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A Family's Guide: Fostering Your Child's Success in School Mathematics
This award-winning guide summarizes what today's mathematics classroom is like and offers tips on how family members can help their children have a positive attitude and enjoy math. $20.95
"Fostering Mathematical Reasoning" (focus 2/12 MTMS)
The teaching and learning of mathematics involves far more than memorizing procedures and applying algorithms. Problem solving, conjecturing, constructing and critiquing arguments, and communicating and representing mathematical ideas are at the heart of what we are trying to achieve in the classroom. The 2012 Focus Issue of MTMS provides examples and ideas for teachers to implement in their classroom toward these goals. $12.95
Eyes on Math: A Visual Approach to Teaching Math Concepts
A unique teaching resource that provides engaging, full-color graphics and pictures with text showing teachers how to use each image to stimulate mathematical teaching conversations around key K–8 concepts.
Copublished with Teachers College Press
Connecting the NCTM Process Standards and the CCSSM Practices
Connecting the Standards, Improving Mathematical Instruction
By connecting the CCSSM to previous standards and practices, the book serves as a valuable guide for teachers and administrators in implementing the CCSSM to make mathematics education the best and most effective for all students.
Adding Math, Subtracting Tension: A Guide to Raising Children Who Can Do Math, Prekindergarten-Grade 2
How can I help my child learn math without the anxiety that so often accompanies this subject? Parents of all backgrounds— those whose knowledge of math is small and those who use it daily in their work—share this concern. What if I never liked math or didn’t do well in it myself? This book is intended to help parents develop a positive relationship with their children by offering useful approaches learning math and including activities that make math a source of fun. $26.95
“Do Math and you can do Anything” Blue Calculator
“Do Math and you can do Anything” Blue Calculator $6.95
"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
5 Practices for Orchestrating Productive Mathematics Discussions
NCTM'S Best Selling Book!
Learn the 5 practices for Orchestrating Productive Mathematics Discussions:
Anticipating what students will do--what strategies they will use--in solving a problem
Monitoring their work as they approach the problem in class
students whose strategies are worth discussing in class
Sequencing those students' presentations to maximize their potential to increase students' learning
Connecting the strategies and ideas in a way that helps students understand the mathematics learned
Includes a Professional Development Guide.
Copublished with Corwin Press
"Teaching Mathematics in a Flat World " focus (TCM 10/10)
"Teaching Mathematics in a Flat World " (focus TCM 10/10) $12.95
“Building a Math Village: Developing School, Home, and Community Partnerships” (focus 10/14 TCM)
The articles in this special issue discuss "building a math village,” that is, creating an educational space where we work together to improve students' mathematical learning. The articles include exemplary implemented models and activities for partnering between school and home and between school and community. These models and activities include challenging issues that are wrestled with in practice, as well as findings from research.