Course SummaryLiven up your elementary math class with fun games and activities you can use to help your students understand basic math concepts. The chapters in this course provide detailed instructions for games that students can play in pairs or in groups.
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About This Course
In this course, you will find details about various ways you can engage your students while teaching them elementary-level math concepts. These chapters outline in-class games and activities designed specifically for students in grades 1-6 that can range from card games to hopscotch. Your students will enjoy learning math in this manner and these activities might help them better retain information about basic math operations and problems.
You can also find links to short, easy-to-follow math lessons that cover addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, fractions and more. These lessons provide yet another classroom tool you can use to ensure that your students fully understand these basic math topics before moving on to more advanced concepts.
How It Works
These chapter provide outlines and step-by-step instructions for active and quieter games you can use to teach students about math. You will find great ideas for activities that promote student participation and enhance your class's learning experience. If you choose to use our lessons, you will find them accessible 24/7 from any device so they can easily be added to your daily lessons.
The course includes:
- Outlines for games and activities, from Bingo games to relay races, that use a different approach to teach your class about elementary math topics
- Drills you can use to measure how much your students understand about basic math operations and how to apply them
- Links to video and text lessons that can supplement your existing math course materials
- Short quizzes in the lessons that help you determine how much your students understand and their readiness in moving on to the next topic
How It Helps
- Improves student understanding: - Helps you explain math problem-solving processes in a different way so students are better able to understand and retain information
- Encourages student participation: Gets students involved in daily class activities to create a more effective learning environment
- Engages students: Describes fun activities and games that keep students focused and engaged in the material
In this course, you will find activities, games and lesson plans that focus on the following:
- Basic math concepts for elementary students grades 1-6
- Math drills to show how much students understand about basic math operations
- Problem-solving processes in basic math
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