. They examine the connection between time on digital and analog (clock-face) clocks. An excellent lesson on teaching how to tell time!
K - 5th Math 131 Views 421 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Using Basic Properties to Solve Problems in Math
Learners identify and define the rules of properties of real numbers. They rewrite each of the problems listed using the commutative or associative properties. Pupils apply problem solving strategies to clarify situations in a table provided and justify logical statements.
6th - 8th Math 48 Views 759 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable