Differentiated Multi-Step Math Word Problems now aligned to Grade Common Core Standards. Includes Graphic Organizer to support students in solving and explaining problems.

These cootie catchers are a great way for students to have fun while they practice multiplication and division of rational numbers. How to Play and Assembly Instructions are included.Answers are provided for each problem.

This is the PI Day Activity that I created for my middle school students that goes beyond the pies, bracelets and chains!

Small group problem solving: "You have 2 minutes to devise a method to suspend/hold as many marshmallows above the ground as possible." Pts awarded for creativity, building design, and number of marshmallow's successfully suspended. Construction Materials 5' length of string 1 bag of large marshmallows 10 rubber bands 5 straws 10 toothpicks

Meaningful First Week Activities: questions about the upcoming school year that students answer on post it notes in small groups and then stick them under the question.