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Ready, aim, place value!

June 21st, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Math

My title is ready in the wrong order.  You have to identify the correct place value before you can aim the tank and fire.  This three level game might be useful in the lower grades in September (when it seems as if everyone is talking about place value). You can see the complete post here […]

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Ways to understand higher math

June 18th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Math

If you are looking for algebra or calculus help, you might want to try Study Geek.  There are problem calculators (the good thing is you can put in your own problem).  The bad thing is the free version only shows the answer (you can upgrade for the step by step results).  The good thing there […]

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Achieve the core

June 18th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Language Arts, Content - Math

Sometimes it is funny how things work out.  At a staff meeting just last week, someone showed Achieve the Core- and then on Sunday, it appeared in TeachersFirst.  If you are looking for CCS lessons, support for developing CCS based questions, as well as teachers’ perspective in the change in standards, you should consider this […]

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TED Ed Math in Real Life

June 13th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Math

  From card arrangements, to music, to pizza, to online dating- this TED Ed site hosts 33 lessons for math in the real world.  Maybe there are some answers to the age old question “ How come we have to learn this?  I am never going to need math!”  IIn addition to the video, there […]

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