Math Activities: Grades 3-8

Math is all around us! Practicing math outside of school can help your daughter improve her skills.  You can find activities, worksheets, and reading guides here that will help you get started!

 

Resources:

http://www.k5learning.com/free-math-worksheets

http://www.adaptedmind.com/

 

Interactive Math Activities:

IXL

www.KhanAcademy.org

www.phschool.com

 

 

The following videos and activities will be helpful tools to encourage math practice outside of school. Click on the links and explore!

 

3rd Grade:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ry-3xavxuEE&list=PLGTDzEcmZty0-60wHMfsZ9sZ3wAXSrWXy

 

 

Suggested Activities:

  • Go Grocery Shopping: Have your daughter calculate the cost of items as you go.

  • Budgeting/Grocery Shopping: Go to Giant/Safeway online to make a grocery list. It will be the student’s responsibility with parent to devise a shopping list within the allotted amount of the family budget. Student is responsible for tabulating the bill, negotiating cost as well as including taxes.

 

  • Practice budgeting and calculating discounts during other shopping adventures

  • Playing BINGO: Teach students how to learn their Multiplication Tables and Division Tables by making homemade cards with students or, if you want it to be more interactive, use sidewalk chalk in which they had to jump into the card.

*This Game can also be used with fractions, placement values, and shapes. Any skill you can think of!

  • Cook together: Using measurements helps your daughter practice fractions and other core math skills.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0v-ulU_mi7o

 

 

 

4th Grade

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=juezpsGBtHw&list=PLHsgU465oaDQ1AQoZa4iKlTwp5FxB6frI

 

 

5th Grade

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7Wrde6iFVcA&list=PLnVYEpTNGNtVI985InJbrcwMzgiuxkPyW

 

 

6th Grade

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vn7AC43cmZ0

 

 

7th Grade

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sqe7E6OySIY

 

 

8th Grade

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2_-BJ-w2Udc&list=PL16DEDA7C66C8B23E

 

 

Middle School & High School

http://www.thattutorguy.com/home_meet-chris-video_2.html

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