6 Fun Activities For Learning Multiplying Fractions

Multiplying fraction

As students are introduced to new concepts every now and then, just like other concepts of mathematics, these budding learners embark on the exciting journey of multiplying fractions during middle school. While multiplying fractions can seem like a tough nut to crack, it can also get confusing and perplexing. It then becomes the responsibility of … Read more

10 Creative Math Manipulatives For Middle School

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Please Note: This post may contain affiliate links. Please read my disclosure (link) for more info. Math, as they say, is everywhere we look around. And knowingly or unknowingly, several math concepts taught to us in our academics, find use in our daily life, such as geometry, trigonometry, and calculus. To ensure that ‘your adult self’ can seamlessly … Read more

Orton Gillingham Vs Montessori Method: ELI5 The Difference

Orton Gillingham vs Montessori method

Imagine a lively education arena where different methods and approaches battle it out for the title of the ultimate student champion. In this thrilling showdown, we have two formidable contenders entering the ring: the Orton Gillingham Method and the Montessori Method. These contrasting approaches bring their own unique strategies and philosophies to address the diverse … Read more

10 Activities For Understanding Ratios And Proportions Concepts

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Are you ready to explore the world of ratios and proportions with your child? Understanding ratios and proportions is an important mathematical concept that is used in everyday life. Ratios are used to compare the sizes of two or more quantities, while proportions are used to compare ratios. Don’t worry, it’s not as complicated as … Read more

8 Engaging Activities For Learning Pre-Number Concepts

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Welcome to an exploration of the fundamental pillars that underpin mathematical understanding – the realm of pre-number concepts. Before the formalities of counting and arithmetic take center stage, these concepts play a crucial role in preparing young minds for the world of numbers and mathematical reasoning. The significance of pre-number concepts lies in their ability … Read more

10 Examples Of How Experimental Approach Works

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Enter the realm of scientific curiosity, where the experimental approach reigns supreme! This approach has left an indelible mark on our understanding of the world and its influence extends to the realm of teaching. Gone are the days of passive absorption of information. Instead, students become enthusiastic investigators, donning lab coats and wielding magnifying glasses … Read more

8 Middle School Activities For Learning Work, Power, And Energy Concepts

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Imagine a world where machines never ran out of energy, where power was always on tap, and work was a breeze. This may sound like a utopia, but understanding the concepts of work, power, and energy can bring us one step closer to this reality. In middle school, students embark on a journey of discovery, … Read more