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Mayhem!! A Get Up and Move Game
~ All Operations Bundled Integer Edition
A $4.00 savings when bought as a bundle
One of the hardest things in elementary and middle school is making computation practice fun. I use this game with all sorts of

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Mayhem!! A Get Up and Move Game
~ Subtracting Integers Edition
One of the hardest things in elementary and middle school is making computation practice fun. I use this game with all sorts of topics in my class. This edition is working with

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Mayhem!! A Get Up and Move Game
~ Adding Integer Edition
One of the hardest things in elementary and middle school is making computation practice fun. I use this game with all sorts of topics in my class. This edition is working with ADDING

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This is one of my FAVORITE lessons to do with my middle schoolers. At the end of the year this is the activity that most of them remember. In short, we find the measurement of real cars using matchbox scale models.
This lesson has been tied to

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Every student could use more practice with solving equations. Why not make it fun? Students are going to be thrilled when told they are playing bingo!
Play as a class or give to students for individual practice.
Product Includes:
â€¢ Game Board

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Grade 7 Common Core: Ratios and Proportions Math Worksheet 7.RP.1
Objective: Identifying equivalent ratios and solve complex proportions
Common Core State Standards - Grade 7 Mathematics
This worksheet contains math problems aligned with the 7th

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Solving Multi-Step Equations with Fractions and Decimals
This multi-pack includes four problem sets; Multi-Step with Decimals, Multi-Step with Fractions and two mixed sets with both Fractions and Decimals.
The problem sets come with solutions and

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Version 2 ~ Easier problems then version 1. Not as many fractions with in fractions.
Grade 7 Common Core: Ratios and Proportions Math Worksheet 7.RP.1
Objective: Identifying equivalent ratios and solve complex proportions
Common Core State

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Mayhem!! A Get Up and Move Game
~ Subtracting Integer Edition
One of the hardest things in elementary and middle school is making computation practice fun. I use this game with all sorts of topics in my class. This edition is working with

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Mayhem!! A Get Up and Move Game
~ Dividing Integer Edition
One of the hardest things in elementary and middle school is making computation practice fun. I use this game with all sorts of topics in my class. This edition is working with

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Students will explore world currencies and flags found around the world. Students will use current currency conversion website to calculate how much twenty US dollars would be worth in another country. Students will create a presentation to share

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Grade 6/7 Common Core: Identifying Equivalent Ratios and Proportions Math Worksheet 6.RP.1 and 7.RP.2
Objective: Identify equivalent ratios
Common Core State Standards - Grade 6/7 Mathematics
This worksheet contains math problems aligned with the

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Practicing complex addition and subtraction problems can be boring. Why not make practice interesting and add a level of challenge to the students practice.
Basic Idea:
1. Student solves a problem
145+86
2. Student locate the

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Ready to go Warm Ups and Bell Work.
This is a bundle of 4 great Power Points and student worksheets. Each Power Point contains standardized test problems best reviewed with Middle School Students. A total of 71 problems!!!
Individually these four

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My students dread quizzes and any sort of assessments. However they like these quizlets. Short snip-it quizzes (six questions each) that are enough to assess understanding but not so much it stresses them out.
There are 10 quizzes, 2 of each

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Ready to go Warm Ups and Bell Work.
The file contains a Power Point presentation with 19 standardized test problems and a student friendly worksheet, pdf version, of the same 19 problems. The solutions come in as transitions as the user progress

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Simplifying Expressions ~ Bundle ~
Adding, Subtracting, Multiplying and Dividing
Quiz 1: Integers
Quiz 2: Decimals
Problems contain positive and negative decimals.
Quiz 3: Fractions
Adding and subtracting section contains no negative

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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I have been teaching for ten years. The majority of those ten years were spent in middle school math classroom. Sprinkled amidst the years of math was a couple of years teaching Computer/Study Skills, a semester teaching math in an Adult Education nursing program and a semester teaching 5th grade at the Universal American School in Kuwait.

MY TEACHING STYLE

I am a creative, energetic person with a desire to re-ignite imagination and curiosity in the minds of the Tweens that enter my room every day. I feel that in addition to increasing their understanding of math it is my job to spark a love for learning in ALL of my students.

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

Middle School Teacher of the Year, NH 2011-2012

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

Lesley University Cambridge, MA 2011 ~ Master of Education in Educational Technology Keene State College Keene, NH 2002 ~ B.S. Elementary Education K-8 and Psychology

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

When I am not in my classroom I love adopting animals, taking pictures and playing roller derby.

GRADES

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

SUBJECTS

Creative Writing, Math, Algebra, Arithmetic, Basic Operations, Fractions, Geometry, Graphing, Measurement, Order of Operations, World Language, Mathematics, Math Test Prep, Geography, For All Subject Areas, Statistics, Economics , Word Problems, Problem Solving, Algebra 2, Writing, Decimals