My first day back on the job (I had taken some time away from That Math Lady to long-term sub at my old school) and what am I doing at 7 am? Creating math foldables (and missing my students, of course).
Math foldables are used to organize math ideas and concepts. Actually, they can be used for a multitude of things, but they are a great hands-on tool to teach a math lesson or introduce a concept.
The first math foldable I made is to demonstrate number properties. Here’s a view of the front:
One thing I wish I had done differently: used dotted lines to show where to actually fold the sides. I’ll have to adjust that on my future foldables…
Visit this TpT site to download the file (http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Number-Properties-Math-Foldable) or click on this link to download the full pdf: number properties math foldable