The “butterfly method” for comparing, adding, and subtracting fractions – WHY are teachers teaching this? Although it seems like a fun, easy way to add
Have you used the array game with your math students? It’s a great game for reviewing multiplication with a twist of critical thinking and problem
I’ve got a metric conversions matching activity for you to use with your upper elementary or middle school math students! After measuring
Education is quite the rollercoaster ride, isn’t it? Students navigate through a maze of subjects to grasp the big picture of the world. There’s this
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
Middle school math – it’s that phase of a student’s journey where numbers and equations can sometimes feel like a wild rollercoaster ride. You know,
Do you remember what it was like in middle school? I certainly do. I recall sitting in math class, surrounded by my classmates. All of
In a previous post, Math Centers in Middle School, we took an exciting plunge into the world of using math centers in the middle school
Do you know what one of the most dreadful parts of teaching is? Opening your lesson plan book to plan for the week, month, or
Whether you are a well-versed teacher or just starting out, you know that middle schoolers love to talk—a lot. Like L O V E to
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:
I’ve been creating resources for teachers since 2012 and have worked in the elearning industry for about five years as well!
If you’re looking for ideas and resources to help you teach math (and a little ELA), I can help you out!