The Fraction Pizza is an awesome way to differentiate when teaching fractions. Understand a fraction a/b with as a sum of fractions . Understand addition and subtraction of fractions as joining and separating parts referring to the same whole.

Something fun for the kids - Halloween Craft : Vampire Bat toilet paper roll (completely stripped and clean), black construction paper, chalk (for the face), scissors, and glue.

"On the white paper (plain popcorn) I wrote numbers, on the yellow (buttered popcorn) I wrote math symbols (+ â€“ x ). Students can then choose 2 pieces of white popcorn and 1 piece of yellow. They write the equation and answer in their books.

parts of speech word sort {language arts}--Kids each come up and pick a stick out of my hand and they would have to place it in the right cup! If thereâ€™s extra time, they can use the word in a sentence

Multiplication array chart: This would be THE coolest thing for a team to post in the hallway. Kids can contribute array illustrations for the chart. Maybe our team can do this next week.

Started by setting out a couple of addition flash cards and the child to make the addition problem with the cubes. Show child that they can self check with the answers on the back. Can also use with Legos!