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Use this easy to prep set of prime factorization expressions to create a self checking, engaging math station or independent practice activity for your students! With two set up options, this activity is perfect for your math class! The no-prep

Subjects:

Math, Algebra, Word Problems

Grades:

6^{th}

Types:

Activities, Printables, Math Centers

Teach one-step equations to your students using this set of notes, activities, and assessments. Start by modeling equations using balanced scales and other objects. Then use the notes to help students understand and learn the steps to solving

Subjects:

Math, Algebra, Basic Operations

Grades:

6^{th}

Types:

Activities, Assessment, Interactive Notebooks

CCSS:

6.EE.B.5, 6.EE.B.6, 6.EE.B.7

Use this easy to prep set of integer expression and word problems to create a self checking, engaging math station or independent practice activity for your students! With two set up options, this activity is perfect for a 6th or 7th grade math

Subjects:

Math, Algebra, Word Problems

Grades:

6^{th}, 7^{th}

Types:

Activities, Printables, Math Centers

CCSS:

7.NS.A.2

Introduce, practice, and assess proportional relationships with this comprehensive interactive notebook set. This set includes information on multiple representations to solve and represent proportions including patterns, physical models, ratio

Subjects:

Math, Algebra, Word Problems

Grades:

6^{th}, 7^{th}

Types:

Assessment, Math Centers, Interactive Notebooks

CCSS:

6.RP.A.3, 6.RP.A.3a

This interactive math notebook set provides real-world and algebraic notes on the properties of operations at the middle school level. Introduce the associative, commutative, distributive, identity, and inverse properties of operations with

Subjects:

Math, Algebra, Order of Operations

Grades:

6^{th}, 7^{th}

Types:

Activities, Assessment, Interactive Notebooks

CCSS:

7.NS.A.1a, 7.NS.A.1d, 6.EE.A.3, 6.EE.A.4

A bundle of low prep, highly engaging, and academically relevant interactive math notebook materials for your 6th grade curriculum? Yes... here it is! This GROWING bundle is a huge value for any Common Core or Texas TEKS sixth grade math

Subjects:

Math, Algebra, Geometry

Grades:

6^{th}

Types:

Activities, Assessment, Interactive Notebooks

CCSS:

6.G.A.1, 6.G.A.2, 6.SP.A.1, 6.SP.A.2, 6.SP.A.3, 6.SP.B.4, 6.SP.B.5, 6.SP.B.5a, 6.SP.B.5b, 6.SP.B.5c, 6.SP.B.5d...

Use this easy to prep set of ratio and proportions word problems to create a self checking, engaging math station or independent practice activity for your students! With two set up options, this activity is perfect for any 6th or 7th grade math

Subjects:

Math, Algebra, Word Problems

Grades:

6^{th}, 7^{th}

Types:

Activities, Printables, Math Centers

CCSS:

6.RP.A.1, 6.RP.A.3, 6.RP.A.3b, 6.RP.A.3c, 7.RP.A.2, 7.RP.A.3

Model and solve equations with variables on both sides of the equal sign using the interactive notebook activity and task cards. The task cards include 12 word problems and 8 model diagram cards. The word problems include a variety of rational

Subjects:

Math, Algebra, Word Problems

Grades:

8^{th}, 9^{th}

Types:

Math Centers, Task Cards, Interactive Notebooks

CCSS:

8.EE.C.7

Practice writing and solving one-step inequalities with this 20 count task card set. This task card set has 16 word problems and 4 balance model cards, a work mat and a recording sheet.
The inequalities word problems are real world scenarios using

Subjects:

Math, Algebra, Word Problems

Grades:

6^{th}, 7^{th}

Types:

Activities, Math Centers, Task Cards

Teaching algebraic expressions is hands on and engaging with this unit set. It has everything you need to introduce, teach, practice, and assess algebraic expressions! Practice modeling, writing, and simplifying algebraic expressions using

Subjects:

Math, Algebra

Grades:

6^{th}, 7^{th}

Types:

Assessment, Math Centers, Interactive Notebooks

CCSS:

6.EE.A.2, 6.EE.A.2a, 6.EE.A.2b, 7.EE.A.2

Introduce, teach, or practice solving multistep word problems with your math students. This interactive notebook flip book helps guide your students through simple problem solving strategies including analyzing the question, modeling, writing

Subjects:

Math, Algebra, Word Problems

Grades:

5^{th}, 6^{th}

Types:

Test Prep, Printables, Interactive Notebooks

Use this set of challenging algebraic puzzles this Christmas season with your middle school students. In this holiday math activity, students use manipulatives to discover how many marshmallows are hidden in each mug of hot chocolate. The

