## Math Wheels for Note-taking?

### Five Reasons to Use Mixed Math Practice

Do you use mixed math practice regularly in your math classes?  I know time is of the essence in trying to get through all of

### New Year Activities for Middle School Math

Time to ring in the New Year with some engaging new year activities for middle school math! How do you approach the New Year in

### Gift Ideas for Math Teachers

Are you looking for the perfect gift for the math teacher(s) in your life?  The math teacher could be your child’s math teacher, a relative

### Fun Holiday Games for Middle School Math

If you’re looking for a few fun holiday games (math and other) for middle school classes as you head into the holiday season, look no

### Algebraic Equations Activity: I Have, Who Has

Do you need an engaging algebraic equations activity to help your middle school math students practice solving one-step equations? Your students will love using the

### Teaching Properties of Multiplication and Addition

Properties of multiplication and addition – how well do your middle school math students understand these? My students often confused the Commutative and Associative properties…..do

### Teacher Tips for Parent-Teacher Conferences in Middle School Math

Are you a teacher getting ready for parent-teacher conferences in middle school? If so, you’re in luck! We’ve put together a list of tips to

### Using Logic Puzzles in Middle School Math

Do you remember the last time your middle school math students solved a logic puzzle? Chances are, they had a lot of fun with it!

### Extensions for Gifted Students in Middle School Math

What do extensions for gifted students in middle school math look like in your school and in your classes? Do you have a gifted specialist

### Extensions for Gifted Students in Middle School Math Part 2

What do extensions for gifted students in middle school math look like in your school and in your classes? Do you have a gifted specialist

### Professional Development for Middle School Math Teachers

Seven Free Sessions of Professional Development for Middle School Math Teachers Are you looking for some free professional development for middle school math teachers? Or

### Engaging Fraction Games and Activities

Upper Elementary and Middle School Fraction Practice Ready for some engaging fraction games and activities to help upper elementary and middle school math students master

Welcome to Cognitive Cardio Math! I’m Ellie, a wife, mom, grandma, and dog ‘mom,’ and I’ve spent just about my whole life in school! With nearly 30 years in education, I’ve taught:

• All subject areas in 4th and 5th grades
• Math, ELA, and science in 6th grade (middle school)

I’ve been creating resources for teachers since 2012 and have worked in the elearning industry for about five years as well!