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Mathematics

Mathematics
Supporting a Struggling Math Learner

When a student struggles in math, some people, including parents, give excuses about the child not having a "math brain" or the content being...
Smiley Face Math Center Idea

This center works for number/number word recognition, 1:1 counting, greater than/less than, math facts...; almost any math concept. Fill in all of the answers...
Organizing Manipulatives in Your Classroom

Keeping manipulatives organized can be a challenge. One way to minimize your excuses for not doing concrete activities is to have a system for...
Integrate CCSS with Math by Playing "Poison"

Looking for ways to integrate the CCSS for the 8 Mathematical Practice Standards while making learning fun for your students? Try using this fan-favorite...
Build Muscle Memory for Model Drawing

When teaching model drawing, the steps for model drawing are essential. It's important to give students multiple opportunities to learn the steps and develop...
Reinforcing Concepts and Skills in the Early Grades with Math Talk

Solving math word problems requires a complex set of skills. Students must be able to read, understand, strategize, compute, and analyze. It’s no surprise...
Laying the Foundation for Math Success with Early Numeracy

What's the one thing teachers in the early grades must do to ensure their children experience not only math success, but academic success? They...
Step-by-Step Model Drawing

To place an order, please call 1-800-321-0401 x1451. Solving Word Problems the Singapore Way (1-6) Model drawing, adapted from a Singapore approach to solving word problems, offers a clear,...
The Math Practices Coaching Tool

To place an order, please call 1-800-321-0401 x1451. (K-5) Looking for a quick reference tool to jumpstart the mathematical conversations and thinking in your classroom? Weve got one! The...
Number Bonds: Multiplication & Division to 99

To place an order, please call 1-800-321-0401 x1451. Becoming an Accomplished Middle-Level Teacher (3-4 Skills) Available on CD (containing both MAC and PC editions), as an Electronic Download for...

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