Spinning into Math Facts! Fidget Spinners- the new fad that had both teachers going dizzy over the classroom annoyance. The principal at the local STEM school posted his frustration about them on his personal Social Media page: “Word of warning to parents buying spinners for ‘concentration’, the spinner’s days are NUMBERED. I hope they run […]

# Tag: addition

## Mental Math

Mental Math Your little leprechauns will love to work on this mental math activity based on Common Core Standard 3.OA.9. To achieve mastery, students must be able to identify patterns in sums of basic facts. Students must also be able to explain mathematical patterns, such as why the sum of two even or two odd […]

## A Flurry of Math

Snow is starting to fall in Northeast Ohio, and to celebrate we’ve created a “Flurry of Math” to keep your students’ math skills sharp. The worksheet for each grade is coded with the Common Core State Standard that it reinforces. If you’re looking for more ideas to address the CCSS in Math, be […]

## Ice Cream Fun Math

Ice Cream When the weather is hot, it’s refreshing to cool down with a treat. This week’s Summer Solutions activity invites you and your child to surround yourselves with ice cream themed activities. The downloadable sheets provide practice with basic addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division facts to sharpen skills before school starts. For fun, help your child […]

## Summer Baseball Math

Summer has just begun; don’t let your kids strike out on their math skills! Have them stay sharp with this baseball math worksheet. Click on the grade that they have just completed to download a baseball field loaded with math questions. Have them answer each question, encouraging them not to get three wrong—that would […]

## Simple Solutions Valentine Math

Valentine’s Day is next week. I am sure your students want to get past all of the “mushy” stuff and get to what is important, the candy! We want to fill them with something just as sweet, but better for their health: MATH. Besides, who doesn’t love math?! These Valentine math worksheets are sure to keep your students loving math.

Attached are some pages that can be used in your classroom to balance out all of the sweets. They can be used for in-class instruction, bell work, or for homework. Show your students you really love them and math at the same time.

Simple Solutions LOVES Math all year long. Click here to see our entire math series!

Read more about Simple Solutions Valentine Math …## 12 Days of Christmas Math

Have you ever wondered HOW many gifts your true love would give you if they followed the directions in the song “Twelve Days of Christmas”? This is a problem that I have all of my students solve the class before Winter Break each year. The only direction I give is to ask the students HOW […]

## Magic Square

Magic squares have been around for thousands of years. Share this fun and ancient problem solving activity with your kids. For more math fun, check out our Mathematics line! Select a link below for a printer friendly version. June 2012 Magic Square Worksheet June 2012 Magic Square Solution Simple Solutions Common Core Math Worksheet Generator […]

## Color-by-Number Math Page

Simple Solutions Math Worksheet Generator The Worksheet Generator allows you to create and print customized worksheets for review, practice, and/or assessment. With thousands of items to choose from, you can tailor each 12-item worksheet to meet the specific needs of your students. Each worksheet comes with a corresponding answer key. Focus […]