Place value anchor charts. The ones, tens, hundreds structure and the relationship between digits in each place sets the stage for all work that students will do with larger numbers and decimals.

"Math About Me" is our first project this year. Remember, you must have 8 facts about yourself written in a mathematical format. This can include basic operations (add, subtract, multiply and divide: such a great idea for beginning of year math activity!

This is how I teach elapsed time- kids seem to actually see it! Elapsed Time Anchor Chart, T-Chart is a great way to show kids when the elapsed time crosses over the