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# Math Lesson Plans

## This arithmetic lesson uses estimation

Topic: Arithmetic. Estimation Grade Level: 4 – 5 Name of Activity: Average Hands Materials Needed: four sets of cards numbered 1 – 10, paper and pencil. score sheet Description of Activity: Divide students into groups of two or three Each player is …

Subject:

Math

Grades:

4, 5

## A great Math lesson plan on decimals using paper strips

CREATING DECIMALS OUT OF PAPER From Sharon Jacoby Goal: To understand what a decimal represents Materials Needed: Worksheets and scissors Activity: Each student has his own decimal worksheet and scissors. Begin by asking how many worksheets each student has. (one) Stress that …

Subject:

Math

Grades:

4, 5

## Smarties candies are used in this lesson on comparing Fractions

Title – Smarties Math Lab By – Angela Aminyar Subject – Math Grade Level – 5th-7th Objective: 1. Students will practice comparing fractions. Materials: * Mini smarties bag * Smarties lab worksheets * Markers or crayons – yellow, red, brown, pink, blue, …

Subject:

Math

Grades:

5, 6, 7

## Here children color stars and individually place them into a class “favorite color” graph

Title – Graphing Stars By – Valerie Nickel Primary Subject – Math Grade Level – 1 Topic: Math – Graphing Texas Essential Knowledge & Skills Math Grade 1 Standards: 1.9 Probability and statistics. The student displays data in an organized form. …

Subject:

Math

Grade:

1

## This is a Tic-Tac-Toe game idea that can be used with any math problems

Title – Math Tic Tac Toe By – Jenni Schoenberger Primary Subject – Math Secondary Subjects – Math Grade Level – 1-4 This game is for two groups of students. They are labeled X” and “O”. The “X” group begins. One …

Subject:

Math

Grades:

1, 2, 3, 4

## “Around the World Math” is an idea that combines basketball and math problems

Title – Around the World Math By – Alexis Primary Subject – Math Secondary Subjects – Health / Physical Education Grade Level – Grade 2-3 This is a fun way to take a break from your regular math lesson! You need: Ball …

Subjects:

Math, P.E. & Health

Grades:

2, 3

## This math and music idea instills numeracy without using number symbols

Title – Music and Math Numeracy By – Sheena Carty Primary Subject – Math Secondary Subject – Music Grade Level – 3-5 Objective: The above not only trains the musical ear, but deals with quantity, instilling numeracy without using number symbols. Procedure: …

Subjects:

Math, Music

Grades:

3, 4, 5

## A Math lesson on geometry involving spatial reasoning

Julianne Vrooman Caroline Samoska Name of Activity: The Put – in – Order Problem Topic : Geometry, Spatial Reasoning Grade Level: 3 – 4 Materials Needed: One set of toothpick cards (per group) Four toothpicks (per group, or per student) Description of …

Subject:

Math

Grades:

3, 4

## The “Freeze, Pair and Share” strategy is practiced here for note value, addition, etc.

Title – Find Your Match By – Sandra Eggleston Primary Subject – Music Secondary Subjects – Math Grade Level – 2-5 Goals: 1. Students will demonstrate understanding of the learning strategy of “Freeze, Pair, Share” by performing it. 2. Students will demonstrate …

Subjects:

Math, Music

Grades:

2, 3, 4, 5

## This part is on Weight and Balance with Rocks

Title – Weight and balance using rocks By – Scott Dan Subject – Science, Math Grade Level – 1st – 2nd Concept: Weight and Balance Materials: A variety of rocks in composition and size (must include pumice), balances, handout for comparing the …

Subjects:

Math, Science

Grades:

1, 2

## Table of Contents

Title – Walls That Tell A Story Unit – Table of Contents By – Donna Hennessy Primary Subject – Language Arts Secondary Subjects – Math, Science, Social Studies, Computers/Internet Grade Level – 5 Walls That Tell a Story I. Table of Contents …

Subjects:

Computers & Internet, Language Arts, Math, Science, Social Studies

Grade:

5

## This is a composite numbers and prime factorization lesson

Title – Prime and Composite Numbers/Prime Factorization By – Jodi Bigham Primary Subject – Math Grade Level – 5 I. Grade: 5 II. Subject: Math III. Topic: Prime and Composite Numbers/Prime Factorization IV. Standards: NI.G.5.1, 2 V. Objective: The student will identify …

Subject:

Math

Grade:

5

## This one involves creating M&M; Graphs and Spreadsheets on a computer

Title – M & M GRAPHS By – Judy Leathers Subject – Math, Computers Grade Level – 3-6 INTRODUCTION: I used this as an introductory lesson on creating spreadsheets and graphs with 4th graders as a collaborative project with the classroom teachers …

Subject:

Math

Grades:

3, 4, 5, 6

## This lesson is on the need for Standards of Measure, Indirect Measurement, and More

Title – Measurement By – Rob Duncan Primary Subject – Math Secondary Subjects – Grade Level – 9th to 11th Objectives: 1. The students will learn the necessity for the use of standards. 2. The students will be able to distinguish …

Subject:

Math

Grades:

9, 10, 11

## This is a “I have… Who has…?” Fractions Facts Game

Title – I Have….Who Has…? By – Jo-Anne D’Addesio Primary Subject – Math Grade Level – 4th Introduction: I made this version of the “I Have… Who Has…?” game to be about fraction facts – any math topic or any topic in …

Subject:

Math

Grade:

4

## A Math lesson on shapes in geometry

Jenny and Tonya Lesson Plan Due: October 16, 1996 TOPIC: Communication, Geometry, and Spatial Sense GRADE LEVEL: 2 – 3 OBJECTIVES: Students will recognize, draw, and describe geometric figures. Students will interpret positional words. MATERIALS: "Shapes" poem, attribute pieces, Shape Art" worksheet …

Subject:

Math

Grades:

2, 3

## Learning How to Make Scatter Plots

Title – Learning How to Make Scatter Plots By – Kristin Reeves Primary Subject – Math Secondary Subjects – Computers / Internet Grade Level – 7 Multimedia Graphing Unit Contents: Lesson 1: YouTube Scatter Plot Instructions (below) Lesson 2: Using Scatter Plots …

Subjects:

Computers & Internet, Math

Grade:

7

## Pumpkin Math Riddle

Title – Pumpkin Math Riddle By – Lisa Hitt Primary Subject – Math Grade Level – 3-6 MAKE A KEY BOX LIKE THIS: LETTER KEY 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 A …

Subject:

Math

Grades:

3, 4, 5, 6

## This yummy fall math idea uses candy corn to illustrate inequalities

Title – Candy Corns Are the Greatest! By – Melanie Garrison Primary Subject – Math Grade Level – 1 – 2 Materials: candy corn patterns, candy corn inequality cards, pencils, number cards Objectives: 1. TLW determine which numbers are lesser or greater …

Subject:

Math

Grades:

1, 2

## Here’s a simple idea for creating a Fact Family City

Title – Fact Families By – Lisa Holder O’Sullivan Primary Subject – Math Grade Level – K-2 Activity Time: 30-45 minutes Concepts Taught: addition subtraction Materials: How Addition and Subtraction Became a Fact Family (get a copy at http://www.smashwords.com or https://www.smashwords.com/profile/view/lisaholderosullivan ) …

Subject:

Math

Grades:

K, 1, 2

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