Beyond Traditional Math

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By Beyond Traditional Math
Students get to step into the shoes of a designer in this open ended performance task. After years of begging student's parents are finally letting them design and remodel their bedroom. What is in the problem? There are 6 in-depth problems
Subjects:
Math, Applied Math, Word Problems
Grades:
Homeschool, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Projects, Activities, Test Prep
$3.00
369
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By Beyond Traditional Math
If you've been paying attention to the assessments that are following the Common Core State Standards, then you know that we need to raise rigor in our classrooms when it comes to problem solving. These problems will help prepare students for
Subjects:
Math, Math Test Prep, Word Problems
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Rubrics, Activities, Test Prep
$3.50
505
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By Beyond Traditional Math
Everyone loves to mini golf! In this math project students design mini golf course holes on paper, buy supplies, and build their design as a model. It is an engaging math project that became a student favorite. This math project has been used for
Subjects:
Math, Geometry, Measurement
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Projects, GATE
CCSS:
3.G.A.1, 4.G.A.1, 4.G.A.2
$5.00
267
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By Beyond Traditional Math
Open ended problems encourage students to think outside the box, find multiple answers, and to challenge themselves. I've used these prompts for years to promote math talk in the classroom, and finally put them all together into a large document,
Subjects:
Math, Word Problems, Mental Math
Grades:
Homeschool, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Math Centers, Workbooks, GATE
$10.00
259
Digital Download PDF (7.49 MB)
By Beyond Traditional Math
Strengthen your student's skills with benchmark and equivalent fractions with real world problem solving! Students are given a problem page with lots of reading that includes a recipe, and then a problem to solve. This is especially perfect for
Subjects:
Math, Fractions, Word Problems
Grades:
3rd, 4th
Types:
Projects, Simulations, Activities
$3.00
100
Digital Download PDF (3.15 MB)
By Beyond Traditional Math
My first set of open ended problems became an overnight best seller. I was asked by many buyers to create more, and they are finally here. I think these are just amazingly fun to create, and the students love to solve them. These problems will help
Subjects:
Math, Math Test Prep, Word Problems
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Rubrics, Activities, Test Prep
$3.50
204
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By Beyond Traditional Math
Students plan an epic sleepover in this open ended performance task! What is in the problem? There are 11 in-depth problems within this gigantic problem (each step is it's own problem) walking the student through what they need to do. The
Subjects:
Math, Applied Math, Word Problems
Grades:
Homeschool, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Projects, Activities, Test Prep
$3.00
108
Digital Download PDF (6.07 MB)
By Beyond Traditional Math
Go beyond coloring sheets and cleaning up the playground for Earth Day. Go deeper with students by studying important environmental issues. The Great Pacific Garbage Patch is an environmental problem in the Pacific Ocean. Discovered in 1997, it is
Subjects:
Math, Writing, Informational Text
Grades:
Homeschool, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Nonfiction Book Study, Minilessons
$5.00
176
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By Beyond Traditional Math
Tired of using worksheets to teach map skills? I used worksheets for years but something didn't feel right. I knew my students weren't learning map skills deeply when I was teaching this way. That was when the Hands on Map Skills project was
Subjects:
Applied Math, Geography, Social Studies - History
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Projects, Lesson Plans (Bundled), GATE
$5.00
131
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By Beyond Traditional Math
Incorporate problem solving into your math block with 90 practice word problems that are based on CGI (Cognitively Guided Instruction) problem types. These multiplication and division problem types are in the Common Core State Standards and
Subjects:
Math, Basic Operations, Word Problems
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Math Centers, Activities, Printables
CCSS:
3.OA.A.3
$5.00
103
Digital Download PDF (4.70 MB)
By Beyond Traditional Math
Students are asked to become builders and designers as they make movie theaters! This is an in-depth look at arrays and the conceptual understanding behind multiplication. This is a perfect project for those students that continually mix up the
Subjects:
Math, Basic Operations, Word Problems
