Without math, who are we? Math is vital to our daily lives, and providing students with fluency and an appreciation of math is so critical to our youngest learners. Using bulletin boards showing off student work in math is the perfect way to build a positive experience around learning math and all those fantastic math facts. Below are some really incredible ways to practice math and show off your students’ math skills with some pretty cool math bulletin boards. Plus, they are easy prep and a lot of fun!
4 Math Bulletin Boards
Math bulletin boards are a great way to show everyone in school the fun and educational things you and your students have been accomplishing during your math block.
All I can say is yes to this one! Kiddos love Fact Flowers. Even better, there are 5 versions included! Go with the plain flower for students who need a little differentiation and want to add the math facts. Or use one of the pre-made flowers for low prep and ready-to-go math work. There are additional facts 1-10, addition facts 1-12, double-digit addition with no regrouping, and double-digit addition with regrouping. This makes the perfect springtime bulletin board to show off all of those math understandings. Plus, the letters are included to finish off the board with “Grow Your Math Fact Fluency!” Here is the link to this one!
Fact Family Tree Craft!
Here’s another math bulletin board idea that will be so fun. This is perfect for those holiday bulletin boards and keeping it academic! It’s hands-on and could be used for a whole bunch more than math, like sight words or letters, but most importantly, math fact families! Students can get creative with how they create and decorate the ornaments, too! Try some fingerprints for even more originality. This is super low prep, engaging for students at a very exciting time of year, and makes an adorable bulletin board for the holiday season! Here is the link!
Did someone say Halloween? What a perfect theme for a bulletin board, and incorporating math makes it even better! This fall theme bat cave craft is the perfect math bulletin board. It allows students to show off some math skills and have a lot of fun. It’s low-prep, too, and perfect for practicing those addition facts! Kids are going to go batty for this one! Grab yours here!
Looking for a full year of math bulletin boards? Monster Math has you covered. It’s perfect for the entire year of math! Monster Math covers a bunch of topics, and there is a bundle available to grab them all at once. Students sign off on the monster math posters as they complete their fluency for each of the numbers. Keep adding to the monster poster all year as students master those math facts! The Monster Math bulletin board is fun and educational, and what kid doesn’t love adorable monsters? Grab the mega bundle here!
Building confidence in math is really necessary for our young learners. By feeling confident in their fluency, the math won’t be daunting as they grow older and learn more in-depth concepts. The math bulletin boards are the perfect way to ensure confidence, growth, and fluency in all of those foundational math skills! Let me know which elementary math bulletin boards you use in your classroom!