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2nd Grade Common Core Math Matrix

2nd Grade Common Core Math Matrix

A continuing guide with activities for 2nd Grade Common Core Math. This guide will be updated as more articles, guides, interactives, games and printables are added to Fuel the Brain.


Kindergarten Common Core Math Matrix

Kindergarten Common Core Math Matrix

A continuing guide with activities for Kindergarten Common Core Math. This guide will be updated as more articles, guides, interactives, games and printables are added to Fuel the Brain.


Using Triple Venn Diagrams in the Classroom

Using Triple Venn Diagrams in the Classroom

Triple venn diagrams are used to compare and contrast three things. This article will provide you with ideas and activities to use triple venn diagrams in your class.


First Grade Common Core Math Matrix

First Grade Common Core Math Matrix

A continuing guide with activities for First Grade Common Core Math. This guide will be updated as more articles, guides, interactives, games and printables are added to Fuel the Brain.


Number Sense Through The Hundred Board

Number Sense Through The Hundred Board

Hundred boards can be used to aid with early counting, skip counting, factors for multiplication, exploring number patterns, adding and subtracting tens and ones, and more.


Measurement Activities

Measurement Activities

Cross-curricular activities and full lesson plans to support Inchy Picnic and the development of measurement concepts.


Making and Managing Literacy Stations

Making and Managing Literacy Stations

July 18, 2009 - Senior NC Teaching Fellows Conference
Workshop Notes and Resources


Don't Break the Bank!

Don't Break the Bank!

Free and Inexpensive Teacher Resources
July 18, 2009 - Senior NC Teaching Fellows Conference Workshop Notes and Resources


How to Create a Custom Mini-Book

How to Create a Custom Mini-Book

This tutorial demonstrates how to use the custom mini-book creator at fuelthebrain.com to design and print your own mini-books.


Teaching Equal Grouping

Teaching Equal Grouping

A guide on how to teach equal grouping with your student/child.


How To Use the Wheel Chart Interactive

How To Use the Wheel Chart Interactive

A tutorial explaining how to use the Wheel Chart to organize and manage student groups (for literacy, math, or other groups).


Making Flashcards Using Microsoft® PowerPoint

Making Flashcards Using Microsoft® PowerPoint

A tutorial explaining the basic use of Microsoft® PowerPoint to make printable flashcards.


Showing Your Thinking

Showing Your Thinking

Why does your child have to show their thinking? What is "showing your thinking"?


Numbers & Counting

Number Sense Through The Hundred Board

Number Sense Through The Hundred Board

Hundred boards can be used to aid with early counting, skip counting, factors for multiplication, exploring number patterns, adding and subtracting tens and ones, and more.


Measurement & Time

Using Triple Venn Diagrams in the Classroom

Using Triple Venn Diagrams in the Classroom

Triple venn diagrams are used to compare and contrast three things. This article will provide you with ideas and activities to use triple venn diagrams in your class.


Measurement Activities

Measurement Activities

Cross-curricular activities and full lesson plans to support Inchy Picnic and the development of measurement concepts.