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One Room Schoolhouse- Let There Be Light!

We just finished our third week of summer school and we lit it up with lessons on light.  I let the kids do a lot of imaginary play with flashlights, bible lessons on letting our light shine, and activities with the book… 564 more words

Reading the Comics, June 11, 2014: Unsound Edition

I can tell the school year is getting near the end: it took a full week to get enough mathematics-themed comic strips to put together a useful bundle of them this time. 1,093 more words


A new book for you: Fraction Word Problems Level 1

This book focuses on teaching how to use the 3 elements formulas to solve fraction word problems. It uses the 50 problems to explain how the 3 elements formulas are used for fraction word problems step by step. 61 more words

Test Prep.

3 elements formulas in fraction word problems 1

To learn more about fraction word problems, please get these books:word problems-detailed explanations of reasoning and solving strategies ( volume 11-A, volume 11-B and… 82 more words

Test Prep.

Sudden arctic need

For a special request, I created this illustration tonight. It’s for a mathematical word problem and it tells a story of polar bear named Miska. I had fun time to do it as I like this particular word problem myself too. 14 more words

Game Design

Reblog: Solving Complex Story Problems

Over the years, some of my favorite blog posts have been the Word Problems from Literature, where I make up a story problem set in the world of one of our family’s favorite books and then show how to solve it with bar model diagrams. 277 more words

Grades 5+Up