There are so many great class opener activities that I decided I need a place to document them all so that I can make sure I'm am choosing the best tasks for my students. Sadie Estrella's Counting Circle because it develops number sense, mental math, and community Mary Bourassa's Which one Doesn't Belong? thought-provoking puzzles. There are no answers … Continue reading Filing cabinet of Warm Up Activities
I started with this warm up sheet from Jessica @algebrainiac1After a semester I modified it a little.At Twitter Math Camp 2014, I finally got to attend Sadie's session on Counting Circles and I learned talking points from the Group work working group session lead by Elizabeth.I may make some changes in order to adapt to … Continue reading Warm up sheet 2014-2015
I really enjoyed the warm up routines done by Jessica (@algebrainiac1), and I used them for about six months. I have done some thinking about what students need more practice with and I decided, at least for the next 6 weeks to change up the routines. I created a new warm up sheet to go with … Continue reading New Geometry warm up routines!