Thursday, November 28, 2013

Christmas Themed Math Centers for Grades 3-5!

I just posted some fun and engaging Christmas themed math centers for grades 3-5.  Each one is common core aligned and labled for you!

Included in this file are 5 math centers that cover the following:

Center # 1 – Reindeer Races

In this center students will race each other to correctly solve and compare multi-step equations using order of operations.
4.OA.1.3, 5.OA.A.2

Center # 2 – Color by Quotient

In this center students will solve basic division problems and color in their paper accordingly.
3.OA.A.2, 4.OA.A.2

Center # 3 – Jolly Geometry

In this center students will play a fun board game and practice various geometry skills including: symmetry, triangles, lines, quadrilaterals, measuring angles, area, volume, perimeter, and more!
3.MD.C.5, 3.MD.C.7, 3.MD.D.8, 4.MD.A.3, 4.MD.C.5, 4.MD.C.6, 5.MD.C.3, 5.MD.C.5

Center # 4 – Frosty Fraction War

In this center students will play a “War” style card game but instead of playing cards, students will play with fraction cards.  They will be comparing fractions and recognizing equivalents.
3.NF.A.3, 4.NF.A.1, 4.NF.A.2

Center # 5 – Merry Matching

In this center students will play a memory game to match fractions with the coordinating decimal.
4.NF.C.5, 4.NF.C.6

Each center also includes a handout for students to fill in and an answer key where applicable.  :)

Make sure you download the preview file to see what each center looks like!

Also, don't forget about the TPT Cyber Monday Sale!

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Wednesday, November 27, 2013

Cyber Monday! Get your wish list ready!

It's almost Cyber Monday!  Now is the time to go through your favorite TPT sellers stores ( I hope I'm one of them!)  and add products to your wish list!  The Teaching Sweet Shoppe will be participating in the cite-wide sale and all products will be 28% off!

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