### Multiply, multiply AND divide too!

In order to learn mathematics, you have to experience mathematics! Here are some ideas to try at home: Idea #1 – Here are some great games/activities to do at home — check them out HERE & Idea #2 – Try some online games to practice your multiplication and division skills HERE. Idea #3 – Need more…

### Multiply, multiply, and multiply some more!

In order to learn mathematics, you have to experience mathematics! Here are some ideas to try at home: Idea #1 – Here are some great games/activities to do at home — check them out HERE. Idea #2 – Try some online games to practice your multiplication skills HERE. Idea #3 – Need more help with…

### Subtraction, subtraction and more subtraction!

In order to learn mathematics, you have to experience mathematics! Here are some ideas to try at home: Idea #1 –  Subtraction for kids aged 9-10 http://www.kidspot.com.au/school/preschool/preschool-numeracy/subtraction-learning-games Children 9-10 years are subtracting using two, three and four digit numbers. They can use a range of strategies and talk about their working out. Increasingly kids are…

### Get ready for a MATH-tastic SUMMER!

Check in with your child and their math skills! See what concepts they could work on this summer by making use of the following grade level checklists. Click HERE to check out the checklists! ***If there is an area where your child could use more practice, you can find great resources from any of these…

### Percents

Want some help with converting between fractions, decimals and percents?  Find the video for you HERE. Do you love baseball?  What does it have to do with percentages?!  Work through an activity about percents and baseball HERE. Play Tic-Tac-Toe by making use of decimals and percents HERE. Use a deck of cards to help reinforce…

### Measurement

Customary….Metric….and Time! Do you still need some help with measurement? Watch a couple videos to remind yourself HERE. Have you wondered about the history of time?  Start your exploration HERE! Metric versus Customary?!  What’s the difference?  Learn about it HERE. Need some measurement activities to try out at home?  Try either of these:  THIS or…

### Understanding Fractions

Would you like a mini-lesson on what a fraction is?  Watch a 5 minute video HERE and others if you like! Have you wondered about the history of fractions?  Start your exploration HERE! Would you like some fun fraction activities to do at home?  Look HERE for many great, rich tasks that deal with fraction…

### Perimeter, Area & Volume

Family discussion questions: What kinds of questions can be answered by measuring? What are the ways to describe the size of an object or shape? How does what we measure influence how we measure? What would the world be like without a common system of measurement? Perimeter & Area Activities Polygon Perimeter Card Game =…

### Perimeter & Area

Family discussion questions: What kinds of questions can be answered by measuring? What are the ways to describe the size of an object or shape? How does what we measure influence how we measure? What would the world be like without a common system of measurement? Perimeter & Area Activities Polygon Perimeter Card Game =…

### Add, Subtract, Multiply with Fractions & Mixed Numbers

Do you just need another lesson on how to add or subtract or multiply or even simplify with fractions and mixed numbers?  Take your pick at the list of videos and practice activities following the link below! Choose what you need to work on & practice HERE! ——————————————————————— Do you just want to practice, practice,…

### Fractions & Decimals

Need help with decimal place value?  decimal addition?  decimal subtraction?  decimal multiplication?…..Click the link below and you can choose what you need! Click HERE for decimal help! ———————————————————————————————— Looking for help with how decimals and fractions are related? Read the following info & scroll all the way to the bottom for practice! ———————————————————————————————— Do you…

### Multiplication and Division

How are multiplication and division related? Watch the following video to understand the relationship! Watch RELATIONSHIP HERE. Now, work through the GUIDED PRACTICE Video (practice) HERE Want some practice with the concepts? Here are many games/word problems/videos to practice with the concepts. Want to read up on the topic? See how ARRAYS can help with…

### Multiply, multiply, and multiply some more!

Click the following link for an activity to do with flashcards to work on multiplication facts.  mult g3 letter Click HERE for video lessons and online practice for everything to do with multiplication!

### Understanding Fractions

Click here to read about an activity you could do: fractions t10 g4 Great explanation with pizzas and questions to answer about your understanding of fractions HERE! Want some great online lessons/videos and practice with this concept?  Go HERE!!!!

### Dividing with 1-digit divisors

Read about the concept you could work on with your child at home below: topic 8 letter divide Work through the following lessons and fun practice sessions at Khan Academy, starting with long division with no remainders. Work through the following videos and practice sessions in order: Introduction to long division: Dividing into larger numbers.…

### Multiply and Divide Decimals

Read about what you can do with your child for the month of December: mult div decimals topic 7 letter Need help multiplying a whole number by a decimal?  Watch the following video tutorial HERE!!! Need help dividing a decimal by a whole number?  Watch the following video tutorial HERE!!

### Multiplication Meanings

Read about what you can do with your child this month of December: mult meanings topic 5 letter Flashcard activity to start using ASAP!!!!  See details below: Math Cards You will need • one or more players • 1 deck of cards (see next pages) Many parents use ‘flash cards’ as a way of encouraging…

### 5th grade Mid-November = Variables & Expressions

Topic 6 = Variables and Expressions Variables and Expressions Patterns and Expressions More Patterns and Expressions Distributive Property Order of Operations

### 4th grade Mid-November = Patterns and Expressions

Topic 6 = Patterns & Expressions Variables and expressions Addition and Subtraction Expressions Multiplication & Division Expressions Use Objects and Reasoning

### November = Multiplication and Division Fact Families

Relate those multiplication facts to those division facts! 4 x 3 = 12 and 12 divided by 3 = 4. 6 x 4 = 24 and 24 divided by 4 = 6. Practice these fact families with the following ideas: Make fact family cards — see idea HERE Find games and worksheets you can make…

### November = Skip Counting to prepare for fraction work!

Prepare for your work with fractions by skip counting! Practice, practice, practice! Skip count by 2’s: 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12, 14, 16, 18, 20, … Skip count by 3’s:  3, 6, 9, 12, 15, 18, 21, 24, 27, 30, … Skip count by 4’s:  4, 8, 12, 16, 20, 24, 28, 32, 36,…

### November = Subtraction 2-digit by 2-digit

Subtract, subtract and subtract some more! Subtract two numbers using the following strategies (see example video): The Hundred Chart – Video Lesson HERE Algorithm & Drawing Base 10 – Video HERE Number Line – Video HERE Enjoy subtracting in all these cool ways!!!

### 3rd Grade: Late October, Early November = Subtraction!

Subtracting whole numbers to solve problems (Topic 4) Models for subtracting 2-digit numbers Subtracting 2-digit numbers Models for subtracting 3-digit numbers Subtracting 3-digit numbers Subtracting Across Zero

### 5th grade: Late October, Early November Topic = Division with 2 digits!

Dividing by 2-digit divisors (Topic 5) Using Patterns to Divide Estimating Quotients with 2-digit divisors Dividing by multiples of 10 1-digit quotients 2-digit quotients Estimating and Dividing with greater numbers