So... do I need to explain the feeling I get when a student tells me, "This is AWESOME!", or "I LOVE division, Mrs. Beattie!", or "Do we have time to play multiplication I Have, Who Has?".... um, YES, yes we do!! And guess what...? I heard all of these things this past week alone! (Can you see me smiling?!)
As I've posted before, my Multiplication Basic Facts "I Have, Who Has" Game has become a real favorite in my classroom. My kids are really nuts about it! This past week I posted a couple more fun math resources that I'll be using with my class in the coming weeks.
We are starting our algebra unit this week, so I spent some time this weekend getting a set of SMART Board lessons ready to go. There are activities on the relationship between numbers in equations,
concepts of equality (I love the scale balance activities!),
and finally, the use of variables in equations. Tricky for some, but oh-so-satisfying when they get it!
This should be fun!
I also posted my new Find-A-Ship Game! In the style of Battleship, I
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