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    Word Problem Wednesday: Estimating, Rounding, Multiplication…Oh My!

    Word Problem Wednesday: Estimating, Rounding, Multiplication…Oh My!

    May 9, 2018

    Are you a collector? From baseball cards to stamps, coins to comic books, just about everyone has something they like to collect and trade. In...




    Word Problem Wednesday: Measuring And Converting Rain vs. Snow

    Word Problem Wednesday: Measuring And Converting Rain vs. Snow

    May 2, 2018

    🎶 Rain, rain, go away, come again another day… 🎶

    Whatever part of the country you’re in, we hope that your winter is turning into spring, and...




    Word Problem Wednesday: Math Practice Makes Healthy Habits

    Word Problem Wednesday: Math Practice Makes Healthy Habits

    Apr 25, 2018

    Do you have healthy habits? This can mean a lot of different things: Eating and drinking foods that are good for you, exercising regularly,...




    Word Problem Wednesday: Practice Makes Elementary Math As Easy As Pie

    Word Problem Wednesday: Practice Makes Elementary Math As Easy As Pie

    Apr 18, 2018

    Everyday math challenges are as easy as pie when you practice a little bit every day!




    Word Problem Wednesday: On A Roll With Middle School Math Skills!

    Word Problem Wednesday: On A Roll With Middle School Math Skills!

    Apr 11, 2018

    This week’s word problem challenge takes us back in time to the days of film and darkrooms. 




    Word Problem Wednesday: Grow Your Everyday Math Skills

    Word Problem Wednesday: Grow Your Everyday Math Skills

    Apr 3, 2018

    Q: Why did the gardener plant light bulbs?A: Because she wanted to grow a power plant!




    Word Problem Wednesday: Science-Fiction Fun With Math

    Word Problem Wednesday: Science-Fiction Fun With Math

    Mar 28, 2018

    If you had a time machine, when in history--or into the future--would you go? It’s fun to think about what we might do with time travel, but even...




    Word Problem Wednesday: Math Practice Is Just Peachy

    Word Problem Wednesday: Math Practice Is Just Peachy

    Mar 21, 2018

    “There are a whole lot of things in this world of ours you haven't even started wondering about yet.”   ―Roald Dahl, James and the Giant Peach...




    Word Problem Wednesday: Music, Multiplication, and Real Life Math

    Word Problem Wednesday: Music, Multiplication, and Real Life Math

    Mar 14, 2018

    “There is geometry in the humming of the strings, there is music in the spacing of the spheres.” -Pythagoras

    Math and music go hand in hand, even...




    Word Problem Wednesday: Using Math Skills In Science Fair Projects

    Word Problem Wednesday: Using Math Skills In Science Fair Projects

    Feb 28, 2018

     

    What goes into making award-winning science fair projects? Why MATH, of course! Math is a key component of all science fair projects....



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