Jen Wieber

About Jen

Jen Wieber graduated with a degree in Education in 2000. She's taught in the elementary school classroom as a certified teacher, specialized in multi-age classrooms, taught math to 6th grade middle school students, as well as numerous teacher training seminars, and braved the passenger seat as a Driver's Education Instructor.

These days, Jen is the teacher to her 3 daughters at home, helping them pursue their educational dreams and to become responsible, compassionate, contributing members of society, and to remember to change their socks at least twice a month. Each week, Jen also teaches writing to upper elementary and high school students in a Home School Co-op. All this is made possible by a supportive, hard-working husband, and less possibly, by a dog named Chester.

FREE Holiday Math War Worksheets

Posted by Jen Wieber on October 29, 2015

Combat the worksheet blues with these free, fun and competitive math war worksheets just in time for the holidays!

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The Dot and the Line by Norton Juster

Posted by Jen Wieber on October 23, 2015

This entertaining math fable is treat for the eyes and readers of all ages will enjoy it!

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The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster: Review and Activities

Posted by Jen Wieber on October 23, 2015

The Phantom Tollbooth is a is a feast of a book as it opens up opportunities in Language Arts, Reading, Spelling, Grammar, Mathematics, Science, Social Studies, Art, and even Character Development.

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Mystery Math: A First Book of Algebra

Posted by Jen Wieber on October 22, 2015

Chase your students' fear of algebra away with this spooky first book of algebra--a primer perfect for the beginner!

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Island of the Unknowns by Benedict Carey

Posted by Jen Wieber on October 21, 2015

Solve the mystery with Math with this outstanding middle school fiction book!

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