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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

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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

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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

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This is the second in the multiplication series. After learning about the meaning of multiplication, students will be ready to move on to both single and double digit multiplication in these puzzles. They will work with the traditional algorithm,

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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

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A more accessible version of addition and subtraction for the younger grade levels! This would be appropriate for 2nd grade and early 3rd.
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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

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In this resource students must reason about introductory place value concepts using ten frames, number lines, bundles and stick, expanded form, standard form and word names. They use their knowledge about ones, tens and hundreds to solve these

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This bundle includes two of my Reasoning Puzzles:
Reasoning Puzzles (Meaning of Multiplication)
Reasoning Puzzles (High Level Multiplication)
This resource is here to help students engage in math talk, practice for the SBAC, PARCC or other

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This bundle includes two of my Reasoning Puzzles:
Reasoning Puzzles (2 Digit Addition and Subtraction)
Reasoning Puzzles (Addition and Subtraction)
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This bundle includes two of my place value Reasoning Puzzles:
Reasoning Puzzles (Early Place Value Concepts)
Reasoning Puzzles (Place Value)
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This is a free sampler of my Reasoning Puzzle series. There are five different puzzles with 6 prompts each, so in total 30 problems. They vary in levels of difficulty, but the paid product is tiered, meaning it gets more difficult as the puzzles go

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Why use mini debates?
So many students think math is about having a problem and just getting an answer. In truth, math is about thinking, analyzing otherâ€™s thinking and responding to think more deeply. When students are presented with math

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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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MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

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

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GRADES

1^{st}, 2^{nd}, 3^{rd}, 4^{th}, 5^{th}, 6^{th}, 7^{th}, 8^{th}, 9^{th}, 10^{th}, 11^{th}, 12^{th}, Homeschool, Staff

SUBJECTS

English Language Arts, Reading, Specialty, Math, Applied Math, Arithmetic, Basic Operations, Fractions, Geometry, Measurement, Numbers, Other (Math), Social Studies - History, Computer Science - Technology, Math Test Prep, Geography, Critical Thinking, Statistics, Word Problems, Writing, Mental Math, Decimals, Place Value, Tools for Common Core, For All Subjects, Informational Text, Early Intervention