## Money Activities for Second Grade

This post contains affiliate links to products I recommend.  Read my full disclosure statement.  Learning to add money, make change, and compare money amounts are skills that are coming up in our money unit.  I’ve been working on putting together lots of fun games and engaging opportunities to practice.  Here are some money activities for second grade […]

## Money Videos for Second Grade

We’re fast approaching a big unit on money.  We learned coin names and amounts last year, but this year we’re adding, subtracting, and comparing money amounts.  As always, I’ve been scouring YouTube to find videos to incorporate into our unit.  Here are some of the best money videos for second grade I found: Coin Names […]

## Halloween Math Activities

I wanted to tell you a little about my newest TPT product:  Halloween Math for Kindergarten and First Grade. This product contains 28 printable Halloween math activities and games.  They’re great to use for math centers, morning work, homework, or for early finishers.  They also require almost no teacher preparation.  A few of the games […]

## Telling Time Videos

We’re going to be doing some math review over the summer and one of the things I’m going to incorporate is videos.  One of the math concepts we covered this year was time.  Here are some telling time videos I’ve pulled together that I may use. I sorted them by the specific time concepts they […]

## Time Activities for First Grade

This post contains affiliate links to products I recommend.  Read my full disclosure statement. We’ve just wrapped up learning time to the hour and half hour with my youngest.  I wanted to share with you some of the time activities we did as a supplement to our math lessons, starting with this fun clock hat! […]

## Multiplication Arrays

This post contains affiliate links to materials I recommend.  Read my full disclosure statement.  My friend, Kim, at Life Over C’s has an awesome 21 day series going on her blog called “Learn with Your Craft Stash“. The series focuses on learning activities you can do with craft items you have around your home or classroom. […]

## Making 10 Activities

Since the beginning of the school year, I’ve been working on slowly introducing the memorization of math facts to my son. This week we’ve been focusing on learning the numbers that add up to ten.  I thought I’d share with you the making 10 activities we’ve done this week, including a free game I created! We […]

## Angle Activities: The Angle Family Album

Our math curriculum doesn’t do a stellar job covering angles. I went on a search for some angle activities to hopefully make the unit more fun and meaningful.  When I didn’t find anything that fit what I was looking for, I decided to create something on my own.  I put together The Angle Family […]

## Simplifying Fractions Worksheet and Template

I’ve dubbed this school year “The Year of Fractions” for my daughter.  She’s currently in Singapore Math 4A and she’s been working with fractions almost since the beginning of school.  She’s been adding and subtracting them, writing them as mixed numbers, changing improper fractions to mixed numbers, and simplifying them to boot. When it came […]

## Winter Graphing Game for First Grade

How many snowballs can your students stack in 1 minute? Find out in this fun winter graphing game for first grade! Materials: large marshmallows Speed Stackers graphing pages timer Directions: Using large marshmallows as snowballs, students first predict how many snowballs they can stack in one minute.  Then they race to see how many they […]