This is activity can be used when introducing number bonds. Students move in out of the hula-hoops and on the paths to create real life number bonds.

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I got to thinking about what I do combat the usual student question, “When are we ever going to use this in real life?” Check out the post for my solution.

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Chick-Fil-A Menu Math: a special field trip for lunch and a math lesson, nice!

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Math Projects For Your Classroom - 7 different math projects with real life applications.

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Area and Perimeter Ideas - Area and perimeter sort that focuses on real life scenarios

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Real life examples of 2D shapes. Could assign each table group a 2-D shape and then they could cut and paste from magazines real world examples.

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Math Is Real Life Linky! Using real world situations in math.

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These real life math challenges require a variety of math skills to solve. These challenges are perfect for applying and practicing math skills and helping students understand math relevance. Great for homework, centers, group work or individual practice. Targeted age range is 8-12, but can apply to younger or older kids depending upon skill level and knowledge. These activities address the common core standard for fourth grade as follows: CCSS.Math.Content.4.OA.A.3 FREE

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Math in the environment - perfect for real life contexts.

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Classroom Grocery Math - Cool idea for teaching money and simulating real life experiences with math.

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