# Mini Math Lessons

Download PDFs of math instructions and example problems from this issue. Perfect for interactive whiteboard use to go over with the class or to print as a reproducible for students' future reference.

**This issue's Mini Math Lessons:**

- Completing a Logic Line, pages 4-5
- Probability Pointers, pages 8-9
- Equivalent Units of Length, pages 10-11
- Volume of Irregular Shapes, pages 12-13
- Comparing Integers, page 16

**April 2011's Mini Math Lessons:**

- Reading a Circle Graph, pages 4-5
- Finding the Miles Per Gallon (MPG), pages 6-7
- Add Fractions With Unlike Denominators, pages 8-9
- Making an Organized List, pages 10-11
- Reading a Data Map, pages 12-13
- Finding a Fraction's Decimal Equivalent, page 16

**March 2011's Mini Math Lessons:**

- Area of a Rectangle, pages 4-5
- Divide With Money, pages 6-7
- Estimating Angle Measures, page 16
- Equivalent Units of Time, pages 12-13
- Rounding Decimals, pages 10-11

**February 2011's Mini Math Lessons:**

- Improper Fractions to Mixed Numbers, pages 4-5
- Parallel, Perpendicular and Intersecting Lines, pages 6-7
- Ordering Decimals, pages 8-9
- Working Backward, pages 12-13
- Equivalent Fractions, page 16

**January 2011's Mini Math Lessons:**

- KenKen Clues, pages 4-5
- Doc’s January ATM Use, pages 6-7
- Naming a Fraction, pages 8-9
- Wind-Chill Chart, pages 10-11
- To Find a Greatest Common Factor, pages 12-13
- Decimal Place Value, page 16

**November/December 2010's Mini Math Lessons:**

- Average Price of a U.S. Movie Ticket, pages 4-5
- Finding an Average (Mean), pages 6-7
- Choosing the Operation, pages 8-9
- Function Tables, pages 10-11
- Multiplying by 2-Digit Numbers, pages 12-13
- Factor Facts, page 16

**October 2010's Mini Math Lessons:**

- Multiplying With Money, pages 4-5
- Spotting Extra Information, pages 8-9
- Reading a Nutrition Label, pages 10-11
- Median, Mode, and Outliers, pages 12-13
- Estimating Products, page 16

**September 2010's Mini Math Lessons:**

- Adding and Subtracting Money, pages 4-5
- Word Forms of Numbers, pages 6-7
- Number of U.S. Households That Own Each Pet, pages 8-9
- Four-Step Problem-Solving Process, pages 10-11
- Estimating Sums, page 16

*Browse below for Mini Math Lessons from the 2009-2010 school year:*

**May/June 2010's Mini Math Lessons:**

- Volume of a Rectangular Prism, pages 4-5
- Tree Diagrams, pages 6-7
- Calculating Per-Game Averages, pages 10-11
- Finding a Fraction's Decimal Equivalent, page 16

**April 2010's Mini Math Lessons:**

- Circle Graphs, pages 4-5
- Area of a Rectangle, pages 6-7
- Estimating Angle Measures, pages 8-9
- Adding Fractions With Unlike Denominators, pages 10-11
- Comparing Fractions, page 16

**March 2010's Mini Math Lessons:**

- Elapsed Time (Subtracting Time), pages 4-5
- Working Backward, pages 6-7
- Geometric Transformations, pages 8-9
- Reading a Ruler, pages 10-11
- Adding Decimals, pages 12-13
- Mixed Numbers and Improper Fractions, page 16

**February 2010's Mini Math Lessons:**

- Metric Measures of Length, pages 4-5
- Ordering Decimal Numbers, pages 6-7
- Using a Logic Box, pages 8-9
- Finding Grid Coordinates, pages 10-11
- To Write a Fraction in Simplest Form, pages 12-13

**January 2010's Mini Math Lessons: **

- Finding an Average (Mean), page 4-5
- Classifying Angles, pages 6-7
- The Art of Fractions (Intro to Fractions), pages 8-9
- Double-Bar Graph, pages 10-11
- Two-Step Tips, pages 12-13