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Differentiating between multiplication and division in fraction word problems and correctly applying the algorithm is an important operation and problem solving skill under the Common Core and Texas TEKS. Scaffold student understanding of this

Subjects:

Math, Fractions, Word Problems

Grades:

6^{th}

Types:

Task Cards, Google Apps, Printables

CCSS:

6.NS.A.1

Have you heard of numberless word problems? Using numberless word problems is great way to change your students' thinking about problem solving and help them become resilient problem solvers! This bundle of word problems features topics needed in

Subjects:

Math, Word Problems, Decimals

Grades:

5^{th}

Types:

Task Cards, Google Apps, Activities

Explore the relationship between mixed numbers and improper fractions using pattern blocks and these three specially designed activities: building mixed numbers and improper fractions task cards, fractions on a number line activity sheet, and mixed

Subjects:

Math, Fractions, Word Problems

Grades:

4^{th}, 5^{th}

Types:

Math Centers, Task Cards, Printables

This is a comprehensive set of interactive notes for introducing integers. The notes include real-world integer vocabulary and integer operations. Each set of notes is completely unique to this resource with original art work on the real world

Subjects:

Math, Word Problems, Numbers

Grades:

6^{th}, 7^{th}

Types:

Interactive Notebooks, Google Apps, Assessment

CCSS:

6.NS.C.5, 7.NS.A.1, 7.NS.A.1a, 7.NS.A.1b, 7.NS.A.1c, 7.NS.A.1d, 7.NS.A.2, 7.NS.A.2a, 7.NS.A.2b, 7.NS.A.2c, 7.NS.A.2d...

Introduce integers to your middle school students using models and word problems with this interactive integer operations and integer number sense unit bundle. Adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing integers as well as absolute value and

Subjects:

Math, Word Problems, Numbers

Grades:

6^{th}, 7^{th}

Types:

Unit Plans, Math Centers, Interactive Notebooks

CCSS:

6.NS.C.6, 7.NS.A.1, 7.NS.A.2, 7.NS.A.3

Have you heard of numberless word problems? Using numberless word problems is great way to change your students' thinking about problem solving and help them become resilient problem solvers! This set of 10 numberless word problems will help

Subjects:

Math, Basic Operations, Word Problems

Grades:

4^{th}, 5^{th}, 6^{th}

Types:

Google Apps, Activities, Printables

Practice integers with seven math centers that cover a range of introductory skills students need to master integer operations. Integer vocabulary, integer modeling with algebra tiles, number lines, and tables, as well as problem solving are

Subjects:

Math, Algebra, Word Problems

Grades:

6^{th}, 7^{th}

Types:

Math Centers, Task Cards, Games

CCSS:

6.NS.C.6, 7.NS.A.1, 7.NS.A.2, 7.NS.A.3

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:

Math Centers, Task Cards, Printables

CCSS:

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

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 a

Subjects:

Math, Algebra, Word Problems

Grades:

6^{th}, 7^{th}

Types:

Math Centers, Task Cards, Activities

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:

Math Centers, Task Cards, Printables

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:

Math Centers, Activities, Printables

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

Calculate the area of triangles, parallelograms, and trapezoids with positive rational dimensions with this fun mini golf themed task card set! Make a great math center for your middle school classroom with these 18 holes of golf. Each card has

Subjects:

Math, Geometry, Word Problems

Grades:

6^{th}

Types:

Math Centers, Task Cards, Printables

CCSS:

6.G.A.1

Have you heard of numberless word problems? Using numberless word problems is great way to change your students' thinking about problem solving and help them become resilient problem solvers! This set of 10 numberless word problems will help

Subjects:

Math, Word Problems, Decimals

Grades:

5^{th}, 6^{th}

Types:

Task Cards, Google Apps, Printables

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:

Math Centers, Google Apps, Printables

CCSS:

7.NS.A.2

Create bar graphs and frequency tables to analyze categorical data using a flip book, two practice frequency tables and bar graphs, and a test prep style formative assessment. Learn how to create a frequency table using tally marks as well as how

Subjects:

Math, Graphing, Word Problems

Grades:

5^{th}

Types:

Interactive Notebooks, Google Apps, Printables

This set of three adding and subtracting decimals math centers contains: a modeling decimal addition and subtraction game, strip diagrams showing decimal addition and subtraction, and a set of real world scenario word problems.100s Grid GameThe game

Subjects:

Math, Word Problems, Decimals

Grades:

4^{th}, 5^{th}, 6^{th}

Types:

Math Centers, Task Cards, Printables

CCSS:

5.NBT.B.7, 6.NS.B.3

Introduce, practice and assess multiplication of whole numbers and fractions. With area models, strip diagrams or bar models, estimation, and properties of operations, this set aligns perfectly with the requirements of the Common Core and Texas

Subjects:

Math, Fractions, Word Problems

Grades:

5^{th}

Types:

Interactive Notebooks, Google Apps, Printables

CCSS:

5.NF.B.4a

Stretch those problem solving skills at Thanksgiving with this pair of themed logic grid puzzles! This activity is a great way to keep your students' minds sharp as you head into the Thanksgiving holiday. Both puzzles are classic grid logic

Subjects:

Math, Word Problems, Thanksgiving

Grades:

6^{th}, 7^{th}

Types:

Google Apps, Activities, Printables

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

Introduce, practice and assess division of whole numbers and unit fractions. Using problem solving, real world situations, models, and alorithm this set aligns perfectly with the requirements of the Common Core and Texas TEKS! This resource

Subjects:

Math, Fractions, Word Problems

Grades:

5^{th}

Types:

Interactive Notebooks, Google Apps, Printables

CCSS:

5.NF.B.7, 5.NF.B.7a, 5.NF.B.7b, 5.NF.B.7c

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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

This is my sixteenth 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

3^{rd}, 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, Decimals, St. Patrick's Day, Easter, Spring, Place Value, Summer, End of Year, Classroom Community