Fast forward all these years and I still love math! This year our district is "trying out" Engage NY for math and it's been rough at times, but there are some things that I really like. One thing I don't is the lack of small group, differentiation in the program, so I've been doing a lot of supplementing.
One of the ways that I do this is with roam the room task cards. All I do is put a variety of task cards around the room. For this activity I had 2 different sets, that were working on variables and equations. Based on what my kiddos needed, they either did the purple or blue cards.
Here they are hard at work:
Another thing we've been up to is adding flip books to our interactive notebooks. Here are 2 of our most recent ones: