## Math Wheels for Note-taking?

### Tips for Teaching Exponent Rules

Sometimes I wish learning was straightforward. But it seems that at all grade levels, no matter what you teach, there are exceptions to the general

### How to Teach Exponents in Middle School with Math Wheels

Teaching exponents is a personal highlight for me. However, I noticed that my middle school students struggled to grasp the concept. I turned to my

### Using Math Anchor Charts and Bulletin Boards to Empower Students

In the bustling world of teaching, I often marvel at the dedication of educators who draw detailed anchor charts. I admit I’ve fallen down the

### Tips for Teaching Ratios and Rates in 6th, 7th and 8th Grade Math

Are your students hitting a bit of a roadblock when it comes to wrapping their heads around ratios and rates? Need a fun and colorful

### Math Intervention Made Easy with Math Wheels

I am always on the lookout for activities I can use repeatedly so that my students can have a familiar resource to look back on.

### 7th Grade Math Magic: Unlocking Potential With Math Wheels

Have you ever wondered what goes on in the minds of 7th graders when it comes to math? Seventh grade is an exciting time filled

### 6th Grade Math: Mastering Through the Magic of Math Doodle Wheels

Teaching 6th grade can be amazing, but it can also be stressful to figure out how to engage 6th graders in their learning. The “too

### 5th Grade Math Success with Math Wheels

You likely know me as a middle school math teacher. But before that, I taught both 4th grade and 5th grade math. I always thought

### Math Wheels: Ultimate Companion For Math Notes in 4th Grade

When I was a student, many of my notes were written out by hand or fill-in-the-blank. My mind would wander a little when taking notes,

### Using Doodle Wheel Graphic Organizers for Math and ELA

Note-Taking in Upper Elementary and Middle School How much do your math and ELA students love taking notes?! I’m guessing it is not their favorite

### Using the Ladder Method in Middle School Math, for GCF, LCM, Factoring

Do you use the ladder method in middle school or elementary math, to find GCF, LCM, or for any other math concepts? If you haven’t

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

• All subject areas in 4thÂ and 5thÂ 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!