Back to School: Back to School Math About Me is a collection of printable math activities by Games 4 Learning. These activities are great for math at the beginning of the year.
These 12 Back to School math activities are all based on numbers and math concepts related to the student. They are designed to make the first math lessons of the year fun, interesting and relevant to the student as they return back to school. They are 'All About Me' activities with a math focus.
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Many of these back to school math ideas are perfect as a first day of school math activity.
They are also ideal as ‘getting to know you’ activities as these back to school math activities require students to share information about themselves.
This Back to School Math About Me collection includes 12 different back to school ideas that can be used in the first weeks of school.
Each activity includes a printable math sheet and also instructions and suggestions for the teacher.
Back to School Math About Me includes -
What’s My Number? Back to School Math Game - A getting to know you number game for the whole class
Figure Me Out – Students Write Equations About Numbers in Their Life
Make A Me Cube - Students construct a cube loaded with information about themselves. This activity is ideal for launching into a study of three dimensional shapes.
Numbers About Me Poster Puzzle - Students construct a poster about numbers in their lives and present it as a puzzle for others to try guessing. This is an all about me, numbers about me poster. Use it as a back to school display!
The Long, Long Me - A measuring activity using non-standard units.
We Are Similar and Different - This simple compare and contrast activity requires students to present their findings in a Venn Diagram.
How Many Do I Have? - This back to school math activity challenges students to find things in their lives that correspond to each number.
Name Values - This activity focuses on students’ names and has students calculating the value of names. It then challenges them to find names with particular values.
A Timeline About … - Each student constructs their own personal all about me timeline. Great back to school math activity that focuses on the calendar and linear time.
Give Me A Minute - What can they do in one minute? They are about to find out! Students time each other performing certain tasks.
When's My Birthday? - Play the guessing game. Record birthdays on the 12 colorful birthday month charts and students construct a Birthday Graph.
Eliminate Number Game - A fun back to school number game that uses the properties of numbers relevant to the students' lives!
12 Back to school math activities for engaging students as they focus on numbers, time, measurement, shapes and math diagrams all related to the student!
This collection gives you a selection of math activities that will provide you with back to school math, first day of school math and getting to know you math!
A great way to start the school year and a great way to engage your students in fun, challenging and interesting back to school math activities.
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Hope the kids enjoy the Back to School Math Activities!