Category Archive: Classroom Activity

Jul 25

Combinations of 10

Why Learn the Combinations of 10 Students who are able to commit the number combinations that add up to 10 (0 + 10, 1 + 9, 2 + 8, etc.) to memory will be more adept at performing mental calculations in the future. Instant recall of these number combinations is fundamental to not only learning the basic math …

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Apr 03

Not Just for Easter: A Preposition Scavenger Hunt

It was 11:39 on a Wednesday night and I sat wearily on the edge of the bar stool at my kitchen’s island.  My laptop glowed in front of me.  With a final click, I sent my Amazon order into cyberspace. “Done,” I thought to myself with satisfaction, “another item to check off my list.” With …

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