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# Mathematics

## 5 Ways To Teach Addition With Place Value That Actually Make Sense

It’s easy to think that you can get to school going the same route everyday, and most probably do. But, For other people in your community, they need to get to school using a different route. If they ...

## 7 Fun Activities For Teaching Word Problems That Actually Work!

Word problems are an important part of math instruction because they show students how they can use the math they are learning in the classroom in real life. A skill they will be using constantly ...

## 5 Telling Time Activities That Are Actually Fun!

Telling time is an essential skill that students will use for the rest of their lives, but it can be a little tricky at first. That's why I like to make sure that my lessons on this topic are super ...

## How To Align Activities With Your Specific Standard Without The Headache

Have you ever read through your state standards only to scratch your head and say, “Where do I even begin?” Okay, I’m about to share all my secrets. In fact, what I’m about to show you is exactly what ...

## How To Increase Math Fact Fluency

First let’s talk about what math fact fluency is and is not. Fluency is the ability to recall the answers to basic math facts automatically and without hesitation. This does not mean we start teaching ...