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Monday Made It: February

It’s time for Monday Made It with 4th Grade Frolics! Have you heard of “The Progressions” for Common Core math?  I went to a workshop a while ago and the presenter said The Progressions is like a Common Core math bible!  I thought, why was I never given a copy or a link to this…

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Kinesthetic Area and Perimeter

Here’s an easy idea for teaching area and perimeter that your students will love! Take them outside (but first, make it clear that it’s not recess time!). Have them follow behind you in a line as you walk around the edge of the basketball court (or playground, or blacktop, or whatever you have).  Yell out…

Fall Math Ideas

I’m linking up today with Teaching Momster for Math Madness Wednesday. The theme this week is fall math ideas. Sponge Painting Here are some fun activities to do with sponges and paint: To make the sponge shapes I just bought cheap sponges and cut them with a big pair of scissors.  A big piece of…