Our Blog

Our blogs are a place for teachers, parents, and math geeks to reflect on and connect over their favorite learning techniques, tips, and tricks.

Recent Posts

Island Math Story Mat

Posted by Elicia Zahm on January 14, 2015

A Story Mat PDF and Math Stories to help students practice math concepts.

Continue reading »

Nuts and Bolts (The Basics)Multiplication Motivation MomentsTeachers TalkStudent Success

Farm Animal Math Story Mat

Posted by Elicia Zahm on January 13, 2015

A fun way to practice math concepts and problem solving.

Continue reading »

Nuts and Bolts (The Basics)Multiplication Motivation MomentsTeachers TalkStudent SuccessWhole Learning
Daniel Dennett, Fear of failure, success, Meaningful Monday

A New Year: Is Failure Success?

Posted by Jen Wieber on December 28, 2014

Take a different stance this year with goal-setting. Make it a goal to learn from your mistakes!

Continue reading »

Meaningful Monday

Number Shakers and Place Value Lesson Idea for Kids

Posted by Jen Wieber on December 1, 2014

Use pipe cleaners, beads, and cool DIY number shakers to teach kids about place value!

Continue reading »

Teachers TalkHome School TipsReluctant LearnersStudent SuccessWhole Learning

Pages

Get to know our blogging team

Alan Walker

Teacher, author, and founder of Multiplication.com

Anne Walker

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

Caycee Coffield

Caycee Coffield

Mom, wife, and learning advocate, looking for connections between life and math.

Elicia Zahm

Work from home mom with a background in psychology; Starbucks lover.

Jen Wieber

Jen Wieber

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

Peggy Valnes

Peggy Valnes

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