# Comparing Decimals

A unit on comparing and ordering decimals. Continue reading Comparing Decimals

# 5th grade math STAAR money questions

There are ten money questions on the last two STAAR tests. This resource will help you. Continue reading 5th grade math STAAR money questions

# How to Discipline A Special Need Student in the Classroom

I work with a special need population in the classroom and always wondered if the discipline is different for special needs students vs. those that aren’t labeled as such. For me the answer is yes and no. I say yes because there are methods we use according to what child we are working with. There are accommodations that they deserve and we need to follow. We can eliminate a lot of behaviors by setting up routines in our classroom and dealing with situations in a calm manner. I say no for those that are included in the general education system … Continue reading How to Discipline A Special Need Student in the Classroom

# Add and Subtract Positive Rational Number

This is taught in fifth grade but I see sixth graders struggle with this and even seventh grade students. Continue reading Add and Subtract Positive Rational Number

# Indian Education Startup Enters the US

So I recently saw where the company BYJU bought the education gaming company OSMO for $120 million. They are wanting the U.S. be part of their global expansion. California-based Osmo uses augmented reality and artificial intelligence to bring physical toys … Continue reading Indian Education Startup Enters the US

# It’s One Thing to Know Math

But it is quite a different thing to understand math. A lot of times people can work out a multiplication problem but they have no idea how to apply it to real world situations. For instance I asked a group … Continue reading It’s One Thing to Know Math

# Preparing For The STAAR

Hey Everyone, Ok I have made a new STAAR review test for the 2018-2019 season. I have gone through the STAAR tests for 2017-2018 to make these questions. I crafted these to look like the original STAAR test. It should … Continue reading Preparing For The STAAR

# The Journey Begins

Thanks for joining me! Good company in a journey makes the way seem shorter. — Izaak Walton Continue reading The Journey Begins