Learning Math

#### Earth Day and Math

Earth day is April 22! Use these lesson plans to integrate math with the environment. Graphing Trash Material (Pre-K – 2 Lesson) http://illuminations.nctm.org/LessonDetail.aspx?id=L206 In this les... Back###### Earth Day and Math

#### Math Birthday Trick

How to add, subtract, multiply and divide and arrive at the person's birth month and date as result. Back###### Math Birthday Trick

#### prime number multiplication.ppt

An easy method to multiply any number by prime number. Back###### prime number multiplication.ppt

#### Few important tips.(Whole Numbers)ppt

Children find multiplication and division of whole numbers difficult. Here are some tips to make maths easy. Practice sums are also given. Back###### Few important tips.(Whole Numbers)ppt

#### questionsslideshs.ppt

This set of questioning slides is the same as the previous but with a ms/hs theme to make it more appealing to middle school/high school teachers and students. Again, I recommend posting 5 or 6 at a time to build your... Back###### questionsslideshs.ppt

#### questionsslides.ppt

I recommend posting 5 or 6 of these slides around your classroom to use as needed to move students to higher order thinking. Then change them out as the questions become a natural part of your discussions. The seconda... Back###### questionsslides.ppt

#### Presentation1.ppt

I have uploaded a ppt file on verification of simple multiplication sums.It is useful for all age groups. This method is fool proof. I may upload some more like this in future. Thanks Mrs. Kausalya Janardanan Back###### Presentation1.ppt

#### Take Illuminations with You!

Illuminations' Coin Box (pre-K-5) is now on-the-go! It's gone through a redesign, and it's also rewritten in HTML5! So, whether it's on your desktop or on your tablet, you can learn how to count, collect, exchange, a... Back###### Take Illuminations with You!

#### Top Ten Grades 3-5 Lesson Plans & Activities from Illuminations

Lesson PlansRankTitleDescription1Math Vocabulary BingoThis lesson provides students an opportunity to assess their understanding of mathematical vocabulary as they relate to key concepts from the five content areas. T... Back###### Top Ten Grades 3-5 Lesson Plans & Activities from Illuminations

#### Infusing math shifts.pdf

Thanks so much to Jefferson-Lewis-Hamilton-Herkimer-Oneida BOCES Race to the Top Network Team. They have done a great job! Back###### Infusing math shifts.pdf

#### FractionDecimalPercentWorksheet.pdf

This is a great tool for helping students see the relationship between fractions, decimals, and percents. The students models the number representation provided whether it be the fraction, decimal, or percent. Then wr... Back###### FractionDecimalPercentWorksheet.pdf

#### MakingSenseofDecimalMultiplication.pdf

This is a great article from NCTM that will help with decimal multiplication. Back###### MakingSenseofDecimalMultiplication.pdf

#### What are your Favorite STEM Resources?

One Illuminations' unit that supports STEM is called, Making Sense of Percent Concentrations: Don't Freeze the Engine. This three-day collection of lesson plans helps guide students through a rich exploration of perc... Back###### What are your Favorite STEM Resources?

#### Top Ten PreK-2 Lesson Plans & Activities from Illuminations

Having trouble sorting through all the wonderful resources Illuminations has to offer? Not to worry! We've complied a fail-proof list of our top ten! Have comments, suggestions, and or evidence of impact? We'd love to... Back###### Top Ten PreK-2 Lesson Plans & Activities from Illuminations

#### Exploring the Cosmos Challenge

NCTM's Baltimore Regional Conference and Exposition starts tomorrow! The opening session is a talk given by Sten Odenwald (National Institute of Aerospace, Hampton, VA) on How to Explore the Cosmos with Just a Little... Back###### Exploring the Cosmos Challenge

#### What is your favorite warm-up suited for all grade levels?

Venn Diagram Warm-Up A shower curtain can be bought to make this warm-up activity a permanent area in your classroom. Materials: CompassSticky notes (1 per student)Index cards (one per set) Step 1: Depending on ... Back###### What is your favorite warm-up suited for all grade levels?

#### Pan Balance Lessons to Help Students Make Sense of Symbols & Reason Abstractly and Quantitatively

Illuminations has three Pan Balance applets to help you and your students learn how to make sense of symbols and reason abstractly and quantitatively: 1) (3-8) Pan Balance – Shapes Exploring Relations... Back###### Pan Balance Lessons to Help Students Make Sense of Symbols & Reason Abstractly and Quantitatively

#### ELL word problems.docx

Here are 11 steps that my first grade team and I use to teach first grade ELL students word problems. I hope that they will help other teachers. Back###### ELL word problems.docx

#### Monster Math Challenge.pdf

Flyer promoting the Labyrinth Math Challenge —a free online math contest for grades 6–8 running now through June 15th. While playing Lure of the Labyrinth, students use mathematical thinking to navig... Back###### Monster Math Challenge.pdf

#### slopeProgram.doc

This is one of the first programs I introduced to my students. I wanted to show them the power of the TI calculator. They loved it! The just loved the fact that they didnt have to memorize formulas and plug in values... Back###### slopeProgram.doc