Encouraging students to find math everywhere they go

Insecteaters!
Skills: Estimation, Multiplication

Pick up the Pace!
Skills: Estimation, Division, Converting hours to minutes

Create your own math video
Many of you are teaching your children at home right now, and I know you are looking for ideas. There are lots of math resources out there – math games, puzzles, worksheets. You can also teach lots of great math skills by cooking in the kitchen, working in the garden, playing games. MATH IS EVERYWHERE…… Read more

Monarchs and Milkweed
I found a Monarch butterfly flying around the milkweed in my garden. I’m hoping it will lay some eggs and we might have some caterpillars. I’m wondering how much those caterpillars will eat… No eggs yet, but I will definitely post pictures if we are lucky enough to get some eggs and caterpillars… Skills: Multiplication,… Read more

Now that’s corny!
Skills: Multiplication/Division, Unit cost

How many ways can you make a dollar?
Happy New Year! I took off a few weeks for the holidays, but I’m ready to find lots of math in 2020! Here we go… Skills: Equivalent sets of coins

Santa Bucee
If you are visiting my site, I would appreciate your feedback. Please leave a comment and let me know what I can do to make this site more applicable to your students. Thank you! Skills: Multiplication, Division, Estimation (rounding)

Washington Monument 2
Skills: Subtraction, Fractions, Convert feet to inches

Washington Monument 1
Skills: Addition and Subtraction of whole numbers

Flying fox!
Skills: Multiplication
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