Classroom Games

Football Freebie! :)

February 3, 2013

Hi, Everyone! If your kiddos are anything like mine, then I’m sure your classroom has been buzzing about the Superbowl. To be honest, unless it’s the Bears playing, I don’t really pay attention. I think the many losing football games I was forced to sit through when I coached cheerleading has really lowered my interest […]

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Tackling Math Workshop

December 30, 2012

Hello Blog land! It’s good to be back. I know everyone in education is really feeling the pressure this year and I’m sure many, if not most, of you can relate to feeling beyond overwhelmed 24/7. That’s been me for the past few months. Actually, that’s been me since the first day of school. I […]

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Back to School ideas (rerun)

July 30, 2012

Hi, everyone! Well, it must be nearing August, because this teacher officially can’t sleep. Why does this still happen??? This will be my tenth year teaching. The same grade. In the same school. In the same room. Why do I still fret myself so much? I am literally sitting here right now with a pit in my […]

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Masters of Division

May 8, 2012

This past Friday I introduced my class to a new math game that I created. I wanted to make a game that incorporated both multiplication and division but I wasn’t sure how to do that AND keep my class interested. Enter clip art. Probably 6 months ago I bought a couple sets of clip art […]

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For my primary followers :)

March 3, 2012

Hi everyone! I have had several requests lately to make versions of my “Knock it Off” game for addition and subtraction. Apparently, the mood struck me today and I modified my original game for addition. If you would like a copy click the picture below and you can download a copy from my Teachers Pay […]

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Catching up and Persuasive Strategies {freebie}

February 5, 2012

Wow! I can’t believe it’s been so long since my last post. I’m sure you are all feeling the February frenzies. My principal just reminded us that it a research based fact that February is the most stressful month of the school year. I can definitely feel the pressure. With ISAT’s (sigh) less than a […]

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A week later :)

July 25, 2011

Well, I’m back from the BEAUTIFUL Bahamas where I relaxed, laid in the sun, and swam with some AWESOME dolphins! It was great to get away for a few days. Unfortunately, my trip to Disney World had to be cancelled due to some serious family health issues, but, it’s okay because hopefully things will be looking […]

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Confessions

July 15, 2011

Hi. My name is Becky and I am a Harry Potter-aholic. I fully admit it. I LOVE Harry Potter! And, in honor of the final installment (sigh) of the movie being released today, I have created an exciting new math game. In this download, you will find: 36 playing cards. Student Recording Sheets An Answer […]

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Math on my mind

July 12, 2011

Honestly, I have had math brain for the past few weeks. I think I have just spent soooo much time over the last few years working on how I teach reading, that I haven’t had as much time figuring out how to make math more fun and meaningful. I started making math games for my […]

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