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Navigating through Measurement in Grades 3–5 (with CD-ROM)
This book follows students' natural progression from measuring with informal or nonstandard units to using standard units to measure such attributes as length, weight, angle, and temperature. $41.95
"Learning Environments That Support Mathematical Understanding" focus (TCM 10/08)
"Learning Environments That Support Mathematical Understanding" (focus TCM 10/08) $12.95
Navigating through Geometry in Grades 3–5 (with CD-ROM)
The "big ideas" of geometry–shape, location, transformations, and spatial visualization–are the focus of this book. $37.95
Navigating through Data Analysis and Probability in Grades 3–5 (with CD-ROM)
An assortment of discussions, activities, and investigations emphasize the collection and analysis of data and develop the idea of probability as a measure of the likelihood of events that are meaningful and real to students. $34.95
“Differentiation” (focus 10/12 TCM)
The theme of “Differentiation: High Expectations for All” addresses ways to tailor instruction and adjust current and growing student needs. $13.95
Putting Essential Understanding of Fractions into Practice in Grades 3-5
What tasks can you offerwhat questions can you askto determine what your students know or don’t knowand move them forward in their thinking?
This book focuses on the specialized pedagogical content knowledge that you need to teach fractions effectively in grades 3–5. The authors demonstrate how to use this multifaceted knowledge to address the big ideas and essential understandings that students must develop for success with fractionsnot only in their current work, but also in higher-level mathematics and a myriad of real-world contexts.
"Mathematics in a STEM Context" (focus 2/13 MTMS)
The February 2013 Focus Issue of MTMS explores the interconnectedness of mathematics to science, technology, and engineering. $13.95
"Flexible Thinking" (focus 11/12 MT)
The 2012 Focus Issue of Mathematics Teacher centers on classroom activities and purposeful tasks that support the theme of Fostering Flexible Mathematical Thinking. $13.95
Good Questions: Great Ways to Differentiate Mathematics, Second Edition
Expanded to include connections to Common Core State Standards, as well as National Council of Teachers of Mathematics standards, this critically acclaimed book will help every teacher and coach to meet the challenges of differentiating mathematics instruction in the K–8 classroom. In this bestseller, math education expert Marian Small explains two powerful and universal strategies that teachers can use across all math content: Open Questions and Parallel Tasks.
Administrator's Guide: Interpreting the Common Core State Standards to Improve Mathematics Education
Nearly a decade ago, NCTM published Administrator's Guide: How to Support and Improve Mathematics Education in Your School. This updated Administrator's Guide now positions school and district leaders to make sense of the past decade's many recommendations, with special emphasis on the Common Core State Standards for Mathematics.