Common Core

More Common Core Activities for Place Value

Hi y’all! Happy Sunday! I have another place value activity for you to add to your Place Value and Number Sense math unit! The last place value activity I posted was for Skip Counting, Odd and Even, and Reading and Writing Numbers up to 1,000. You can read about those here. Last week my class […] Read more…

Journeys: Work on Writing FREEBIE

My school has adapted the reading program Journeys this year. It’s such a comprehensive reading program that is aligned with the Common Core, so it’s fantastic! I wanted to share briefly with you how I integrate part of the Daily 5 with Journeys.  One of the Daily 5 rotations is Work on Writing. Since the […] Read more…

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2nd Grade Common Core Reading Response Questions

How do you have your students respond to reading? Do you use reading response graphic organizers? I am a GRAPHIC ORGANIZERS girl for sure. There’s tons of research on the use of Thinking Maps, Graphic Organizers, etc. and how it’s extremely effective in helping children organize their thoughts and UNDERSTAND what they are reading. I […] Read more…

Common Core Matching Activities

I’m so excited about my place value/number sense matching activities pack! I literally just finished this baby and uploaded her to TPT! I will be printing these out early Monday morning and sharing them with my precious 2nd graders! I know they will love them because they love cutting, matching, and glueing! Since I do […] Read more…

Common Core Word Problems for 2nd Grade!

{This is the older image you’ll see floating around internet land–I’ve gone ahead and updated this pack and given it a much needed facelift!} Here’s the NEW LOOK! It’s still summer and the words “Common Core” are constantly running through my head! I created a word problem pack directly aligned to the second grade common […] Read more…