To introduce line plots, I start with what my 5th graders should already know---line plots with whole numbers should have been covered in 4t...
Pencils DO NOT have to be the bane of your existence!  I love my pencil system and it works great for my fifth graders. 1.  I use a ma...
Math Winner Games is just what your math class needs in the cold,dreary winter! Students in groups will name a country, design a flag, an...
Are your students EXCITED for Christmas?! So very excited that they just can't do regular math right now?! Let Tacky Christmas Swe...
I am so honored to be a guest blogger on Rachel Lynette's awesome education blog, Minds in Bloom!  Check out my post about investing ...
That prayer request that you have prayed, begged, and pleaded with God to answer—do you believe He can answer in just one word?    Wh...
Sometimes your plan works perfectly. Sometimes you know exactly how long a lesson will take and you precisely time every moment down to ...