Subjects:

Math, Algebra, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa

Grades:

6^{th}, 7^{th}, 8^{th}

Types:

Activities, Printables, Math Centers

This fun math center will help your students practice making numerical patterns based on algebraic equations or verbal expressions. Whether creating tables, sorting additive and mulitplicative equations, or graphing points, you and your students

Subjects:

Math, Algebra, Graphing

Grades:

5^{th}, 6^{th}

Types:

Math Centers, Task Cards

CCSS:

5.OA.B.3

This unit has everything needed to introduce, teach, practice, and formatively assess the proportional relationships between parts, wholes, and percents. This unit comes with an interactive notebook mini-book, problem solving percent questions for

Subjects:

Math, Algebra, Word Problems

Grades:

6^{th}, 7^{th}

Types:

Unit Plans, Math Centers, Interactive Notebooks

Find rigorous and well-crafted proportionality, ratio, rate, and percent proportions materials that are perfect for your students! Between the resources in this bundle, you will find real-word word problems, strip diagrams (tape models), ratio

Subjects:

Math, Algebra, Word Problems

Grades:

6^{th}, 7^{th}

Types:

Lesson Plans (Bundled), Printables, Task Cards

Learning ratios and proportions takes a lot of practice, and these differentiated task cards have 132 total questions that go with 44 real world and model scenarios. Students write ratios in word form, colon form, fraction form, and decimal form

Subjects:

Math, Algebra, Word Problems

Grades:

6^{th}, 7^{th}

Types:

Printables, Math Centers, Task Cards

Practice finding constants of proportionality or scale factor using these fun, monster themed task cards. Students use the task card to create a table, find proportional patterns, and write equations. From this students also write verbal

Subjects:

Math, Algebra, Word Problems

Grades:

6^{th}, 7^{th}

Types:

Printables, Math Centers, Task Cards

CCSS:

6.RP.A.1, 6.RP.A.2, 7.RP.A.2b, 7.RP.A.2c

Practice interpreting common inequality statements using this BINGO game to read, write, and graph inequalities. This math game will help your students become familiar with common phrases used to express inequality statements and discern greater

Subjects:

Math, Algebra, Word Problems

Grades:

6^{th}, 7^{th}

Types:

Games, Math Centers, Task Cards

CCSS:

6.NS.C.7a, 6.EE.B.8

Introduce proportionality through multiple problem solving models including tables, graphs, equations, strip diagrams, and equivalent ratios with scale factor. Use this lesson to start with the basics of equivalent ratios using the real-world

Subjects:

Math, Algebra, Word Problems

Grades:

6^{th}, 7^{th}

Types:

Lesson Plans (Individual), Printables, Interactive Notebooks

CCSS:

6.RP.A.3a

Write and solve one-step equations from real world word problem solving scenarios. Thirty-two rigorous task cards have students practice writing and solving one-step equations with a variety of numbers: integers, fractions, and decimals. The numbers

Subjects:

Math, Algebra, Word Problems

Grades:

6^{th}, 7^{th}

Types:

Printables, Math Centers, Task Cards

CCSS:

6.EE.B.5, 7.EE.B.4

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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

This is my thirteenth year as an educator in Texas. I have taught science and math classes at a fifth and sixth grade campus--including teaching in bilingual classes for three years. Now I am an instructional math coach with experience in curriculum creation, professional development, instructional leadership.

MY TEACHING STYLE

I enjoy teaching in small groups, using manipulatives, and models.

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

Teacher Ambassador Award (campus)

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

Sam Houston State University--Undergraduate *Coursework in Mathematics Education, Plate Tectonics, Oceanography, Geology, Astrophysics, Anatomy, Microbiology, and Chemistry *Texas Teacher Certifications in Early Childhood Education, Mathematics, Science, and English as a Second Language

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

The materials here have been used in my own classroom or in classrooms thoughout my school and school district, so you can be confident in using them in your classroom, too!

GRADES

4^{th}, 5^{th}, 6^{th}, 7^{th}, 8^{th}, 9^{th}

SUBJECTS

Specialty, Math, Algebra, Basic Operations, Fractions, Geometry, Graphing, Measurement, Numbers, Order of Operations, Other (Math), Science, Basic Principles, Biology, Chemistry, Math Test Prep, Classroom Management, Statistics, Character Education, Word Problems, General Science, Physical Science, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Thanksgiving, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Autumn, Mental Math, Halloween, Winter, Valentine's Day, Martin Luther King Day, Decimals, Black History Month, St. Patrick's Day, Easter, Spring, Place Value, Summer, End of Year, Classroom Community