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Learn why you should be using Google Forms during your math workshop block. Google Forms Quizzes are self-checking assessments that will save you time during math test prep.

Why you should be using Google Forms in your classroom

Math workshop. It sounds like an awesome idea, but how will you make it work? What will students be doing while you’re teaching a small group? How will you find the time to grade those independent practice sheets? If you’ve asked yourself these questions, you will want to read on. 🙂 What are Google Forms? If

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Fractions Equivalent to Whole Numbers Interactive Math Lesson Free Fractions Activity to Review Writing Fractions as Whole Numbers Includes Free Math Interactive Activity Printable

Fractions Equivalent to Whole Numbers

Are your students struggling with fractions equivalent to whole numbers? If so, this hands-on math activity will help your students see how an improper fraction can be equivalent to a whole number. A free printable is included for you to use with your guided math groups. The Importance of Drawing Area Models It’s important for students

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Measuring Volume Free Math Activity Introduce Measuring Volume with this interactive activity. Students create rectangular prime and fill them up centimeter cubes. Free printable and examples

Measuring Volume Interactive Activities

Before moving on to measuring volume, take a few minutes to review what it means to measure area. When we measure area, we are measuring the surface space inside the boundary of a two-dimensional (flat) shape. We measure area using square units. When we measure volume, we measure the amount of space a three-dimensional (solid) shape

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Introduce Adding Fractions with this FREE Whole Group Lesson. Fractions math workshop lesson. Free fractions activities

Word Problems to Introduce Adding Fractions

Let’s talk about adding fractions. You could give students problems such as 1/2 + 1/2 and 3/4 + 1/4 to solve. Most will get the correct answers, but introducing adding fractions using word problems is powerful. It gives students an opportunity to strengthen their understanding of fractions. The focus of these word problems is for

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Introducing Equivalent Fractions using Equal Sharing Problems

In this blog post I will share with you 3 word problems you can use with your students when introducing fraction equivalence. Put away those manipulatives for this lesson. Students will only need their pencil and paper 🙂 Practice Problem #1: Whole-Group Instruction These word problems are perfect as a whole group introduction to equivalent

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Elapsed Time Anchor Chart and Free Activities for your Third Grade Math Classroom

Elapsed Time Anchor Chart and Free Activities

Are you ready to introduce elapsed time to your students? If you feel they may need to review basic telling time, you can find a free activity here. Elapsed time can be tricky, so it’s best to use visuals when introducing this concept. Two common visuals are number lines and t-charts. Number Line Model It’s

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