Vocabulary is important not only in Language Arts but in every subject. Especially with math when they begin doing word problems and need to be able to identify key words that will help them determine what they need to do.
Keep track of student progress on a chart to be kept in their math folder.update on Monday of every week & set new goals. Once all students have mastered a set of multiplication or division facts, the class will be treated to a popcorn party.
(can use the same idea to show multiple ways of adding/subtracting) GREAT!-- multiplication unit to teach repeated addition, groups of, commutative property, and arrays. You could also replace one with a multiplication word problem and picture.