Math Centers

Math Centers

Work on homework
Allow students to begin working on homework.
Benefits:
Teacher can walk around and check for any misconceptions, provide clarifications.
Students can practice skill while it is fresh in their mind, create free time in the evening for other activities.

Computer based activities:
In St. Lucie County Schools
Destination Math

Discovery Education

Ideas for math learning centers:

Scholastic Math
scholastic_math

TouchMath
touchmath

MathCounts
Math Counts can also be used for math clubs and math competition.

mathcounts

Mountain Math
mountain_math

Holey Cards
holey_cards-self-check_math_facts

VersaTiles
versatiles

Math with Pizzazz Series by Creative Publishing
math_with_pizzazz

USA Today Newspaper or Local Newspaper
Use charts for graphing, sports pages for statistics, financial pages for graphs, decimals; weather pages for integers.
usatoday

Games for Whole Class or One or Two

Addition Facts
War
Monopoly
Snakes and Ladders
Candyland

Multiplication Facts

Around the World
Scroll down to Around the World

Buzz also known by other names.
I play this in my classrooms and my students love it.
Scroll down to Buzz

The Coordinate Plane
Battleship

Basic Facts
Nintendo DS BrainAge and BrainAge II

Logic and Problem Solving
Nintendo DS Professor Layton and the Curious Village
professor_layton

Modular Math
Modular math has to do with remainders from division or repeated subtraction.

Mancala
Pascal’s Triangle

5 thoughts on “Math Centers

  1. I did comment on your blog why did you give me an f for it if i did it please review it

    BL 6TH HOUR

  2. Hey, Missus Walsh!

    Just checking in. Hope everything at SOMS is going great.

    A M (former 5th hour)

  3. Hi A.M.
    What a great surprise to hear from you. I hope your school year is going well. Spring break is just around the corner, and the FCAT is done. A great time of year! Thanks for stopping by. Ms. Walsh

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