Parent's Corner

Problem Solving Icons

  • March 19, 2020, 4:07 p.m.
As mathematicians tackle new problem situations, they need to develop a strategy for solving each type of problem situation. Using Susan O'Connell's fabulous books Introduction to Problem Solving, I created 8 icons to post in your classroom. Students will need direct instruction on what each strategy is and when to use it. Then ask students which strategy they think applies to the problem situation.

Student Meme Activity

  • March 17, 2020, 7:34 p.m.
Product Description Students will create positive memes about themselves. Use this product as a lesson guide. This product also includes ideas for meme sayings students can use. Publish student memes on a bulletin board or social media outlet! Great back-to-school activity to get to know your students!

Good News Postcards

  • Sept. 4, 2019, 5:38 p.m.
Good News Postcards are a way to send positive vibes home to your students through out the year! For more info on how to use them with your class, visit @TaplinsTeaching