Grab These Free Puzzles to Help Model Addition Of Fractions

Adding fractions can be confusing for some students. Help them by modeling addition of fractions with these free pie puzzles. If you have ever taught adding fractions to children you have probably seen this. 1/4 + 1/4 = 2/8 Even in a classroom filled with...

How To Memorize Addition Facts with Fun Turkey Expression Match

We’ve been practicing subtracting numbers in the tens and hundreds. The regrouping is actually going great!! He understands the concept, performs it perfectly with manipulatives, and has almost conquered the algorithm. There is just one thing that is causing more problems than I would like. He...

10 Incredible Building Toys for Under Forty Dollars

I want my boys outside. I want them playing in the dirt, exploring the woods at their grandma’s house, climbing on play sets at the park, and burning energy as they race their bikes around the cul de sac. Let’s face it though. Sometimes...

Here’s a FREE Diphthong Game For Extra Reading Practice

Want a fun way to work on diphthongs? Check out this low prep, diphthong game that encourages children to read diphthong words and find matching pictures.   The free printable is at the very end of the post. You can get it by clicking on...

How to Teach Making Change…Includes Free Task Cards

Do your children struggle to figure out how to make change? Check out these counting change worksheets or task cards that allow children to practice this skill.   They were just simple review questions. Questions that should be easy to solve, but ones he kept...

6 Easy and Fun Ways to Practice Adding to 10

Want to help your students master making 10? Check out these engaging fall activities designed to help your students explore adding to 10. It was a simple question. One I was sure he would know the answer to. Yet there he stood, giving me that...

A Fun Place Value Coloring Page To Practice The Value Of Digits

Do your students need to practice place value but want something better than worksheets? Get in some practice in with this fun color by number game. These fun place value coloring page is a great way to work on which digit is in the tens,...

One FREE Expanded Form Game to Build Number Sense

Need to work on place value? Check out this fun expanded form game designed to work on place value and building number sense. You can get this free download at the bottom of the post by clicking on the blue button.   “Hey mom, what’s...