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Math Fair 2014

We’ll it’s official, we just completed our Second Annual Math Fair!  I couldn’t be more proud.  Many of you who have been following me for a while know that I did a Math Fair with my students last year.  It has truly been the highlight…

Here’s Your Chance to Join @ClassroomChamps and Connect with Top Athletes

A little over a year ago, my students and I were introduced to a little program called Classroom Champions.  Through Skype in the Classroom we got the opportunity to talk with Olympic Gold Medalist Steve Mesler and learn about goal setting. What is Classroom Champions?…

Fun Brain Breaks with @GoNoodle

Recently I heard about the website GoNoodle.  We know that sometimes class can lull or we need to just break up our day, and what better way to do that then with a “brain break”.  Because of that I have fallen in love with GoNoodle,…

10 stations, TONS of FUN!

I love teaching and have had fun making these great projects and doing these amazing things with kids.  But in all the hustle and bustle in the name of “learning” sometimes I forget that there is so much learning that happens when we allow kids…

Math PBL, Benchmark, and Results

The past few weeks we’ve been gearing up to take our Spring Math Benchmark.  Being in a classroom that doesn’t use class time to teach test formatted questions and being that I refuse to do worksheets, I had to figure out some way to review…