information on early math for parents - links to "activities for your day" ideas to send home

What Is Mathematics?: An Elementary Approach to Ideas and Methods (Oxford Paperbacks)

What can you do in a second? an hour? Great tips for teaching time on this blog post!

What is the real make-up of our cosmos? Energy and matter, space and time? Is there an innate mind to the universe, or multiverse? Is the entire thing purely a mathematical construct, or is mathematics merely a human construct? A lot of questions that just lead to more questions...

Mario Adding Fractions Song. This is a fun video to recap what was learned about adding fractions.

How to divide fractions; just make sure you explain how dividing and multiplying by the reciprocal are the same thing!

If children are “engineering” their very own original designs, then they are doing the “E” in STEM. It’s the application of their prior knowledge in science, mathematics, and utilization of technology that they apply in order to create! All children are natural “STEMists!” #STEM #science #EngineeringDesignProcess

Graphite Circuit DIY. Can you complete an LED circuit using a graphite pencil? Learn about the conductive properties of graphite and draw your own design to see it light up! This is a super quick and easy science experiment that is entertaining for both kids and adults alike.

Elementary Algebra is generalized form of arithmetic. It provides a language to represent problems and functions. Algebraic thinking is also one of the first forms of abstract thinking that students develop in mathematics. Lets look at some of the common gotchas of algebraic learning. | This is Excellent!! I'm loving the explanations!!!