FREE Extra Credit Activity - Challenging students to take charge of their media "addictions" by a 28-day DISTRACTION DARE. This activity was borne out of the realization that students (and adults) are having a really hard time adjusting to the increasing distractions of social media and personal technology. This dares students to turn off and unplug on purpose to see what could happen and what they could learn about themselves.
Adding and Subtracting Fractions Using the Four-Square Method
When I first started teaching adding and subtracting fractions with unlike denominators to my fifth graders, I quickly realized that they needed some concrete step-by-step directions. They also needed a way to organize their work. I racked my brain for a
Interactive Bulletin Board: Word of the Week for 6th Grade
Word of the week interactive bulletin board for middle school English