Well, that time has come again. There were times when this school year seemed to fly by and other times it felt like we were crawling to reach the finish line. And though this school year was filled with ups and downs, good days and the inevitable not-so-good days, we survived teacher friends! When I think back to this school year, one thing in particular sticks out in my mind: FIDGET SPINNERS. Where did they come from? How did students with attention issues ever focus withou
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.