Math pennants are a fun way to show off student work
In this post, I want to show you some of the math pennants I've made over the years for topics covered in early elementary school right through to high school math. To date, I've made over 100 math pennants, so they are not all in this post. But I picked out some of my favorites to show you. More at scaffoldedmath.com
Comparing Fractions Activity
Students compare the sizes of fractions with like and unlike denominators in this math pennant activity that doubles as colorful classroom décor. First, students color portions of circles to represent the two given fractions. They then add as inequality or an equal sign between the two fractions to show which is larger. Half of the pennants have fractions with like denominators and half have fractions with unlike denominators.
DIY Vertical Number Line
This week I got to lead a DIY class with @michaelsstores , @sharpie and @elmersproducts ! Whether you missed the community class, or you want to watch it again, you can check out the recording of it (link below)! The class was geared towards teachers and so much fun! Our dog, Skeeter, made an ap
15 Fun Ways to Decorate Your Classroom Door for Back-to-School
Motivate your students to seize the school day and be a ray of sunshine for those around them. #southernliving #classrooms #classroomdecor #backtoschool
Winter Math Activities
This post is a holiday celebration of teachers' creativity. I would have never thought to make Christmas trees out of math pennants! But you all did and these photos all blew me away. The effort, the colors, the care that went into creating the displays, everything. I am so thankful that teachers like you are in the classroom.
Area and Perimeter Christmas Ornaments
This Christmas math activity has students finding the area and perimeter of shapes with lots of places to color! The final Christmas ornaments make a festive holiday classroom decor. Students can further decorate their ornaments with bows and holly.
Holiday math classroom decor
How cute is this Christmas tree Ms. Evans made with math pennants? There are more holiday math classroom decor ideas on my blog scaffoldedmath.com
Dividing Decimals Poster
This free poster shows the steps of decimal division. It can be given as a handout for student notebooks and binders or added to your classroom bulletin board for students to reference. Includes both color and black and white printable posters. Also linked inside is a blog post teaching how to enlarge any PDF to a multi-page poster on any home printer.