This school year, I’ll be creating and posting 170 brand new Esti-Mysteries. I’ll be posting a new one nearly every day for the rest of the school year – just like last year. The purpose is the same as last year: Sharing math joy with you all year long!
To date, I’ve created 101 estimation clipboards. They are very fun and easy to use – and your student will love them! They are also a very exciting and powerful way to build number sense. As I create more, I will post them here.
Welcome to Splat! You are only moments away from a VERY POWERFUL, highly interactive number sense strategy that can be used at any grade level!
This post includes 50 (fifty!) free, downloadable PowerPoint math lessons!
The entire purpose of this post is to see if I can take one more step on my learning journey: Can I animate a blog post. The answer, whether yes or no, is right here:Read More
#1reflection This was the first tweet: “I’m just wondering something… What would happen if educators posted just #1reflection at the end of each day? What effect would that have?” Consumed by the race, crushed by the rush, and blurring forward into the busyness of life, we strain to prepare, to plan, to…Read More
The mustard bottle was only inches away. It stood on the rolling cart next to the overhead projector. The nearly blinding light from the projector shone through the transparency and was then reflected up onto the screen behind me, the screen that the students were watching intently. My hand was smeared with blue vis-à-vis ink,…Read More
Education moves and changes quickly. It’s changing right now. We all feel it – and we should, because we care so much about it. The list of changes is long, and the opinions surrounding those changes is even longer. When we are the drivers of change it is new, exciting, and illuminated with possibility. But…Read More