Thursday, October 23, 2014

Geometry Task Cards & 3rd Grade Nov Math Stations


Task Cards for 2nd Grade Geometry Standards... posted!
Measurement and Data task cards up next... after...


in the next few days!!!

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Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Place Value Blocks Organized!!


This week we have working on place value...
This summer I purchased these containers at the Dollar Tree ($1) and
getting place value blocks has never been nicer!!!
I have 14 sets (partners share)... clean up was swift, blocks were organized and the process was quick.
Definitely a good purchase!!

I heard that some of you can't find them at your Dollar Tree...
Check this link out...
maybe they'll send them to the store to avoid postage???


I was going to add a label to the boxes, however, they even look nice without and it is pretty explanatory what's inside ;) Cross it off my list!!
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Saturday, October 18, 2014

Pumpkin Math for the Day


One of my favorite fall activities... one that I have done for YEARS!!!
Depending on the class... some years I invite the kids to bring in a pumpkin... sometimes I just pick up 4 or 5 and have them work together in teams to measure, weigh, compare, count and decorate their orange sphere.  When time permits... I carve their pumpkins and place glow sticks inside for a fun effect and decoration for our school wide Halloween parade. It always amazes me how many kids have NEVER carved a pumpkin.
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Tuesday, October 14, 2014

November Printables


Printables for November!!

This project is nearly complete ;)
Could anyone use a copy?
Leave me a comment below... and I'll be back tonight!
CONGRATULATIONS ASHLEY...check your email ;)


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Even and Odd this week

 It's even and odd this week!!
 

Each Friday we complete the specific SCOOT to go with the math standard.
It takes the final 40 minutes of our day.
We have 4 rotations:
SCOOT
PRACTICE
MEMORY
WORKSHEET
 I divide the kids into 4 groups. .. usually by my 4 tables.
 I set the timer for 9 minutes. 
When the timer goes off the groups SCOOT to the next activity.
Their ticket out the door is their completed booklet.
 
I love having another assessment to see their
 understanding of the math standard of the week.

 I also have
 
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Monday, October 13, 2014

Halloween Antonym FREEBIE


Here is an antonym freebie for October.
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Sunday, October 12, 2014

Sundays Savings


Today I'm linking up with All Things Apple in 2nd with
Sunday Savings!!
Are you one that loves to thumb through the Sunday ads?
Now you can do it for your classroom, too!
This week my Sunday Savings are all about Halloween!!
Check it out!!


Be sure to stop by All Things Apple in 2nd to find other deals!!
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Saturday, October 11, 2014

Pumpkin Seeds


Sarah at Somewhat Simple 
 made these cute Tic Tac Halloween Labels.


I have 8 adorable mothers that volunteer each  week.
Next week I have a 'lil treat for them.

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