Category:Math Instruction
14 Strategies for Teaching Addition

14 Strategies for Teaching Addition

Addition strategies are fantastic because they provide your students with tools to make computations easier and quicker. These strategies help develop fluency and a deeper number sense. This post covers the top tips and tricks for teaching the strategies 1st &...

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No Stress with These 2nd Grade Math Worksheets

No Stress with These 2nd Grade Math Worksheets

Are you looking for an easy and no-prep set of 2nd grade math worksheets to help your students practice their math skills? Do you want the fun of an engaging math block without the hours spent on the hunt for the perfect resource? Look no further than right here! The...

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2nd Grade Math Worksheets – No Prep!

2nd Grade Math Worksheets – No Prep!

Do you need some printable (or digital) 2nd grade math worksheets? Look not further! Lucky Little Learners has math worksheets for addition, subtraction, place value, money, time, measurement, rounding, graphing, and more! Check them out below! These math worksheets...

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Using Exit Tickets to Differentiate Instruction

Using Exit Tickets to Differentiate Instruction

Exit tickets are a snapshot for the teacher to gain quick understanding of exactly where each student is at when it comes to mastery of a skill. Exit tickets are a great tool to use to determine the pathway of instruction. They can also be used to help group students...

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Math Notebooks in the Primary Grades

Math Notebooks in the Primary Grades

Math notebooks can be an amazing math tool in the primary grades.  They are interactive, engaging, and hands-on but also serve as the perfect portfolio to showcase a students' learning and understanding of the math skills throughout the year. After using math...

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Interactive Notebook Series (Part Three):  Why use them?

Interactive Notebook Series (Part Three): Why use them?

Welcome back to my Interactive Notebook Series where today I am talking about why we should use interactive notebooks in our classroom.  If you follow me on Instagram, Facebook, Teachers Pay Teachers, or Pinterest it is no surprise to you how much I love using these...

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Calling all 1st and 2nd Grade Teachers!

Calling all 1st and 2nd Grade Teachers!

Do you use Interactive Notebooks in your classroom?  Are you interested in using them this year but not quite sure how to get started?  Maybe you have been using them but would like to learn some new tips and tricks?  I have a few tips that you might find helpful to...

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Interactive Notebook Series (Part Two):  Grading & Rubric

Interactive Notebook Series (Part Two): Grading & Rubric

I am often asked the question, "Do you grade your students' interactive notebooks?"  The short answer is yes and no.  Let me explain. Before I start, I want to emphasize that I teach second grade so this is what works for me and my primary age students.   An important...

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