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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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Multiplication Tangram Story and Class Activity: 6 X 7 = 42

Posted by Jen Wieber on April 18, 2015

Use tangram pieces to create a chick riding a surfboard for 6 x 7 = 42!

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Math Cafe: Fun End-of-Year Math Activity

Posted by Jen Wieber on April 17, 2015

Serve your students at The Math Cafe. With this cool activity, students order food, budget their money, and calculate a tip to enjoy a delicious treat!

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