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Playing with Pinterest: New Math Boards

Do you like Pinterest? I’ve enjoyed exploring the site lately, so I set up a few boards where I can pin the goodies I find. It may take awhile before I get all the old games and posts from this blog loaded up, so save the links and come back often…

Playful Math Games & Activities

Middle-High School

As our children (and their parents!) play around with mathematical ideas and the relationships between them, we develop deep understanding that is strong enough to support future learning. Playful math links include math games, activities, and interesting lesson plans.

Math Doodling

Math Doodling

Making abstract math visual: Math doodles let us see and experiment with a wide range of mathematical structures — and even to feel them, if we include hands-on 3D doodles in clay or other media. Links include art projects, geometry constructions, and physical models to explore.

Math Teaching Tips & Resources

Math Teaching Tips

A variety of math teaching ideas for homeschool families or classroom teachers. Learning mathematics is more than just answer-getting: help your students make conceptual connections. These links are more “schooly” than on the other boards, and they include conceptual lessons that build your own understanding of mathematics as well as that of your students. And math notebooking resources, too.

MTaP Math Education Blog Carnival Archive

MTaP archive

Since early 2009, the Math Teachers at Play (MTaP) blog carnival has offered tips, tidbits, games, and activities for students and teachers of preschool through pre-college mathematics. Now published once a month, the carnival welcomes entries from parents, students, teachers, homeschoolers, and just plain folks. If you like to learn new things and play around with ideas, you are sure to find something of interest.

Math-Ed Quotes

Math-Ed Quotes

Inspiration for homeschooling parents and classroom teachers. This is where I’m posting my Wednesday Wisdom quotes.

And that’s the end of my Pinterest boards (so far).

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3 comments on “Playing with Pinterest: New Math Boards

  1. Oh this is awesome! I can’t wait to look through all these pins. Your blog is full of great ideas for math. We use the pattern site you recommended often, and I really enjoyed the post about putting a million and billion on the number line. My kids enjoyed it too. I created a fun skip-counting card game called Speed! Here’s the link if you would like to add it to your math game boards – http://highhillhomeschool.blogspot.de/p/highhill-educational-supplies.html
    – Julie

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  2. Thanks, Julie. Your game does look like it would be fun. Though my daughter always preferred slower games, because for her it was stressful to race against a clock or another player. Do you have alternative rules for play that don’t involve racing?

    Right now, I’m just pinning ideas that are free or nearly free (may involve buying craft supplies), but I might consider putting up a collection of favorite products sometime…

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