# Blog

## 7 Professions Which Use Math Everyday

Download a PDF file of this to file away for later FREE! Perhaps the following scenario rings a bell: you have just spent the past 25 minutes going over with your class the finer points of the distributive property, and you ask the class if there are

## Reviewing Math Skills with “Math Race”

Download this game here and file it away for later FREE Before a major test, it’s important for students to review the concepts they’ve been working on for weeks. The work they’ve put into classwork, homework, and quizzes can make many students reluctant to go over things

## Teaching Probability and Risk with SKUNK

Click here to download a FREE PDF version of this game to file away for later! SKUNK is a classroom classic – it involves risk, reward, and math that teaches concepts like probability and chance. On top of the intrinsic reward of winning, and the excitement of

## Response to my “How Homework Should Really Look” Post

I sent out a email to all my subscribers about how I think math homework should really look, (you can read it here if you missed it). I received a reply from a mother that I had to share with everyone! Check out what Susan had to

Eggscellent Addition You can download the PDF version of this game FREE and file it away for later! Skill addressed: Basic addition facts from 2-12 Supplies needed: One clean egg carton per student: each egg hole must be labeled with a number 2-12, with a * in the

## How Homework Should Really Look (If we can’t get rid of it let’s change it!)

When I had the 5 dice game to the point of beta testing, my first app that I created. To see how user friendly my new app was, I had to find a somewhat technologically illiterate guinea pig so I asked my father to play the game.

Once he got the hang of how to play the game, I decided to connect another device using Bluetooth/Wifi and performed some one on one testing by having my 8 year old play the game against my dad.

## Middle School Math with Pizzazz

Middle School Math with Pizzazz The “Middle School Math with Pizzazz” series is a workbook publication by the McGraw Hill Wright Group. The books range from subjects such as “Basic Facts: Place Value and Numeration, Operations with Whole Numbers” to “Ration and Proportion, Percent, Statistics and Graphs,

## TPT Gift Card Giveaway March

In honour of my favourite number – Pi
I’m having a giveaway 🙂
ONE lucky winners will be chosen to receive a \$25 TpT Gift Certificate to be used to purchase any resources for their classroom (hopefully a math resources) PLUS they will also receive a copy of my Focus On Integer Series Ultimate Package!!

and THREE more teachers/parents will win just my Focus On Integer Series Ultimate Package (\$25 Value)

in total there will be 4 winners chosen at random on Pi day (March 14)!

## 100 Days Of School Activity – 100 Things

100 Days Of School Activity Asher’s 100 Things… Related Math Games: BUZZ – A Math Activity to Fill 5 Minutes Baseball Ratios and Proportions Activity How Cold is it? {Measurement Activity} Number Patterns {Mental Math Activity} Different Ways to Pay 25 cents {Mental Math Activity}