# Math Literacy

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## Place Value

Find out how I had fun practicing rounding with upper elementary students with hands on activities and games! Freebies included.

Practice rounding numbers to the nearest ten with this fun, reusable craft stick activity! Easy to prepare and can be used for many different activities!

This FREE set of 32 Rounding Whole Numbers task cards will help your third grade students practice rounding up to the hundreds with word problems, number lines, and more! This resource makes a great math center and is Common Core aligned but will work well in any classroom (the cards have no CCSS no...

Can you keep track of tricky math riddles that challenge you to add, subtract, multiply and divide?

Place value takes a lot of practice and these free task cards are a great way to do just that. This sample set of task cards practice skills such as ordering numbers, skip counting, expanded form, comparing numbers, base ten blocks and more. They could be used for math centers, individual ... Read More about Place Value Task Cards

There is a big difference between knowing and understanding place value. Read how to develop a deeper understanding.

Teaching place value can be tricky. These simple tips will help your struggling learners master place value. With ideas for assessment and instruction, you'll be able to quickly and easily differentiate your place value lessons to better support your learners.

My very first year teaching, I taught a self-contained special education class of 16 students in a New York City public school. Di...

A collaborative blog that shares teaching ideas and resources geared to third grade teachers and students.

It's a riddle whirwind! Hold on tight as you use math to solve this place value puzzle -- are you up to the challenge?

## Problem solving

At it’s core, place value is understanding groups of 10. This is a big jump for many students. We are asking them to shift from counting with one-to-one correspondence to counting groups. We are asking them to understand that ten ones are the same as one group of ten. That’s a HUGE jump! Another huge jump with understanding place value is that students need to

I have struggled with word problems my entire life. The struggle began as an elementary school student, confused by all the words, numbers, and steps. The struggle continues as I try to help my students through the same difficulties that I once had. As I have watched my students struggle throughout the years, it has…

Happy Tuesday! The temperatures where I live have plummeted…once again…but I am still in a great mood today! First, Teachers Pay Teachers is having a sale this Thursday and Friday, and I am looking forward to shopping! Graphic by Zip-A-Dee-Doo-Dah Designs Second, we worked on word problems today in math, and the partner strategy I […]

## Vocabulary

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## Whole Numbers

Looking for 5th grade anchor charts? Try some of these anchor charts in your classroom to promote visual learning with your students.

FREE math partner games for multiplication and division facts. These partner games are low-prep, engaging, and perfect for math centers or early finishers.

A menu of items, tips, ideas, activities, and support where Teacher's "Take-Out" educational materials to use in their classrooms. Serving classrooms K-5th Grade.

Facebook Twitter Pinterest One of the most difficult things about long division is keeping the columns straight. There are enough hurdles to learning this math concept, and students don’t need to let that stand in their way! This free, printable Long Division Graph Paper will bless them by keeping the tears at bay and helpingRead More

This product is a word problem operation sort. Includes 41 word problems for students to sort according to the operation needed to solve: addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.THIS RESOURCE IS NOW DIGITAL THROUGH BOOM LEARNING. Includes:◊ 41 word problem strips◊ Recording Sheet◊ Can Wr...

## Fractions

Fraction models are crucial in developing students' conceptual understanding of fractions. Using models can help students clarify ideas that are often confused in a purely symbolic mode and construct mental referents that enable them to perform fraction tasks meaningfully.

## Decimals

Build a Decimal is a free set of materials to use when introducing decimal concepts with with base 10 blocks. I described this activity on Corkboard Connections; if you missed it, you'll find a link to the article on the last page of the freebie. This packet includes a page of decimal task cards and...

Decimals Interactive Notebook - Fifth Grade Numbers and Operations in Base TenNotes Cover the Following Topics:1. Understanding Decimals Using Models 2. Relating Decimals and Fractions 3. Drawing Decimal Models and Interpreting Models4. Writing Decimals in Standard, Expanded, and Word Form5. Compari...

Teach your students how to multiply decimals with models! This is a great visually for your students to fully comprehend this concept of multiplying decimals in the tenths or hundredths place. Includes: - Classwork - Homework - blank worksheet - Pop Quiz - Steps & Examples Chart/Poster...

Add, Subtract, Multiply, & Divide Decimals Modeling: Help students develop a conceptual understanding of adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing decimals. This resource serves as a great introduction to or reinforcement of operations with decimals. You could also make an enrichment center...

## Other Pins

Find out how I had fun practicing rounding with upper elementary students with hands on activities and games! Freebies included.

Looking for 5th grade anchor charts? Try some of these anchor charts in your classroom to promote visual learning with your students.

At it’s core, place value is understanding groups of 10. This is a big jump for many students. We are asking them to shift from counting with one-to-one correspondence to counting groups. We are asking them to understand that ten ones are the same as one group of ten. That’s a HUGE jump! Another huge jump with understanding place value is that students need to

Practice rounding numbers to the nearest ten with this fun, reusable craft stick activity! Easy to prepare and can be used for many different activities!

This FREE set of 32 Rounding Whole Numbers task cards will help your third grade students practice rounding up to the hundreds with word problems, number lines, and more! This resource makes a great math center and is Common Core aligned but will work well in any classroom (the cards have no CCSS no...

FREE math partner games for multiplication and division facts. These partner games are low-prep, engaging, and perfect for math centers or early finishers.

I have struggled with word problems my entire life. The struggle began as an elementary school student, confused by all the words, numbers, and steps. The struggle continues as I try to help my students through the same difficulties that I once had. As I have watched my students struggle throughout the years, it has…

Happy Tuesday! The temperatures where I live have plummeted…once again…but I am still in a great mood today! First, Teachers Pay Teachers is having a sale this Thursday and Friday, and I am looking forward to shopping! Graphic by Zip-A-Dee-Doo-Dah Designs Second, we worked on word problems today in math, and the partner strategy I […]

classroom tips, teaching tips, third grade, interactive notebooks, classroom tour, maternity leave, reading lessons, math workshop, teaching ideas

Build a Decimal is a free set of materials to use when introducing decimal concepts with with base 10 blocks. I described this activity on Corkboard Connections; if you missed it, you'll find a link to the article on the last page of the freebie. This packet includes a page of decimal task cards and...

Decimals Interactive Notebook - Fifth Grade Numbers and Operations in Base TenNotes Cover the Following Topics:1. Understanding Decimals Using Models 2. Relating Decimals and Fractions 3. Drawing Decimal Models and Interpreting Models4. Writing Decimals in Standard, Expanded, and Word Form5. Compari...

Improve your students' math problem solving skills with these FULLY EDITABLE templates. Check out the preview to see what's included.Feedback on this Resource❤ This template has worked wonders with my kids! Great organizer! - Jessica Treadway❤ What a WONDERFUL resource to help students frame their t...

Teach your students how to multiply decimals with models! This is a great visually for your students to fully comprehend this concept of multiplying decimals in the tenths or hundredths place. Includes: - Classwork - Homework - blank worksheet - Pop Quiz - Steps & Examples Chart/Poster...

Add, Subtract, Multiply, & Divide Decimals Modeling: Help students develop a conceptual understanding of adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing decimals. This resource serves as a great introduction to or reinforcement of operations with decimals. You could also make an enrichment center...

Fraction models are crucial in developing students' conceptual understanding of fractions. Using models can help students clarify ideas that are often confused in a purely symbolic mode and construct mental referents that enable them to perform fraction tasks meaningfully.

A menu of items, tips, ideas, activities, and support where Teacher's "Take-Out" educational materials to use in their classrooms. Serving classrooms K-5th Grade.