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Teaching the Fun of Math
Help students develop their math skills, while fostering a love of learning math through hands-on activities and explorations.
Knowing and Teaching Elementary Mathematics
This book will build mathematical understanding while offering a powerful framework for grasping mathematical content necessary to understand and develop the thinking of students.
About Teaching Mathematics
This collection of 240 classroom-tested lessons will allow teachers to build student understanding and math and the teacher's understanding of how students learn math.
Guided Math: A Framework for Mathematics Instruction
This book uses a practical approach to teach math that integrates literacy strategies for effective instruction. It will also help maximize the impact of your math workshop and small group instruction.
Daily Math Stretches
Best Practices for Teaching Mathematics
This book will ignite student's interest in learning math with winning strategies for all learners in the math classroom.
What Successful Math Teachers Do
This resource provides research-based activities and strategies aligned with NCTM standards to improve student achievement in mathematics.
Math Work Stations: Independent Learning You Can Count On K-2
This resource details how to set up, manage, and keep math stations going throughout the year. It shows hundreds of photos of work stations in action in a variety of different classroom settings.
Hands-On Math Projects with Real-Life Applications
This resource is designed to demonstrate how math relates to all subject areas. Students will be engaged in a variety of projects that support mathematical standards.
From Reading to Math, Grades K-5: How Best Practices in Literacy Can Make You a Better Math Teacher
This unique resource explores how best practices for reading and writing can help you become a better math teacher. It describes strategies that work in literacy and how to implement them in math class.
100 Commonly Asked Questions in Math Class: Answers that Promote Mathematical Understanding, Grades 6-12
This book helps answer many of the questions that students often have when during math class. This book is sure to keep your students hooked and engaged in your instruction.
Math Workshop in Action:Strategies for Grades K-5
This book explains why math workshops are so effective and provides you with step by step instructions on how to implement and manage your own math workshop in your classroom.
Intentional Talk: How to Structure and Lead Productive Mathematical Discussions
This resource provides teachers with a framework for planning and facilitating purposeful mathematics discussions that enrich and deepen student learning.
Math Misconceptions, PreK- Grade 5: From Misunderstanding to Deep Understanding
This resource delves into the many mathematical misconceptions that many students have across the elementary curriculum. It provides numerous, practical strategies and activities to help "undo" some of those misconceptions.
Comic-Strip Math: Problem Solving
This book includes 80 laugh-out-loud comic strips and mini story problems that are sure to keep your students engaged. These comic strips address key math skills for students in grades 3-6.
Math Dictionary for Kids, 4E: The Essential Guide to Math Terms, Strategies, and Tables
This provides colorful illustrations and definitions to help students understand word problems. This is a great resource to have handy during your small group sessions with your students. Great resource for grades 4-9.
Differentiating Instruction With Menus: Math
This book provides you with various ways to differentiate your instruction by providing your students with various options on different levels of learning. It is a great resources. It comes in a variety of grade levels.
Beyond Pizzas & Pies: 10 Essential Strategies for Supporting Fraction Sense, Grades 3-5
This resource supports teachers in addressing students' common misconceptions about fractions as they guide their students in investigating and discussing fractions to expand and refine their understanding.
Mathematics Worksheets Don't Grow Dendrites: 20 Numeracy Strategies that Engage the Brain
This book offers math teachers 20 powerful, brain based strategies that incorporate visual, auditory, kinesthetic, and tactile modalities to promote student engagement and achievement.
Times Tables the Fun Way:Books for Kids: A Picture Method of Learning the Multiplication Facts
This book contains cartoons and stories that are designed to help students memorize their multiplication facts. Your students will enjoy the stories and enjoy learning their facts in this new way.
Math Sense: The Look, Sound, and Feel of Effective Instruction
This resource will provide you with a series of self-assessment rubrics to help you identify the earmarks of a engaged mathematics community that will help inform and refine your practice.
Number Talks: Helping Children Build Mental Math and Computation Strategies, Grades K-5
This book shows you how to pose the correct questions and build comprehension using number talks. It demonstrates how to develop thinking strategies to address key math skills.
Teaching Numeracy: 9 Critical Habits to Ignite Mathematical Thinking
This book explores each critical thinking habit and its relation to numeracy and shares hundreds of practical ways to incorporate the habits into your math instruction tomorrow.
Secrets of Mental Math: The Mathemagician's Guide to Lightning Calculation and Amazing Math Tricks
This resource will help your students dramatically improve their memory for numbers. Your students will enjoy being able to perform mental math effortlessly.