Let’s chat about Fact Fluency today! Another activity that I expect my students to work on when they complete their Workbook Nook work or Math Stations work is to practice their Fact Fluency. This activity is done AFTER they complete a Math Journal or during the next rotation when they have additional time before the bell rings. I have a few different activities that my students can choose from. They practice their facts using Hot Dots ( #EducationalConcepts )…

Let’s chat about Math Journals today! “What should I do now?” How many times have you heard those words? A LOT, I’m sure! But not anymore! When my students are in Workbook Nook (independent work) or Math Stations,…

Let’s chat about Math Stations today! Remember when I said CONSISTENCY IS KEY to Guided Math Success? Well… That is 100% true especially when your students are working in Math Stations. How many times have you put out Math Stations…

Let’s chat about INDEPENDENT PRACTICE time during Guided Math Rotations today! After my students meet with me at Teacher Feature for their small group lesson, they will rotate to the next round called Workbook Nook. This is the…

Today we will talk about my Small Group Instruction! My Small Group Instruction takes place every day. I meet with each group for 15-20 minutes. I always start with my Strategic Intervention group. All of my small group lessons…

Hey there Peeps… I hope this post finds you all well! I have been getting this question via e-mail A LOT! So… I figured….it might be time to give my peeps some insight into what Simply Skilled Teaching is…

Hi Friends…I hope this post finds you all well. I wanted to share a little bit of Spring with you today 🙂 When I first started teaching second grade, I wanted my students to have a hands-on experience…

Hey there peeps! I am hoping that you just finished watching our Using Math Manipulatives webinar that I hosted with my good friend, Erica from Erica’s Ed-Ventures over at TPT Headquarters! We wanted to THANK YOU all…

Hey there friends… Here is the fourth installment of my Get Your Groove On with Guided Math Blog series! I hope you find this post helpful! There are basically 9 main components of Guided Math. If you would like to…

Hey there friends… Here is the third installment of my Get Your Groove On with Guided Math Blog series! I hope you find this post helpful! There are basically 9 main components of Guided Math. If you would like to…