3 Math Extension Activities for Early Finishers

4x4 grid with numbers in each square. Students have to find equations by connecting 3 numbers in a fact family.

3 Math Extension Activities for Early Finishers Do you dread hearing, “I’m DONE!”? As a math teacher I am always focused on helping each and every kiddo and some need more help than others. I knew I needed math extension activities for my early finishers that were meaningful, engaging, and easy for them to complete […]

3 Ways to Best Utilize Math Assessments to Increase Learning

Guided math binder to track student assessment data

What’s your take on math assessments? I was not a fan of our curriculum’s chapter tests. Every question was procedure based, required zero higher level thinking, and was usually multiple choice. During my masters I took a class on math assessment and fell in love with all of the ways I could utilize assessments to […]