# Math blocks

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I like the break down of this math block. A small chunk of time for direct instruction, and the kiddos are active the rest of the time. I wish we had time for the 90 min model!

FREE ~ place value practice for deeper understanding of 2 digit addition ~ roll it ~ write it ~ build it ~ draw it ~ write it in expanded notation ~ first grade math ~ common core ~

Lory's Page: Search results for math work stations

Lesson planning for a middle or high school math block-- Using a "split end" to differentiate within a class period

A look at how splitting my math block in half increased my students' engagement and helped me differentiate to meet their needs.

Organize your classroom math block using a math workshop toolkit. With these tools you will have what you need to set up a rotation bulletin board, create daily plans for your lessons and activities, and more.

3 Tips for New Teachers to Create an Optimal Math Environment (Blog Post). Take time to set up your math workshop the same way that you would take the time in literacy. Here are three tips for new (and veteran) teachers as we begin the school year!

A look at our 3rd grade 90 minute math block.

Step into 2nd Grade with Mrs. Lemons: A Look Into My Math Block

Have you ever struggled with fitting everything in your guided math block? Read this article for different types of scheduling you can use for your math block. Multiple options for multiple time frames are shared.