Grades:
Homeschool, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Projects, Activities, Test Prep
$5.00
77
Digital Download PDF (11.09 MB)
By Beyond Traditional Math
This resource is here to help students engage in math talk, practice for the SBAC, PARCC or other standardized tests, and to work through the Standards for Mathematical Practice. In this activity, students decide for themselves whether six
Subjects:
Math, Word Problems, Place Value
Grades:
Homeschool, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Math Centers, Activities, Test Prep
$3.00
340
Digital Download PDF (1.76 MB)
By Beyond Traditional Math
This bundle includes ALL eleven of my Reasoning Puzzles, with all 110 puzzles: Reasoning Puzzles: Early Place Value, Place Value and Rounding, Meaning of Multiplication, Higher Level Multiplication, 2 Digit Addition/Subtraction, Addition and
Subjects:
Math, Word Problems, Place Value
Grades:
Homeschool, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Test Prep, Printables
$33.00
$27.00
76
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By Beyond Traditional Math
This resource is here to help students engage in math talk, practice for the SBAC, PARCC or other standardized tests, and to work through the Standards for Mathematical Practice. In this activity, students decide for themselves whether six
Subjects:
Math, Basic Operations, Math Test Prep
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Math Centers, Test Prep, GATE
$3.00
144
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By Beyond Traditional Math
In this resource students must reason about introductory fraction concepts: equal parts, fractions on a number line, equivalence, numerators and denominators and fraction bars. This is aligned to the third grade common core state standards, but
Subjects:
Math, Fractions, Numbers
Grades:
Homeschool, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Math Centers, Activities, Test Prep
$3.00
89
Digital Download PDF (1.13 MB)
By Beyond Traditional Math
An architect firm would like to hire your students! In this math project students design a one room space of their choice to learn how to calculate area to estimate flooring needs. They are paid for their designs and can be hired on for more!
Subjects:
Math, Word Problems, Measurement
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Projects, Unit Plans, GATE
CCSS:
3.MD.C.5, 3.MD.C.6, 3.MD.C.7, 4.MD.A.3
$4.00
115
Digital Download PDF (4.96 MB)
By Beyond Traditional Math
Students are asked to become managers of this bakery cupcake shop! This is an in-depth look at groups and the conceptual understanding behind multiplication. This is a perfect project for those students that continually mix up the difference
Subjects:
Math, Basic Operations, Word Problems
Grades:
Homeschool, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Projects, Activities, Test Prep
$5.00
61
Digital Download PDF (9.82 MB)
By Beyond Traditional Math
This resource is here to help students engage in math talk, practice for the SBAC, PARCC or other standardized tests, and to work through the Standards for Mathematical Practice. In this activity, students decide for themselves whether six
Subjects:
Math, Numbers, Place Value
Grades:
Homeschool, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Math Centers, Activities, Test Prep
$3.00
163
Digital Download PDF (1.83 MB)
By Beyond Traditional Math
This resource is here to help students engage in math talk, practice for the SBAC, PARCC or other standardized tests, and to work through the Standards for Mathematical Practice. In this activity, students decide for themselves whether six
Subjects:
Math, Math Test Prep, Measurement
Grades:
Staff, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Math Centers, Activities, Test Prep
$3.00
167
Digital Download PDF (1.36 MB)
By Beyond Traditional Math
This resource is here to help students engage in math talk, practice for the SBAC, PARCC or other standardized tests, and to work through the Standards for Mathematical Practice. In this activity, students decide for themselves whether six
Subjects:
Math, Math Test Prep, Measurement
Grades:
Staff, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Math Centers, Activities, Test Prep
$3.00
129
Digital Download PDF (1.39 MB)
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Elementary Math Coach, 10 years experience teaching 3rd and 4th grade. Striving to teach deep conceptual understanding through real world math projects, math talk, and rigorous problem solving.

MY TEACHING STYLE

Problem/Project Based Learning, Inquiry Learning, Hands on Activities. I use Jane Pollock's GANAG format for many of my products. Her method is research based and gets results! My math lessons heavily focus on the Standards for Mathematical Practice.

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Bachelor's Degree in Pyschology/Human Development Teaching License Grade 1-8 Master's Degree in Educational Technology

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