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 […]

Back To School

There is something exciting about going back to school each year. The new school year is full of so much hope and possibility.  At Bright Ideas Press, we are also very excited for the new school year to begin.  This is the 14th year of publication for Simple Solutions, and our newest addition, Simple Solutions […]

Simple Solutions Shines the Light on Third Grade Common Core Math!

Third grade Common Core Math The Simple Solutions approach has been proven to raise test scores, build student confidence, and improve long-term retention. Take a closer look, as we shine the light on Simple Solutions Common Core Math Grade 3 and all its features. Students complete one lesson per day. Every item aligns with a […]

I am thankful for email!

  I love getting presents in the mail, especially when they are surprises.  Today one of our readers sent me pictures of our Thanksgiving Activity that she completed with her students.  In her note, she said that the “Thanksgiving projects turned out so cute.  It was a great project to get them thinking of character […]

Third Grade is a HOOT!

We were recently contacted on Pinterest by a lovely third grade teacher who saw our post about the 2nd Grade Common Core Math books.  She was specifically interested in seeing samples of our new 3rd grade Common Core Math books.  Unfortunately, Pinterest was not working properly and prevented us from replying to her comment, but […]

Happy Halloween from Simple Solutions!

It is a cold, rainy day in Northeast Ohio, but we aren’t letting that dampen our spirits!   Here are some photos of our staff working hard on the Common Core books! Don’t they look spooktacular? Even Kiely dressed up!                 Celebrate in your classroom with these fun and […]

Election Day- Students Vote for President

I am sure you have spent time in your classrooms talking about the presidential elections.  We are a little more than two weeks away from Election Day!  Simple Solutions has created some FANTASTIC election ballots for you to use in the classroom to help your students become active participants in the voting process.  There are […]

Halloween Math Simple Solutions Style

Halloween is one of my favorite times of the year!  It can be hard for teachers to find activities that are educational yet have a Halloween theme.  Simple Solutions has taken care of that. Below you will find two Halloween math activities. The first is a dot-to-dot for your little ghosts in the primary grades.  The […]