Fraction War (and activities)

What it is: Fraction Wars Card Deck (printable) with games and ideas (links below the print out).

Levels: C, D, E

How to Use it: Print Fraction War Card deck, games for exploration and practice with fractions found below the card deck image.

Fraction Talks

What it is: Fraction Talks visuals to foster creative thinking around fractions.

Levels: A, B, C, D, E

How to Use It: Use the Fraction Talk visuals to promote discussion and inquiry around fractions. Similar to a number talk. Use whole-group or small group. Inspiration for classroom use.

Fast Factors

What it is: Practice multiplication tables and factors with this fast paced game (students try to beat their own best score).

Level: C, D, E

How to Use it: Multiplication practice, fluency, automaticity through game play.

Product Game

What it is: An interactive game for one or two players that exercises skills with factors and multiples. The goal is to get 4 products in a row by moving a marker to the factors to form products. Students can play against the computer or with a partner. (Full instructions for how to play can be found under the game board.)

Levels: C, D, E

How to Use it: Multiplication, factor, multiple practice, activity, game.

Esti-mysteries: Estimation Meets Math Mysteries

What it is: 51 Math Mysteries that build estimation and problem solving skills.

Level: A, B, C, D

How to Use it: Whole class or small group as a problem solving activity. Estimation and critical thinking.

Math Learning System Virtual Manipulatives

What it is: Virtual Manipulatives, Base 10 Blocks, Calculator, Virtual Math Work Paper

Level: A, B, C, D, E

How to Use it: As virtual manipulatives and visualization for students working through math visually. As virtual math scratch paper for working out problems.

Zearn Recommended Schedule

What it is: Classroom model for a daily math schedule.

Level: A, B, C, D

How to Use It: Plan a rotational math schedule, differentiation, groups, individualization.