Ways to Teach Squares & Rectangles?

Answer Squares and rectangles are among the first shapes children learn, but things can get tricky in a hurry when you start explaining that all squares are rectangles, but not all rectangles are squares.... Read More »

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How to Change the Equation for the Area & Perimeter of Rectangles to Apply to Squares?

Though a square can be considered a rectangle, a rectangle is not considered to be a square. Both rectangles and squares are parallelograms with sides that connect at right angles. Rectangles and s... Read More »

Fun Ways to Teach "Be" Verbs?

"Be" is one of the most difficult English verbs to conjugate. Other forms of the verb such as "are," "is" or "am" are all very different. ESL speakers often have particular difficulty with these fo... Read More »

Fun Ways to Teach Graphing?

Graphing is an essential and foundational math skill taught throughout elementary school. It is also a fun and hands-on way to engage students in mathematical processes. Elementary students should ... Read More »

Ways to Teach Empathy?

Empathy is the ability to imagine experiencing another person's situation and emotional reaction to that situation. A sign of maturity, empathy allows people to feel compassion, respond with kindne... Read More »