Tag: middle school math

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

1.  List all factors for both numbers.

2.  Identify all common factors.

3.  Select the biggest factor that both……

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?


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

For example, if……

FREE 6th Grade Ratios and Proportional Relationships Common Core Math Posters

Are you looking for common core math posters for the 6th grade ratios and proportional relationships standards?

Try these FREE posters:

Download the .pdf here:  6thGradeCCSS_RP_Posters

or FREE from my TpT Store:  6thGradeCCSS_RP_Posters

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Invisible Math

Math is invisible?  What does that mean?

Well, these parts of math aren’t really invisible, but we do have plenty of 1’s that like to hide and only pop out when needed.

For example:                        y = 1y                    ……

You teach ONLINE? AND What I have been up to this week!

You teach ONLINE?

When I tell others that I teach middle school math online, the first thing they say is, “How does that work?”, followed by an endless amount of other questions.

It seems like most people who I have come across do not know about online schools, so I will come back and update this if we change our plans……

Back to School Ice Breaker Puzzle Activity

 Back to School Ice Breaker Puzzle Activity
Are you looking for an activity to use for back to school? You can’t lose with a fun icebreaker! This set of puzzles is challenging and guaranteed to make every student think whether they want to or not!

First Week of School Ideas and Resources Part 1


Are you looking for something to do on the first day or first week of school? This FREE questionnaire is great for that and for getting to know your students. Yes, you might not have……

Do You Need FREE Printable Coordinate Planes?

Example of blank coordinate plane worksheet. The circles are for problem numbers. Note: 5 spaces on each side of the x-axis and y-axis

When I started teaching, reproducible coordinate planes were like gold.  If a colleague had a unique page, I……

Square Roots Reference Card (1-225)

The square roots reference card includes the square roots of perfect squares from 1 to 225. There are 8 cards per page. I encourage students to use these cards as a reference while……