Math Madness Wednesday: Puzzles


This week’s topic is PUZZLES!  Do you use puzzles in your classroom?  My kids LOVE puzzles (and, honestly, so do I!) so why not make them educational!?   There are lots of different ways to make puzzles.  They can all look the same or the pieces can be very different.  They can have only 2…

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Math Madness Wednesday: Adding


Ah, September!  When everything gets busy and back to “normal”….and EVERYTHING smells like apples or pumpkins!    I do love the fall (crunchy leaves, comfy hoodies, warm soup, and of course, football), but it does mean our lives get busier.  From homework to soccer to appointments, and even a bunch of birthdays in this family,…

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Math Madness Wednesday: Tens Frames


I can’t believe August is almost over!!  Where has the time gone?  We went to the beach this past weekend to have a bonfire and kind of say goodbye to summer.  It was beautiful, yet sad! This week’s topic is Tens Frames.  Since it is the beginning of the year, I know many of you…

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Math Madness Wednesday: New Math Ideas for a New Year

As the calendar flipped to August, most of us began realizing that we can’t put off Back to School any longer.  Hopefully, you had a chance to relax, refresh, and rejuvinate!  And, if you are like most of us, you also re-imagined your classroom and routines!   One of the new things I am loving…

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