Here's a math game that my students love! Yes, it looks a lot like the "gambling" game of blackjack, but this is perfectly innocent, encouraging mental math skills, strategy, and even thinking about probability! Come on over to Elementary Matters for your Twenty-One freebie! ... Read More about Mental Math and Strategy
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Do you spend weeks teaching computation strategies? Then, a problem comes up out of context and BOOM! Nothing. Your students have no strategies for solving the problem. They can apply not one and ask for paper and pencil or just use their fingers. After all that time. Ugh! So frustrating and disappointing. Why? How can you change things so that your kids are excited to actually think about the strategies you've taught them and apply them to new situations? Mental math? Yes! Absolutely ... Read More about Grab FREE Mental Math Task Cards
Want a fun and engaging way for your kids to practice their mental math skills? This game will do just that AND you can incorporate President's Day! The kids will choose math cards that have different number sentences. They will cover addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. They'll have a blast competing against each other while also mastering their mental math skills! ... Read More about President’s Day Mental Math Game
This is for all the QR Code teachers! This fun checkers game freebie with two options: GCM & LCM and Mental Math. Click below to see more! Happy QR Coding! Tabitha Carro ... Read More about QR Code Checker Mental Math Fun
Hello, CF friends!!! I hope everyone enjoyed their weekend and President's Day! While getting ready for this week, I realized I needed one more math center. So I created this one for my kids to practice their mental math skills. Here's a peek at the questions: The kids will move their game pieces along this game board: My kids LOVE these types of games! AND it fits my curriculum. :) Click any of the pictures in this post to snag the center! ... Read More about President’s Day Mental Math Game!