## Math Wheels for Note-taking?

### Round Up of Interactive Middle School Math Games

In my classroom, I love finding ways to make math more engaging. One of my favorite strategies is incorporating games and hands-on activities. Our middle

### Probability Games and Activities for the Middle School Classroom

One of the trickiest math concepts I remember learning growing up was probability. Now, as a teacher, I find it just as tricky to teach.

### 10 Innovative Ways to Use Middle School Math Task Card Activities

Looking for some fresh, fun, and engaging activities to use in your math classroom? How about some ideas that don’t require hours of prepping? If

### Math Teacher Resources and Tools to Empower Educators

Your mission to spark the curiosity and passion for math in the young minds of your learners is crucial. However, we know that teaching math

### Math Games for Teachers: Activities for an Epic Start to the Year

Starting a new school year can be hard. You are building relationships with a new set of students while also working to gauge their current

### How To Do Order Of Operations: An Extensive Guide For Teachers

As a math teacher, some concepts are easier to teach than others. Teaching students how to do order of operations is one of those concepts

### 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

### Playing Algebraic Equations Bingo in Middle School Math

Bingo – an oldie but goodie, especially when paired with solving algebraic equations! This post is  from my old blog (and adjusted some:-), sharing how

### Word Wheel Challenge: A Middle School Game

An Engaging Word Game for ANY Subject I love to play thinking games with middle school students, don’t you? (Especially when they don’t really view

### Engaging Middle School Games & Activities

Do you believe that one of the best ways to learn in middle school is by using a variety of games and activities? If so,

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!