Leaping Numbers – Leap Day Pattern Challenge Series

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Leap Day is coming on February 29.  I’m celebrating by posting some LEAPING Number Pattern Challenges.  The numbers leap and create a pattern for you to solve.  But, wait – there’s more!  The answer to each of the 29 patterns is shown at the end – and creates another pattern of it’s own.  If you…

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100 New Esti-Mysteries

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This school year I’m creating and sharing 100 new Esti-Mysteries. You can download your copies by using blue download links below. I hope these bring joy and rich math talk to your classroom!   New This Week! Tuesday, May 7, 2024 Kindergarten:  Esti-Mystery 0107  –  “Inchworm and Friends” Grades 1-2:  Esti-Mystery 1124  –  “The Inchworm…

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170 New Esti-Mysteries

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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! Prepare for math joy and rich…

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The Multiplication Advantage: Journey Into Multiplication

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The Multiplication Advantage 150 Days of Ready-to-Use Multiplication Practice Experiences Embedded Within Routines Including Student Self-Checking Feedback Keys   Sample Page The Free Sample Page is Ready:  Sample Page 75 – The Multiplication Advantage Be sure to watch the video below. Video Playlist Are you looking for videos to go with the book?  Here is…

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150 New Esti-Mysteries

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This school year, I’m creating 150 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.  This is my way of sharing math joy with you all year long!  Prepare for math joy and rich math talk in your classroom as…

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New Estimation Clipboards

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To date, I’ve created over 150 estimation clipboards – and I’m going to create more to share this year.  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…

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FREE e-Book: Top 20 Teaching Tips for 2020

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At the beginning of every calendar year, I write something new for the education community. In 2017, I wrote Splat!  (It took me until nearly the middle of February to finish it that year!) In 2018, I wrote Cube Conversations (I actually managed to finish that series a few days early, just before January.) In…

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51 Esti-Mysteries

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51 Brand New Esti-Mysteries!  4 Challenge Levels!  All New Images! If you’ve used the Esti-Mysteries from the original Esti-Mysteries blog post, or the 15 additional Esti-Mysteries that I wrote for 20 Days of Number Sense and Rich Math Talk, you’ll really enjoy this new set!   My goal was to write and post 51 brand new…

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