### Alanna Freeth

Math About Me~Back to school math craft where students define themselves using math! Perfect for back to school or Math Night!

Fun Math Card Game: Make 10

What makes a Good student? -first day activity

â€¦. but sometimes you have to make this face. 25 things only teachers will understand - buzzfeed

File this under Growth MIndset tools! This is a wonderful anchor chart. Perhaps one of the few times I might include the "what not to do" when coaching, teaching or modeling!

The bulletin board behind the desk is called "Change Your Words - Change Your Mindset!" This year, I'm working to help my kids develop a growth mindset. Many of them have had a fixed mindset instilled in them through their families. They have been raised to believe that they are either a "math person" or "not a math person." This summer, I read Carol Dweck's Mindset: The New Psychology of Success.

A quick get to know you/math (counting and graphing) activity

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Kindergartners add the two sides of a domino and then put it on the matching plywood square. GREAT for seeing all of the combinations to twelve!

All About the number anchor charts