Monthly Featured Resource

  • January 2020

    Theme: Goals, Tasks, and Representations (Best of Issue)




    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
    The Concrete, Representational, and abstract intersect in this hands-on lesson while also integrating literature and musical connections.

    Access Resource 3-5

    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 is a great math game for probability! Students love playing this game. You can have great discussions with students about whether or not they want to keep playing or bow out...

    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
    Axonomy is an Illumination that has students discover relationships between complex numbers and graphing. Students make connections between algebraic and graphical representations of a complex number.

    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!

    Check out the #NCTMresources hashtag on Twitter to follow along as we share and discuss these and other NCTM classroom resources.

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