It’s time to join some fabulous fellow math bloggers for another Fly on the Math Teacher’s Wall blog hop! Our focus for the hop is starting the new school year off mathematically. Please take the time to hop around for some wonderful ideas, freebies, and giveaways! Courtney and I have just started back […]

## Loved that Lesson Linky : We are Young Mathematicians!

This is the first time linking up with Meg from The Teacher Studio for Loved That Lesson–a wonderful linky opportunity to share those lessons we love. One of the lessons I love to do with my kids at the beginning of each new school year relates to being mathematicians. We always start by reading and […]

## What Are the Other Kids Doing? Wednesday Linky ~ Anything Goes!

Good day to you! What are the other kids doing? It’s a linky dedicated to sharing independent practice activities that you use with your students that make it possible for you to meet with small guided math groups. Many teachers call them math centers or workstations–whatever you call them, these activities are designed to engage […]

## Dr. Nicki Newton Q & A #2 — Guided Math in Middle School

At the beginning of August, we finished a wonderful book study of Dr. Nicki Newton’s Guided Math in Action. Over the course of the study, Dr. Nicki contacted us and offered to help in any way she could–SO we asked followers to send us their burning questions. You can click here to read Dr. Nicki’s […]

## Guided Math in Action — Chapter 9

It’s the final chapter of Guided Math in Action—and it’s a fabulous one at that! In the final chapter of Guided Math in Action, Dr. Nicki shares her suggestions for rolling out the first 20 days of math workshop. In those first 20 days it is essential to help students begin to develop the eight […]

## Dr. Nicki Newton Q & A #1!

Thanks so much for stopping by—you’ve come to the right place! Today is Dr. Nicki Newton’s first of two Q & As!! Our wonderful adventurers (followers) sent in some thoughtful questions for Dr. Nicki, and her answers have been sent back! Many thanks go out to, Dr. Nicki! Q1: What are math running […]

## Guided Math in Action Book Study — Chapters 3 & 4

Hello! Welcome back to our Guided Math in Action book study. Today we are discussing and reflecting upon chapters 3 & 4. Chapter Three This chapter is all about preparing your kids for math workshop/guided math from the very first day of school. It’s important to get off to a good start. Dr. Nicki recommends […]