Searching for activities

Tips to help you find exactly what you’re looking for.

Updated over a week ago

Looking for an activity on a specific topic, or one created by a specific teacher? Or are you just wondering how to find the best activities for your classroom in general?

We’ve got some tips to help you find exactly what you’re looking for!

Note: Some of the navigational elements in this video may not match the information in this article. Stay tuned for an updated video.

Start with popular or featured activities

Search through our Most Popular or Featured Collections from the top of the left sidebar on to find our most sought-after activities.

Our free activities have been gathered in Featured Collections. Click those brightly-colored links on each activity page to investigate similar activities!

The Search feature

Initially, the Search bar at the top of restricts results to activities that are created by the Desmos Classroom team or are part of our Featured Collections.

As your collection of activities grows, the Search bar at will expand to search activities you’ve created, collaborated on, added to your own custom collections, and activities you’ve run with your students.

Social media

Find activities created by other teachers by joining our Facebook page. You can peruse what’s been shared already or ask for recommendations on the best activities for certain topics.

You can also join our community of math fans by following us on Twitter for the latest news on all things Desmos Classroom, including feature updates, free activities, conference and event information, professional learning opportunities, and more!

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