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Shut the Box

Have you heard of the game Shut the Box? I came across this bookshelf game at a consignment store and it looked as if it had ‘math potential’. My son and I really enjoy playing it and I am thrilled … Continue reading

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Burnt Recipes

Today, as I scrolled through last evening’s #mathchat about fractions, I remembered a lesson I tried last year about equivalent fractions. I think it went very well because the students liked the challenge, they enjoyed working collaboratively and they dealt with the … Continue reading

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