Have you heard about Spiral Math? Maybe you already own Spiral Homework, and would like some fresh ideas on how to use this resource in different ways?
If you don’t own it, and this is your first time hearing about it…in a few words… it’s a homework system that allows students a chance to review concepts taught earlier in the year while solidifying new concepts at the same time. You essentially SPIRAL through the standards. Take a look…
I love this idea because it allows students to keep previously taught skills fresh in their minds while learning new ones!
The obvious way to use this incredible homework system is to print off the sheets and hand them out for homework… BUT …what if:
- Your principal has slashed your photocopy budget to barely NOTHING?
- You would like to reduce your carbon footprint?
- You experience THIS more often than you’d like to admit:
1. Cut the Homework into Laminated Strips!