Classroom Pencil Sharpener Review

**Disclaimer:  I was not paid for this review.  I was gifted a pencil sharpener to use.  The opinions are my own.  This post contains affiliate links. Being a teacher, especially a math teacher, I know the importance of having a good pencil sharpener in the classroom.  Too many times, I’ve been supplied “cheap” pencil sharpeners Continue reading


Helpful Math Tools for Back to School

**As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases made through affiliate links.** School will soon be back in session.  And some students are already dreading math class.  Here is a list of helpful math tools for back to school.  These tools will aid in making math a little more tolerable this school year. Helpful Continue reading


Math Tip of the Day: Dividing Fractions Easily

When students are taught how to multiply fractions, they are usually taught the traditional method.  Take the second fraction and use its reciprocal (flip the fraction), and then multiply.  There is a way of dividing fractions easily using cross multiplication.  The math tip of the day will show you how. For example, dividing 3/5 by 1/4.  Continue reading


Math Tip of the Day: Integers and Exponents

Understanding integers is one of the hardest things for some students to accomplish.  Positives and negatives.  Who wants to deal with that?  Master integers with these tips. Applying exponents are a way of doing extended multiplication.  Which isn’t really that bad.  But when integers and exponents are combined, things can get tricky.  But don’t stress, Continue reading