Getting students to do well in math can start with a smile. School is starting so let’s have an ATTITUDE CHECK! What do you say when someone says, do you like math? Do you say: Math is Awesome!! I love math!!! I am a math enthusiast!!! Even if you don’t think those things you […]

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Math Practice Makes Perfect Math Practice?? It is four in the morning and I am sitting in a hotel room in San Antonio thinking about math education and an article that I just read entitled, “Drill, Baby, Drill? Study finds worksheets, practice improves math skills more than fun stuff.” Well, I will say […]

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First Day of X-Math Supplies: MANGO playing cards, remove the MANGO cards. In a regular deck remove face cards and have Ace = 1. 1 to 2 players. Student draws one card from the pile and sets it to the side, face up, this is your “base card”, the number on the card will […]