Monthly Featured Resource

  • February 2020


    Each month, NCTM provides its members with one highlighted classroom resource per grade band. These resources are updated during the first week of every month.

    Elementary (K-5)

    For each grade level, Kindergarten through 5th grade, you will find resources focused on the major work of each grade level.

    Access Resource Pre K-2
    Get ready to celebrate 100 with this technology infused mathematics activity. Students take the lead and photograph objects of varying amounts, increasing their understanding of place value and precision of language along the way.

    Access Resource 3-5
    Building Bouquets - This task asks students to apply the knowledge of divisors, dividends and remainders to solve a real world task. Students must form questions that will allow them to solve through productive struggle.

    Middle School (6-8)

    For each grade level, 6th through 8th grade, you will find resources focused on the major work of each grade level.

    Access Resource Middle School
    This Figure This! Math Challenge for Classrooms is a great volume problem for students to grapple with. You can even assign students this problem through Google Classroom.

    High School (9-12)

    The high school library is divided into content areas: Algebra and Functions, Probability and Statistics, Geometry, and Number and Operations.

    Access Resource High School
    This 100-themed Problem of the Week leads to a result that may surprise you and your students.

    As you explore MyNCTM, be sure to check out the  ElementaryMiddle, and  High School  resource libraries. There you will find some of NCTM's best resources, organized by grade level and by key concept within each grade level. You'll find resources from Illuminations, journal articles that blend research with classroom activities and lessons, games from Calculation Nation, and more! If you find a resource you might use in your classroom, click to "Favorite" it and you'll always be able to find it on your profile page (under My Contributions). We'll also use those Favorites to help us feature and share the most popular resources. And if you have another favorite resource, whether it's from NCTM, something you created, or a link to share from another source, you can add it to the library as well, and it might just show up in our Featured Resources one day!

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