This week marks the end of a long month of summer school. As a soon-to-be fourth year teacher, this was the first opportunity I've had in my career to take on such an endeavor, and I will say it was quite the experience! As someone who is used to planning one class, one middle school math class and teaching it 5 times a day, summer school challenged me a bit. I was planning for two, 3 hour courses, one of them was a HIGH SCHOOL SCIENCE class. Though I'm certified to teach sci
Hello, I'm Lauren. I'm a 6th grade math teacher in Saint Louis, Missouri. Mathematics in the Middle is an educational blog devoted to resources and ideas that can be applied to any middle school mathematics classroom.