the turkey shot out of the oven…

Are you familiar with this hilarious poem from Jack Prelutsky. “The Turkey Shot Out of the Oven.” Seriously, it’s super funny. I don’t want to get into any copyright trouble, so I can’t post the poem itself, but you can find it easily in his collection of poems called Something Big Has Been Here. The gist of a poem is they’re […]

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exploring arrays with pumpkins

Arrays are a superfood of math. For real. Have you ever really considered all of the mathematical concepts you can teach with arrays? No? Well, read on. Arrays can help practice: skip counting, repeated addition, multiplication facts, commutative property, fact families, factors, square numbers, prime & composite, area, and perimeter.  Not only are they concept-dense, but students grasp the idea of an array […]

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