Category: Math

Telling Time to the Hour and Half Hour

CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.1.MD.B.3Tell and write time in hours and half-hours using analog and digital clocks. Telling time in first grade is something that I feel like I am constantly spiraling back to.  As soon as I think ALL most of my first graders can tell and write time to half-hours, I find that someone is looking at

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Tried-It Tuesday: Math Slide

I am so glad to have found Tara at The Elementary Math Maniac!  Tara has given me tons of great ideas for math-if you love teaching math like me or if you simply have to teach  math and are looking for new ideas hop on over and check out Tara’s blog! 🙂 Tara introduced me

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Workshop Wednesday: Working Holidays into Math Centers

I am excited to link up with Jivey for her “Workshop Wednesday!”  This week we are discussing ways to fit in holiday fun with our math centers and workshop. It is hard to believe Thanksgiving only a week ago as the world around us immediately changes the focus to winter things (and I can’t say

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Motivating Students to Help Fact Fluency

I am excited to be linking up today with Joanne, from Head Over Heels for Teaching, on ways to “Spark Student Motivation!” There are always so many useful and unique ideas that can easily be applied to any grade level-so if you haven’t checked it out be sure to head on over to her fabulous

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Five for Friday on a Saturday!

Busy, busy, busy!  It is hard to believe it is already October and our first week is of the month is finished!  Students are having fun and learning lots each and everyday. 1. Pen Pals We are so excited to be buddied up with Tamra and Sarah from First Grade Buddies!  This is the first

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The TPT Sale: Best & Most Linky!

We are so excited to link up with Christina over at Bunting, Books, and Bainbridge for this fun yearbook themed linky of the ‘Best & Most’ TPT products for the big sale this Sunday 8/19 and Monday 8/20! Teacher’s Pet:  Every teacher needs this Building Vocabulary Pack to help build students’ knowledge of vocabulary out

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Must Read Math Mentor Text-Domino Addition

Weekends have been crazy busy this summer that I haven’t had as much time as I would like to be linking up with one of my linkies!  Don’t worry I have still been reading (and pinning) all the great mentor texts that I need to search my local library for or purchase and add to

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Tune into Technology Linky: QR Codes and a Giveaway!

We can’t believe it, but today is our last Tune into Technology linky– it’s been such a fun six weeks learning all sorts of new technology ideas that we can’t wait to try out in our classrooms in a few weeks.  We hope you link up with us, or Kristin at iteach1:1,  one last time letting

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