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Word Problems for Multiplying Fractions By Whole Numbers

*This post contains affiliated links One of my favorite teaching positions in the public school was my time spent as a math coach. I thoroughly enjoyed having the time to really research the math we were learning and finding creative ways for us to teach them. One goal we took on, was to keep a math journal.… Continue reading Word Problems for Multiplying Fractions By Whole Numbers

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Division of Whole Numbers Leading to Answers with Fractions

  *This post contains affiliated links 2 ÷ 3 No, you did not read that wrong. No that is not a type o. Yes, this problem is actually very easy to solve. Easier than you think. I remember as a math coach presenting a problem to a group of fifth graders. It was actually simple,… Continue reading Division of Whole Numbers Leading to Answers with Fractions

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Coordinate System Calendar Pieces

*This post contains affiliated links February is official here, and today I wanted to share a new set of calendar pieces. They are pink and red to fit in with a Valentine’s Day theme, and all month long the students get to work on drawing a picture using a coordinate system and clues given daily. Don’t… Continue reading Coordinate System Calendar Pieces

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Multiplying Fractions on a Number Line Game

    I’m so excited about this next game that allows students to explore fractions, number lines, and multiplying even more. At this point, you have hopefully completed two interactive notebooks in regard to multiplying fractions on a number line. Step by Step instructions to multiplying fractions on a number line   Practice drawing a… Continue reading Multiplying Fractions on a Number Line Game

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Multiplying Fractions with a Number Line

*This post contains affiliated links I want to quickly share another resource you can use for teaching multiplying fractions on a number line. This is a different type of interactive notebook, where you create a number line using step by step directions that are already prewritten and pasted into their math journals. I highly suggest that every… Continue reading Multiplying Fractions with a Number Line

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Decimal of the Day

*This post contains affliated links. I enjoyed doing the fraction of the day so much, I decided that my next two post would be other calendar pieces you could use based on the needs of your students. Going right along with fractions, I created a decimal of the day. Though decimals don’t throw students off… Continue reading Decimal of the Day

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Fraction of The Day

Last time we met, we talked about giving calendar a try in upper grades for a month. Well, I decided to throw in one more freebie to help you get started. I wish I could tell you exactly where this idea has come from, but I’ve seen similar printables like this when I was teaching.… Continue reading Fraction of The Day