Problem Solving Strategies – Making Math Real We hear it as math teachers all the time, “Use real-life examples in math problems.” Many of us take the problem given to us in a text book and try to relate it to real life. Sometimes it works, but usually, even though it is a step in…

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Operations & Algebraic Thinking – 4th Grade Use the four operations with whole numbers to solve problems. CCSS.Math.Content.4.OA.A.3 Solve multi-step word problems posed with whole numbers and having whole-number answers using the four operations, including problems in which remainders must be interpreted. Represent these problems using equations with a letter standing for the unknown quantity. …

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Operations & Algebraic Thinking – 4th Grade Use the four operations with whole numbers to solve problems. CCSS.Math.Content.4.OA.A.1 Interpret a multiplication equation as a comparison, e.g., interpret 35 = 5 × 7 as a statement that 35 is 5 times as many as 7 and 7 times as many as 5. Represent verbal statements of…

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Math and Reading Online Games Sum Dog – Free educational games that motivate your students to practice math and Reading – while you have full control over what they learn. Students play educational games against others worldwide, while teachers control what they learn. It uses a learning engine which understands each student, tailoring questions to…

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Soft Schools Online Math Games Soft Schools – Free online math games: Operations, Place Value, Number Sense, Estimation, Fractions, Decimals and Geometry. Covers several Common Core Standards, but more importantly it builds the foundation for all the CCSS. CCSS.Math.Content.4.OA.B.4  CCSS.Math.Content.1.OA.C.6 CCSS.Math.Content.2.OA.B.2 CCSS.Math.Content.3.OA.C.7  CCSS.Math.Content.3.NBT.A.1  CCSS.Math.Content.4.OA.B.4  CCSS.Math.Content.4.NF.B.3c  CCSS.Math.Content.4.NBT.A.3 CCSS.Math.Content.5.NBT.A.3

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