I am sure many of you will agree that looking at the common core math standards can be confusing at times. I have decided to start a new blog series where I will do my best to look at…

The school year is halfway through. If you’re like me, you are thankful for this winter break and are enjoying time with family. You are also using your break to review what is working in your classroom and what needs…

I’m always on the lookout for math stations that will make math workshop run smoothly. Today I’m going to share with you one of my favorite math stations: Math Sorts! Why use math sorts? There is no prep! Just…

Teaching reading in a small group setting has always made sense to me. I’ve been doing ‘centers/guided reading’ back since my 2nd year of teaching (in 1st grade). Well – I think it was my first year of third…

October is just around the corner, so I want to share with you some very fun multiplication and division math games that I use in my classroom. These games are perfect for you to add to your math stations…

It’s back to school time!! I’d like to share with you some pages that will hopefully help in your 1st week of school planning. These pages are part of my 4th grade morning work packet and are perfect for…