The distributive property of multiplication is just one of those math topics that 3rd graders struggle with. And you know what that means … it’s a frustrating topic to teach! For…
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Teaching fractions is not an easy task! We know that it’s a topic that year after year, students struggle with. It’s like teaching about the distributive property or elapsed time ……

Helping students develop an understanding of fractions on a number line, is not an easy task. That’s exactly why I like to infuse some handson activities + fraction fun into our…

Hi there, Friends! Last week I decided to tackle fractions on a number line. I’ll admit it… I was a bit nervous planning for the week! I mean having taught third…

For many years I dreaded having to teach my 3rd graders the Distributive Property of Multiplication. They just always seemed to struggle! Then one day I had an idea that changed…

I’ve decided to focus this post on a topic that is extremely difficult for our 3rdgrade babies to understand… FRACTIONS! Besides elapsed time, year after year I find my students having…