STEAM

Common Core Standards: Mathematics, Grades K-5

Excelling at math is no longer simply a matter of getting answers right. Today, the Common Core State standards require not only computational fluency, but also a deep level of comprehension and critical thinking skills. ┬áCommon Core Standards: A Step-by-Step Approach – Mathematics, Grades K-5 guides teachers in implementing instruction that builds the full range of mathematics skills outlined in ...

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Common Core Standards & Mathematics, Grades 6-12

Common Core Standards & Mathematics: Strategies for Student Success (Grades 6-12) is an easy access, 6-page (tri-fold) laminated guide by Toby Karten. This classroom tool is designed to help middle and high school teachers understand the organization and application of the Common Core State Standards for Mathematics (CCSS.M), which define the grade-specific knowledge and procedural skills students are expected to ...

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Building Number Sense Through the Common Core

The “math” is on the wall: unless our youngest mathematicians have a solid understanding of number sense, they have little hope of mastering the higher math that lies ahead. This essential resource helps you identify where K-3 students are likely to struggle, and then intervene with smart, targeted instruction. The authors provide: Teaching strategies that build number sense skills, including ...

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Solve It! Teaching Mathematical Problem Solving

Help ensure that students in inclusive classrooms succeed when solving mathematical problems with Solve It! This research-based instructional approach is designed for inclusion in s standard mathematics curriculum. Using this approach, teachers help students develop the processes and strategies used by good problem solvers. Explicit instruction in mathematical problem solving is provides in lessons that teach critical cognitive and metacognitive ...

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