Equivalence (addition and subtraction) – Printable and Digital Activity Cards

Grades 1-3 Scales are a great hands-on tool for comparing numbers and learning about equivalence and it is a lot of fun for students to use. These printable and digital activity cards aim to help practice equivalence and addition/subtraction using the concept of the scale. The students can use a …

Decimals, Decimal fractions, and Percentages – Visual Activity cards (google slides version included)

Decimal numbers is often a challenging concept for students. When teaching decimal numbers, I first review the basics of thousands, hundreds, tens, and ones and then introduce tenths, hundredths, and thousandths. I always start with decimal fractions and how they translate into decimal numbers. Make sure that your students understand that decimal …

Decimal-Escape (+google slides version)

If you are here for the google slides version of the game please follow the link below if not, read on for the instructions and the printable version. https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/14c8OvjihvShKyTKqmWHcW4_yMcalx1YfhWXGHruNDJQ/copy Grades 3 and up Decimal fractions, decimals. It seems that this week will be all about decimal numbers, and decimal fractions. …

Decimal Fractions, Decimal Numbers , Percentages – Visual cards perfect for Card Games

Grades 3 and up Decimal Fractions to Decimals Decimals are a challenging concept and many students find it confusing. The key is to provide a lot of visuals and make sure students understand fractions. Decimals include a decimal point to represent a whole number plus a fraction of a whole number (tenths, hundredths, …

Starting with multiplication- Arrays and Area models activities (+google slides)

Arrays are a great way to introduce multiplication in grade 2 and 3. Playing with arrays will help students model multiplication as repeated addition and understand the properties of multiplication. It is very important that we help students visualize and understand multiplication early on so that we build a strong …

Free print to play-Array Maze (now virtual)

If you are familiar with the game and you want to get to the virtual version follow the link below, make a copy and play! Otherwise read on and download the files to print. https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1zxdFL1RJ5VRk_v1RQfhOZERXPLOrW9wibFwHbQqbVGM/copy Grades 2 and up Arrays are a perfect way to first introduce multiplication and start …