When it comes to supporting English Language Learners, there is a lot of general advice on best teaching practices. But as a math teacher, you are probably stuck wanting to know more about English Language Learners in the math classroom. Here is some of my best advice for helping ELLs
Category: Math Strategies and Ideas
Picture this: teacher at the front of the room, lecturing, writing notes on the board and a classroom full of students frantically writing away just for the sake of writing down the information. I’m sure you know this scene all too well. You go over a topic, give students notes
Students struggling with using metacognition in the classroom? You are not alone! I’ve been a math teacher for over 15 years and lately I’ve noticed that students are lacking an intuitive sense when it comes to solving math problems. They do not seem to understand when the answer they have
Run 3-2-1 is a classroom game of accountablility and differentiation. Use with your math class as a fun practice or test prep.
Using Google Forms with escape rooms, quizzes, and practice is a great way to provide instant feedback for students and to collect valuable data!
From vocabulary, games, strategies and more, these ideas will help your students conquer the Algebra STAAR and any EOC or unit exam.
This fun Algebra or middle school math review game of chance and strategy holds students accountable for learning the material.
Challenge your Algebra students with error analysis task cards!
Task cards can be used in may ways in the classroom. Games, small groups, rotations, and test prep are just a few. Task cards promote student growth.