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5 Fun Summer Math Activities: Don't Slide, Soar!

 on May 24, 2016

Your kids have worked so hard all year!  Help them retain their knowledge so that they can soar--not slide--during summer break.

Multiplication War Card Game

 on May 16, 2016

Multiplication War is a card game that has been around since I can remember and, since I am now 40-years-old, that is debatably a long time.  ;)  But I'm still young next to this long-loved game.  

Card games are the fool proof way to get kids learning math because kids love to ditch the paper and pencil now and again.

Check out this quick video tutorial, or scroll down further to read the directions.  

Multiplication Summer BINGO: FREE Printable

 on May 3, 2016

Well, there is no denying that summer is fast approaching! 

Most of us are thinking about how we are going to squeeze the rest of the school year into just 4 weeks! Less than 30 days... EEEK! 

While summers are usually filled with fun, busy activities and visits from family, there is often some down time when kids are ask, "what can I do?  You can take advantage of these down times with some wonderful educational opportunities for kids to stay on top of school.  With just a few minutes a day, kids can avoid the "summer slide". 

Citrus Fractions Math Activity

 on April 13, 2016

This fun project combines both math and art and can be used to teach students how we use fractions in our everyday lives. I found this idea at my daughter's school art fair!

We often think of pizza or cookies when introducing students to real life examples of fractions, but what about citrus fruits?

This project is a great way to get students minds thinking about fractions!

Fun Multiplication Hot Air Balloon Activity: FREE Worksheet Included

 on March 17, 2016

Spring has sprung!

That can only mean one thing... 2 months of school to go (insert happy dance and party music)!

This is the perfect springy multiplication project!  Not only will it provide beautiful spring colors for your classroom, but students will also understand the different ways that a multiplication problem can be displayed. 

5 Holiday Decoration Projects for Your STEM Classroom

 on November 30, 2015

That's right, make math and Christmas collide (in a good way) this Christmas!  Not only will you be bringing good cheer to your doting students, but you will be reinforcing math awareness, boosting math-itude, and giving students valuable practice with the fundamentals.  These projects are great for all ages, in the family or school classroom. 

1. Tree Garland made with Cupcake Wrappers:

Christmas Multiplication City Art and The Night Before Christmas

 on November 23, 2015

I'm sure you have seen the adorable cities that are floating around the World Wide Web!  A city made of paper and lots of colorful shapes, designed to represent a multiplication array.

I love the idea of using a little something creative to help kids learn, practice and reinforce math concepts.

Math in My Class Giveaway

 on September 21, 2015

Multiplication.com loves seeing all the creative ways teachers and homeschool parents are teaching math to their students.

To celebrate, Multiplication.com is excited to announce a new Giveaway! 

Meet the Teacher: 6 Ideas For Hosting a Successful Back-to-School Night

 on August 29, 2015


It's that time of year when school bells are ringing and yellow buses are filling our neighborhoods.

For most of us school has begun.  Backpacks are full, homework is rolling in and it's almost time for "Meet the Teacher" or "Back to School Night." 

Whatever you call it, this can be a wonderful evening for parents  though maybe a little stressful for teachers.

If you're a teacher and find yourself preparing for this year's "Meet the Parents Night", check out some of these great ideas!  They  


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