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Gumdrop Multiplication and Addition

Posted by Jen Wieber on April 25, 2015

Use gumdrops and toothpicks to make sculptures. Each gumdrop is worth a different amount. Multiply to find out how much your scultpure is worth! Fun math for kids!

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Gumdrop Geometry Math Fun

Posted by Jen Wieber on April 25, 2015

Students use gumdrops and toothpicks to make 2-D and 3-D shapes, being able to identify its sides and vertices!

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365 Penguins and a Fraction Activity

Posted by Elicia Zahm on April 24, 2015

A fun book about penguins and math with an accompanying lesson on fractions.

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Alan Walker

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Anne Walker

Anne has been an educator for over 30 years and even more important she's been an avid learner her entire life.

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Caycee Coffield

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Jen Wieber

Accomplished teacher of math, Driver's Ed, and writing. Mother of three. Survivor of all.

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Peggy Valnes

Peggy is a dedicated educator with a talent for making learning accessible for all kinds of learners.