build math awareness in your classrooom with Scholastic's math
resources. These activities and lesson plans offer something for
every skill level from PreK through middle school.
Plans with Marilyn Burns
Children will learn to sort, count, and measure — block
With Our Shoes
Children will learn that there's more "underfoot" than
they expected with this creative shoe activity.
Fruit Shape Kebabs
Young children learn mathematical concepts best through hands-on
activities. Help children learn about shapes by making a sweet,
healthy snack together. Versión
Inspire your children with these materials to sort, compare, measure,
order, and count.
These measuring activities are fun to do, and they give children
hands-on practice with an important math skill. Versión
Take a survey to help children collect information about pets.
Cooking helps children learn about measuring, nutrition, and following
step-by-step instructions. Warming up with this dish can teach
about shapes too! Versión
Questions to ask and games to play to help children think mathematically.
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All Other Grades
Facts for K2
Mastering the Games and secret codes help kids learn math skills.
Max's Math Adventures (K2)
Six and a half year-old Max and his best friend Ruth are your
hosts in solving math problems that include adding, subtracting,
patterns, and graphs.
Maven's Mysteries (35)
Our chief math sleuth helps students solve math capers of all
kinds. Students follow the maven as they sharpen skills, such
as logical reasoning, money and decimals, whole number operations
and many others.
Visit Web sites and hunt for answers to math problems.
Plans with Marilyn Burns (all grades)
Make the Most of Math Manipulatives
Math in Everyday Activities
7 Basics for Teaching
Ways to Assess Math Sense
4 Great Math Games
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Internet Field Trips
Quick suggestions for using targeted Web sites with math concepts
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