Favorite Math Lessons is
a 45-page ebook by Linda Picciotto and Debbie Marchand. It is
collection of the math games and activities for the primary grades that
have proven to be favourites of theirs and their students. Teachers
know that students focus better and learn more when they are engaged in
well-designed, interesting, and enjoyable activities. These
lessons fit that description.
bowl to practice subtraction, roll dice to practice addition and
subtraction, and figure out how many cubes are hidden under a cup.
In What's in
the Bag?, an enjoyable probability exercise for the entire
class, they predict the colours of the cubes in a bag. In Would you rather...?
they complete three different graphs using data they collect by
interviewing classmates. All lessons include clear
and recording sheets for the students.