It always surprises me when I hear teachers saying they are starting a math unit on graphing and statistics. Reading a graph or a chart is a skill we use throughout many subject areas. Looking at patterns in statistics comes up in science and social studies all the time. Here are the ways we weave graphing activities into our classroom all year long and throughout the different subject areas.[Read more…] about Ways to Bring Graphing Activities into Your Classroom Daily
Adding candy to any lesson will always engage students, but why not get some math out of it in the process? We have found our students are very motivated by food. For many of them, it is a treat they don’t get often. Just add candy to sweeten up your math lesson.
There are lots of different ways to incorporate candy into your math lessons so we’ve gathered up a list of ideas. Once you get started, you’ll see the possibilities for yourself.[Read more…] about How to Add Candy to Your Math Lessons