Merrill Elementary Math Update

February 2020

February is "For The Love of MATH Month!"

Each week in February will feature different math related activities for students to participate in.

Week 1: February 3rd - 7th

  • In honor of the 100th day of school, Wear a Number to School Day is Friday, February 7th! Wear your Favorite Number!

Week 2: February 10th - 14th

  • Mrs. Riederer will visit each classroom with an Estimation Jar! Students will turn in their best estimate for the items in the jar. Estimation Jars will also be in the window of Mrs. Riederer’s office. Make an estimation and possibly win a “Marvelous Mathematician ” Award! Awards will be announced at an All School Meeting.

Week 3: February 17th - 21st

  • Math Family Night: Games Make Learning Fun! --> Thursday, February 20th from 5:00-6:30. Families are invited to enjoy a meal, learn tips on how to help children with math, and play board games filled with math concepts. A fun time to be had by all! Several Door Prize winners will be chosen to take a board game home. All children will leave with a game to play.

Week 4: February 24th - 28th

  • Play a Math Game with your buddy this week! Buddy classes will meet up sometime this week and play math games together!

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Math in Action - Moments from the Classrooms