Basic Math Skills Teacher Resources

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Multiplying Decimals - Pre Algebra Help

For Teachers 4th - 6th
A very lethargic women describes the process by which one can multiply decimal numbers. Multiplying decimals is just like multiplying whole numbers. Observe the instructor explain her actions as she multiplies two decimal numbers...
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Multiplying Mixed Numbers - Pre Algebra Help

For Teachers 5th - 7th
In need of a little help in learning or teaching how to multiply mixed numbers? This tutorial demonstrates how to do this in a clear, slow, and easy to follow way. The instructor in this clip is less than enthusiastic and may not hold...
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Multiplication Review

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
Review the various ways we multiply. Multiplication is presented as repeated addition, equal groups, and in an array. This is a quick way to go over what we do when we multiply and may be a good tool for a beginning of the year review.
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Subtraction with Borrowing: Regrouping

For Teachers 2nd - 3rd
Borrow a tip or two from this presentation on subtraction with regrouping. Students are presented with three rules that apply to subtraction with borrowing, several examples, and are then told to get out their white boards and to solve...
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For Teachers 1st
Before you can teach place value or regroup, you need to provide students with a concrete idea of the definition of ones and tens. Here, ones and tens are defined and then shown several different ways in order to represent several...
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Mean, Median, and Mode

For Teachers 5th - 8th
How many types of average are there? This video describes how to determine the mean, median, and mode of a set of numbers. Each type is worked through using one data set and the instructor shows the procedure for determining each.
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Building Tolerance for Poverty in Math

For Teachers 6th
Students explore approximate and exact solutions. For this interdisciplinary lesson, 6th graders will be placed in 'family groups' to create a budget that is subject to random events as chosen from the 'things happen' box. This lesson...
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Sunshine Math-1

For Students 3rd - 5th
In this math skills worksheet, students answer 7 questions in which they use various basic math skills. They use number lines, charts, number blocks, a calendar and a ruler to complete this worksheet.
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Math in Science-Sound Reasoning

For Students 8th - 10th
In this basic math skills activity, students use division, decimals and multiplication to calculate the speed of sound in water and compare it to the speed in air. They calculate distances sound travels in water and the time it takes for...
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Math in Science-Rain Forest Math

For Students 9th - 11th
In this rain forest instructional activity, students use different basic math skills to calculate the percentage of Earth covered by rain forests today compared to fifty years ago. They study the effects of how cutting down trees...
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Student D

For Teachers 8th - 10th
Students are being evaluated on their math skills. In this algebra lesson plan, students review basic math skills and are being reviewed for leaning skills that may enhance or inhibit their learning skills. They are scored based on a...
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Multiplying Polynomials

For Teachers 8th - 11th
Students explore the concept of multiplying polynomials. For this multiplying polynomials lesson, students watch a video clip about basic math skills. Students work in groups on an exploration about why a binomial squared equals a...
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Making Math More Fun

For Teachers K - 5th Standards
Trick young mathematicians into practicing their basic arithmetic with this extensive collection of fun math games. Whether you're teaching addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, place value, or even fractions, there is a game...
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King of Math Junior

For Students K - 6th Standards
Do your students have what it takes to be the king of math? Find out with this fun skills practice game that covers a wide range of topics from counting and basic operations to measurement and fractions.
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Math, Age 3-5

For Students Pre-K - 1st Standards
Jump start children's math education with this fun basic skills resource. Offering dozens of different touch-and-swipe activities with colorful graphics, this program is perfect for all young learners.
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Alexander, Who Used to Be Rich Last Sunday

For Teachers 1st - 3rd Standards
Using money as a context for teaching basic arithmetic is an excellent strategy for engaging young mathematicians. Following along with a class reading of the children's book Alexander, Who Used to Be Rich last Sunday by Judith Viorst,...
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Learning with Ladybugs

For Teachers Pre-K - K Standards
Ladybugs are wonderful little creatures and have many purposes. Today they are going to help little ones practice their basic counting skills through a fun activity. The instructions outline how the cards should be used to reinforce...
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Large Dominos

For Students Pre-K - 2nd Standards
You may not be able to set them up and topple them over, but this set of printable dominoes can be used in a number of ways to support children's learning. A great resource for any primary grade teacher.
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Calculating Exponential Growth

For Teachers 5th - 12th Standards
There can be a steep learning curve when teaching about exponential growth, but the lesson helps kids make sense out of the concept. When talking about exponential growth of viruses, learners may not be very interested, but when you are...
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Morning Math / Homework Math

For Students 2nd - 3rd
In this math worksheet, students complete ten exercises reviewing basic math skills related to place value, money, time, number sense, and graphing. A Homework Math sheet is also included reviewing the same skills.
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Numeracy Assessment

For Students 4th - 5th
In this math worksheet, students are assessed on their basic math skills. Included are questions on multiplying and dividing by 10 and 100, place value, basic word problems, rounding, estimating and comparing numbers.
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Using A Digital Camera With HyperStudio

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Pupils take and import pictures for use in a testing template, one page for each of the four basic functions of math. Students interact with an already designed HyperStudio template to develop a test of basic math skills.
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Math Magic

For Teachers 3rd - 12th
Students complete math calculations together as a group. They participate in activities in which they practice basic math skills. They work together to complete two math puzzles.
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Operations for Problem-Solving

For Teachers 7th - 9th
Students examine a problem and develop the best method to arrive at the solution. For this math lesson, students apply basic math skills by coming up with the correct steps to solve a word problem.  Students estimate solutions as well as...

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