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Did you know you can design PERFECT fraction circles in no time using Google Sheets? They are all measured out for you instantly! And it gets better… You can also choose any color scheme for your fraction circle clipart. AND…you can easily add labels for each section, with little work on your end! Here are […]

Design Fraction Circles with Google Sheets

I love making printables for my students in math…but setting up number lines and fractions? Not so much. It can be SO time-consuming to line up all those little textboxes. Since a great deal of our school year involves number lines and fractions, I wanted to find a way to set them up more quickly.  […]

Using PowerPoint Tables for Math Printables

I have attempted to get math rotations going in my 5th grade class for years now. I tried different acronyms and setups, but I could never remain committed to them. It all felt too rushed…the students would settle into an activity and then it would be time to move on again. Those who needed more […]

Math TIME: Rotations At Their Pace

One of my main goals this year has been to really get my 5th graders writing about their mathematical thinking. How can they explain a certain math concept? What strategies do they use to solve a problem? How can they show something to be true mathematically? I knew I wanted my students to write about […]

Print, Solve, & Explain: Equivalent Fractions