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Weekly Bell Work

Weekly Bell Work Whole Numbers for 6th Grade ReviewWhole Numbers Bell WorkI have been working on making my warm-ups available and now the first two series are up! Weekly Bell Work: Whole Numbers (Freebie) and Weekly Bell Work: Whole Numbers Word Problem Edition. These two series are part of many more to come!
They both are extremely useful with a particular focus on Whole Numbers using Addition and Subtraction. I will be completing my sixth grade warm-ups prior to releasing seventh and eighth grade.
However, you can stay informed by following me on Pinterest, Blogger or TpT!
Ratios & Unit Rates Bell Work Since the above release of my first two units in the 6th Grade Bell Work Set, I have finished with a very fun warm-up revolving around Ratios and Unit Rates. It is one of my personal favorite units because ratios are vital to understanding proportions, similarity and not to mention fractions!  One of the many goals with these warm-ups is to grab your students attention and get the…

New Blogger

Well... Let me start with how excited I am that my personal teaching journey has lead me to become a BLOGGER! 

It's a big step in my realm for my own individual growth and reaching out to my followers.  Thank you for all your continuous support and feedback. 

Please take a moment and visit my TpT store HERE
"The beautiful thing about learning is that no one can take it away from you" -B.B. King

Introduction

Let me tell you a bit about myself... HI! My name is Tiarra Arthur!  I am passionate about middle school math and came to love it by accident!  HA!  Here's a bit of my background for you:
In college my major was Secondary Education, so I knew I wanted to be a teacher -- However, my focus was on Biology NOT Math!  After graduating, there was no openings in my county for ANY science positions and I hastily snatched a teaching position as an English pool teacher.  I joined the school system mid-year so I had my work cut out for me. At the end of that year, I was presented an opportunity by my amazing Principal to secure a 7th Grade Math Classroom.  I jumped at it since science and math go hand in hand.  
I was up for the challenge! 
That year, was full of excitement for me. Not only was I a young teacher learning the ways of the world but I was also wanting my students to absorb information.  During that first year, I found my passion in creating math activities centered around station…