Monthly Archives: March 2009

Line Graphs

Teaching Line Graphs?  Here are some links to help! Online Interactive Line Graph Quiz http://www.ixl.com/math/practice/grade-3-line-graphs Worksheets http://superteacherworksheets.com/graphing/line-graph-1.pdf Word Problem/Line Graph (pg 16) http://glencoe.mcgraw-hill.com/sites/dl/free/0078740428/589238/m1_nat_wpwb.pdf With Solutions and Video http://www.onlinemathlearning.com/line-graphs.html Examples with questions and answers http://mathgoodies.com/lessons/graphs/line.html 4th Grade Line Graph Practice http://www.studyzone.org/testprep/math4/d/linegraph4p.cfmContinue reading

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Teaching Fractions

ARTICLES http://homeschooling.about.com/od/basicmath/qt/teachfractions.htm Using Candy http://www.superteacherworksheets.com/fraction-cont.html Chocolate Bars http://k6educators.about.com/cs/math/a/teachfractions.htm Idea Bank http://www.mathcats.com/grownupcats/ideabankfractions.html Why are fractions so difficult to learn? http://www.homeschoolmath.net/teaching/teaching-fractions.php With Links http://www.fundraiseralley.com/teachers/fractionsteach.html FORUM DISCUSSION http://mathforum.org/t2t/faq/faq.fraction.html PRINTABLE FRACTION CHARTS http://www.abcteach.com/free/f/fraction_patterns.pdf Fraction Bar http://www.helpingwithmath.com/printables/others/lin0301fraction01.htm Fraction Strips http://www.superteacherworksheets.com/fractions/fractionstrips.pdf http://www.abcteach.com/free/f/fraction_patterns.pdf Fraction Circles http://www.superteacherworksheets.com/fractions/fractioncircles-withfractions.pdf http://www.abcteach.com/free/f/flashcards_fractions_blackline.pdfContinue reading

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86th Homesteading Carnival

The 86th Homesteading Carnival is up!  It is hosted this week by Abi at Lighter Side.  Lots of ideas to celebrate spring!  

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Menu Plan Monday

If you checked in last week, this will look very familiar!  That is because I’ve decided to post the menu from the past week because I am constantly switching my menu around and adding and omiting meals, etc.  We’ve had … Continue reading

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Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day!

St. Patrick’s Day is Tuesday, March 17th. You’ll find some great educational and fun St. Patrick’s Day reads, activities, recipes and shenanigans for celebrating with your little ones on the following websites!    Enjoy a Preschool Potato Curriculum! http://www.universalpreschool.com/how-to/st-patricks-day.asp Preschool … Continue reading

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WFMW – Microwave Popcorn

My mother purchased some organic popcorn in bulk and shared with me!  My kids have been begging me to make some ever since she brought it over.  I didn’t feel like cooking it on the stove so I decided to … Continue reading

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Carnival of Homeschooling

The Carnival of Homeschooling is up.  To find out what participants posted this week, head on over to the Nerd Family blog.

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