Teacher2Teacher || Teacher Exchange [Addition] [Classroom Management] [Decimals] [Division] [Estimation] [Fractions] [General] [Geometry] [Manipulatives] [Measurement] [Multiplication] [Numbers] [Statistics] [Subtraction] **Addition**- Addition Error Pattern
What strategies can you suggest to help remediate this addition error pattern?
- Addition of Two Digit Numbers
How can I help my nephew on two digit addition operations? [top]
**Classroom Management**- First Day of School
What do you do on the first day of school?
- Fourth Grade Classroom Materials
What types of supplementary materials related to mathematics would you suggest having in a fourth grade classroom?
- Math Classroom Structure
I would like to get some ideas of how to structure the daily math classroom for students of various abilities.
- Math Homework
What purpose(s) does math homework achieve?
- Setting up Math Groups
How do I set up math groups?
- Why I Am a Teacher
Could you answer some questions about why you became a teacher? [top]
**Decimals**- Converting Whole Numbers and Decimals to Percents
What is the simplest way to teach a student how to convert whole numbers and decimals into percents?
- Decimal Manipulatives
How would you teach multiplying decimals using only manipulatives? [top]
**Division**- Division
Please explain the partition method and the subtraction method in teaching division. [top]
**Estimation**- The Duck Story
How do I teach rounding to fourth graders who just don't seem to get it?
- Estimation
What is the difference between methods for estimation?
- Estimating Lesson
I am looking for help with teaching third graders about estimation.
- Estimation: Compensation
Please give me some techniques for teaching specific estimation strategies.
- Rounding Numbers to the Nearest Ten
What strategies can I use to help with rounding numbers to the nearest ten and the nearest hundred? [top]
**Fractions**- Adding and Subtracting Fractions
What is the best method of teaching how to rename fractions to have common denominators in order to add or subtract?
- Basic Math Fractions
How do you teach fractions and division using manipulations?
- Beginning Fractions
How do you teach beginning concepts of fractions?
- Dividing Fractions
Why do we invert and multiply when dividing fractions?
- Reducing Fractions with Large Denominators
How can I teach how to reduce fractions with large denominators in a clear way?
- Subtracting Fractions with Borrowing
How do you subtract a fraction with whole numbers when you have to borrow?
- Teaching Fraction Addition
How do you use "hands-on" objects to teach the concepts of adding fractions?
- Thousandth
How do I introduce the concept of thousandth, based on their prior knowledge of tenths and hundredths?
- Working with Fractions
Do you have strategies for teaching students to understand regrouping when working with fractions? [top]
**General**- 4th Grade Math
Could you please give me ideas as to what my fourth grade daughter should be learning in math?
- 100th Day Activities
What are some activities I can do with my students on the 100th day of school?
- Children's Literature and Multiplication
What titles in children's literature can be integrated into the teaching of the multiplication concept?
- Math - Elementary
Any suggestions to review subtraction and multiplication facts and to practice strategies for solving real life math problems?
- Teaching Techniques
How can I scaffold learning experiences for the others during test time and help them relax while still learning? [top]
**Geometry**- Coordinate Graphing
I am looking for different ways to play Battleship on graph paper.
- How Pi Fits into the K-12 Curriculum
How is the concept of Pi taught?
- Tangrams
What are the educational benefits for using tangrams? [top]
**Manipulatives**- Homemade Math Manipulatives
Do you have any ideas on homemade math manipulatives?
- Pattern Blocks for Middle School
How can I use pattern blocks with my 7th and 8th grade students?
- Touch Point Math
Could someone help me try to locate information on touch point math? [top]
**Measurement**- Teaching Capacity
Could you give suggestions teaching capacity? [top]
**Multiplication**- Learning Multiplication Tables
Is there a tried and tested "best" way of learning multiplication?
- Multiplication Table
Is there a trick for learning the 8's?
- Multiplying and Dividing by 10
What is the best example or way to introduce the concept of multiplying by 10's, 100's, and 1000's? [top]
**Numbers**- Introduction to Odd and Even Numbers
I would like any suggestions about introducing the concept of odd and even numbers.
- Place Value and Different Bases
How do I get my daughter the help she needs without spending a fortune on tutors?
- Predicting Terms in a Sequence
I need help on how to teach my 4th graders about sequences. [top]
**Statistics**- Mean, Median, and Mode
Could you give suggestions for helping students remember the definition of mean, median, and mode? [top]
**Subtraction**- Decomposition in Math Subtraction
Could you give ideas for teaching the decomposition method for subtraction?
- A Different Way to Subtract
Could you explain this subtraction method that is different than what is normally taught?
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