### Fraction Exponents. Easy.

Have you ever found yourself teaching a certain thing a certain way for years, and then one day you think about changing your explanation just a teeny tiny bit? And the new way makes infinite more sense to students, and the thing that used to be impossibly hard is now easy? And then you wonder what took you so long to find that more easy/obvious way of explaining something? That happened to me today with fractions as exponents. I won't bother to mention how I used to teach it. It was bad…

### Finding the Inverse of a Function Foldable | Math = Love

This finding the inverse of a function foldable was inspired by @druinok's post from February

### Teaching Tools

Teachers Teaching Tools Homepage

Order of Operation practice sticks. All positive numbers. 6th & 7th grades.

Classify Rational Number Anchor Chart created by Lauren Kubin

### Real Numbers System Card Sort (Rational, Irrational, Integers, Whole, & Natural)

Great activity for 8th Grade Math and Algebra 1 Students to practice sorting the real numbers into Irrational, Rational, Integers, Whole, and Natural/Counting Numbers!

My kids never quite grasped that to find one side of a square you need to find the square root of the area... I like this for them! :)

### Interactive Math Notebooks: Least Common Multiple and Greatest Common Factor Ladders

A teaching blog

### Using Interactive Number Lines to Support Number Sense

Learn how to use interactive number lines in your classroom to teach whole numbers, fractions and decimals. Use this fun and interactive math activity to develop conceptual understanding all students. FREE templates included.

### The Real Number System - Always, Sometimes, or Never Card Sort

This card sort activity has students categorize 24 statements about the Real Number System as Always True, Sometimes True, and Never True. The statements relate to the different types of numbers in the Real Number System: Real, Irrational, Rational, Integer, Whole, and Natural. 8.2A Extend previous knowledge of sets and subsets using a visual representation to describe relationships between sets of real numbers

### 8th Grade Math - Unit 5a: Square Numbers and Roots

This year I really changed how I taught my Number Systems Unit. I decided to teach a unit on Square Numbers and Square Roots. Then teach The...

### Real Numbers System Card Sort (Rational, Irrational, Integers, Whole, & Natural)

Great activity for 8th Grade Math and Algebra 1 Students to practice sorting the real numbers into Irrational, Rational, Integers, Whole, and Natural/Counting Numbers!

### Math Equals Love | Math Teaching Blog by Sarah Carter

Free Printable Posters For Your Classroom Bulletin Board Ideas Free Forms for Classroom Use Free Interactive Notebook Resources This blog page started out as an attempt to organize all of the foldables, templates, and graphic organizers that I have created. When I first started creating them, this method of organization worked well. After all, there weren't that many of them. As I became more obsessed with interactive notebooks, the number of files created grew exponentially! So, for some…

### Scientific Notation Card Sort Activity - PDF & Digital

This Scientific Notation card sort activity would be perfect for my classroom! 8.2C Convert between standard decimal notation and scientific notation

### Incorporating Art in Math - Angry Birds Style! - Mrs. Joy Hall

Let me start by saying that this was NOT my idea! I give full credit to Teacher Support Force (which I found on Pinterest – YAY, Pinterest!). It was too great of an idea not to try with my fifth … Continue reading →

### Rational Number Flow Chart Black and White

Easy to follow flow chart which will enable middle and high school students to decide if a number is rational or irrational. My students struggled with irrational numbers so I created a way for them to visually choose. Simple yet thorough questions will quickly lead them to the right answer. Legal s...