Category: Math

Tuesday Roll Call: Keren

Meet Keren. She uses words like, “shall” and comes to school dressed like she just popped out from the pages of a storybook; ponytailed, rosy cheeked and with a snappy spring in her step. Keren was new to our school …

“That Was the Best Day Ever”

To which my response was…┬áReally? Yesterday was the 100th day of school and quite frankly, between Hip Hop dance lessons (yes, Hip Hop – more on that later) and our cultural poster projects (so fun – more on that later, …

Zero is the Leaves on the Tree

This is such a lovely little read. Now that we’ve officially started learning about Addition, Zero is the Leaves on the Tree, written by Betsy Franco and illustrated by Shino Arihara, is the perfect book to get kids thinking about …

January Author Study: Steve Jenkins

I’ve sung the praises of Steve Jenkins‘ books before so it’s no surprise that he’s our feature author for this month. Kids, big and small are naturally drawn to nature and animals; Jenkins makes learning about them super engaging, fun, …

Step by Step

A superb math lesson by my superb student teacher, Miss Kang. We stepped our way into learning about “measurement” by seeing just how far our feet could take us. We started in the classroom but then quickly ventured out in …

Friday Favourites

Learning about the “ten-ness” of numbers. Vintage super awesome, superhero comic book letters. And quite possibly the coolest invented spelling of the word “competition”, ever. Happy weekend. (image 3: ┬áThe Letteroom, via Handmade Charlotte)