Classroom resources

Classroom Activities For Teachers

Classroom Activities

Classroom activities for teachers is a collection of games, activities, ideas, Free printables, worksheets, theme ideas and picture books for you to use in your classroom. If your looking for some engaging and motivating hands-on learning experiences for your next lesson then you must take a look at our classroom activities!

Find the best picture books to help you introduce math concepts, a one off craft activity for a celebration day like Mothers Day, Valentines Day or Easter. A low-prep activity for your maths rotation or early finisher!  If you want quick, simple yet effective suggestions  to implement into your classroom today, then check them out now! Great classroom activities and  resources for A Plus Teachers!

 

Printables & Worksheets

  • Take a look at our free printablesworksheets and activities for teachers, parents, tutors, and homeschool families. Subjects include math, reading, writing, science, social studies, spelling and more.


Classroom Activities

Think Board Templates

These simple teaching tools are one of A Plus Teaching’s favourites! Use them to quickly differentiate any type of activities to meet your students’ needs, extend student thinking into Blooms higher order levels of thinking, scaffold learning and help to build student accountability, confidence and engagement.

Maths Think Board Templates

 

Math Think board templateDownload a Free Maths Think board Template here

Problem Solving Think Board Template

Researchers have found that students lack the word problem solving strategies and that this causes students struggle when solving word problems. Solving word problems involves a higher order level of thinking and the application of mathematical understanding rather than the recall of facts. Students find it difficult to develop useful word problem solving strategies.

Download a Free Problem Solving Think board Template Here

 

Newman’s Error Analysis Think Board Template

Neman’s prompts and error analysis are a tool that can be used to help teachers to teach students how to solve maths problems. They are the brain child of one of Australia’s top  teaching theorists, educational researcher Dr. Anne Newman. Use this Think Board Template to identify and fix students’  problem solving understanding.

 

 

 

Teaching With Picture Books

Using picture books in the classroom is a great way to introduce a new concept or a special celebration day, to your students. Picture books are perfect for engaging and motivating all learners, even reluctant learners. We have found books to help with teaching Celebrations, Themes & Concepts.   Take a look at some of our favourite picture books, authors and stories, and add them to your classroom library and start to  inspire your students!

Here is a list of picture books about Valentines Day

Valentines day books for kids

 

Picture books about maths are perfect for engaging and motivating all learners, even reluctant learners, and will help them to develop mathematical thinking and understanding about numeracy concepts.  Take a look at some of our favourite picture books, authors and stories, and add them to your classroom library and start to  inspire your students’ mathematical minds!