Pi Day Preparations

Well, turns out I am not prepared for Pi day this year!  Here are a few people that were prepared:  CNN and Megan and other’s I’m sure.  More later.


GCF Foldable – 4 Methods

G.C.F. Foldable

The GCF foldable and videos below show four methods that you can use to find the G.C.F. (greatest common factor).  See the steps and examples that I chose for the GCF foldable below.

 

Method 1:  Make a List
Steps:

1.  List all factors for both numbers.

2.  Identify all common factors.

3.  Select the biggest factor that both……


Compare Fractions: Butterfly and XD Methods

How do I teach students to compare fractions?  Most students love that they can multiply the diagonals and instantly compare the fractions.  They think it is genius and don’t understand why they haven’t been doing it all along.  However, it is important for the students to realize that what they are actually doing is getting a……


Divisibility Rules Foldable

How did I create my divisibility rules foldable?

First, I decided how to word the divisibility rules.  I based my rules off of a poster that I have for free here.  The only thing that I changed was adding a “or 0” to the divisibility rules for 2.  Eventually, I will……


Create a Foldable on Any Topic

How do I create a foldable on any topic?

SECTIONS:

I decide how many sections I will need based on the topic I plan to use.

For example, if……