Teaching Place Value - Teaching with a Mountain View
A few weeks ago, I asked my Facebook followers about the very first thing they taught in math at the beginning of the school year. All but one or two people said PLACE VALUE! I looked back at my blog and couldn't believe it when I realized I had never blogged about a few of ... Read more
Easy~Peasy Place Value - Undercover Classroom
Here is an easy and inexpensive little tool you can make for teaching about place value. Grab yourself some pill boxes from the dollar store, and soon your students will be reading and writing really big numbers!
iPad Apps and Activities for Sight Word Practice
Today I’m sharing some my favorite iPad apps and activities for practicing sight words. All of these apps are free, and some have the option to purchase additional words/activities. Sight Words: Kids Learn by Teacher Created Materials The kids start off with tracing each word they see. If they don’t know the word, they can press the star and have it read aloud to them. They can also record their own voice by clicking on the microphone. As they make their way through the list it allows them…