Polly Bentley
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Clothespin Catapult. To make this catapult maybe involves some complex process like placing pegs in holes and putting the pieces together. It would be a great activity for older kids to make according to the directions here. http://hative.com/catapult-projects-for-kids/

Clothespin Catapult. To make this catapult maybe involves some complex process like placing pegs in holes and putting the pieces together. It would be a great activity for older kids to make according to the directions here. http://hative.com/catapult-projects-for-kids/

Where did the numbers go? Math activity working with a large hundreds chart. It gets the kids physically involved in learning how numbers work together.

15 brilliant ways to use a hundred chart. Lots of great math games teaching the numbers 15 brilliant ways to use a hundred chart. Lots of great math games teaching the numbers is my favorite!

math for upper grades - love this. Could give kids until Friday to answer. Thinking index cards with their name on it, and the number. Every Friday, I'll draw from the correct answers and give out money/prize. Good way to get them used to the riddles that FCAT tries to kill them with.

math for upper grades - love this. Could give kids until Friday to answer. Thinking index cards with their name on it, and the number. Every Friday, I'll draw from the correct answers and give out money/prize. Good way to get them used to the riddles that FCAT tries to kill them with.

Number sense brain teasers-- great for end of the year higher order thinking practice or fast finishers

Number sense brain teasers-- great for end of the year higher order thinking practice or fast finishers

sorting rocks-light-medium-heavy and orange, white, gray and brown. Extend with: comparisons: bigger than, heavier than, musch smaller than and use the > < symbols to compare while weighing or balancing

sorting rocks-light-medium-heavy and orange, white, gray and brown. Extend with: comparisons: bigger than, heavier than, musch smaller than and use the > < symbols to compare while weighing or balancing

Continuous provision challenge. Ordering people and animals by height.

Continuous provision challenge. Ordering people and animals by height.

Home school room: Achieving Creative Order: Project Playroom: Market LOVE this. and super love the "closed" sign :)

Home school room: Achieving Creative Order: Project Playroom: Market LOVE this. and super love the "closed" sign :)