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Math for the Seventh Decade...Back to Fifth Grade

There is no subject for which the statement, “I have forgotten more than I ever knew” rings truer than Math. While I managed to make good grades in math, Algebra, Geometry…that’s where I dropped off the math train in high school, I have retained only rudementary functions into adulthood. 395 more words

Mini-Unit: Nutrition

Interspersed throughout our science units, I teach health topics to address the health standards in my curriculum.  It is a strategy that works excellently around breaks, because most of my health lessons take just a day or two.   488 more words

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5th grade Gemstones

5th graders did a really great job using tints and shades to create these gemstones superimposed on an imagined background.

We started by looking at this power point: 60 more words

5th Grade

Decimal Subtraction

We are doing subtraction work tomorrow in class, so to better prepare myself, I asked the students last week to solve just one decimal subtraction problem to give me an idea of where we were starting. 88 more words

5th Grade