Picture this: you’re a first-year teacher, and you have just finished teaching a lesson on area and perimeter and have moved on to small groups.
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When Adair County Elementary School (ACES) staff members were brainstorming ways to get their students excited about using Study Island to prepare for the NWEA MAP test in math, and ultimately increase growth scores, they decided to tap into the spirit of competition and hold their own creative Math Bowl contest.
How can you ensure that winter break assignments are meaningful, and not simply tossed into a basket for you to maybe-or-maybe-not get around to grading later? Here’s five unique ideas to incorporate these assignments once you and your students are back in the classroom!