Before this year, I would have never considered LEGO as a means to provide the personalized instruction that I aim for; however, only until recently did I truly appreciate the engineering capacity and mathematical might of those studded plastic bricks.
I LOVE Place Value I love teaching place value! But more than teaching it, I love seeing my students discover the wonderful patterns in our number system. Math isn't about memorizing steps, it's about discovery and connections. It's that mindset that drives my lessons. Below are some fun lessons to help that light bulb go… Continue reading Interactive Place Value Mini-Lessons