Daily Routines to Jump-Start Math Class, Middle School: Engage Students, Improve Number Sense, and Practice Reasoning (Corwin Mathematics Series)

Daily Routines to Jump-Start Math Class, Middle School:

Kickstart your middle school math class!   Kickstart your class with 20 different routines, all of which include content examples, extensions, and variations for grades 6–8. Offering a year’s worth of daily instructional material that you can use each class period to promote student reasoning and number sense, this resource will help students   Frequently revisit essential mathematical concepts Foster and shore up conceptual understanding Engage in mental mathematics, leading to efficiency and fluency Engage in mathematical discourse by constructing viable arguments and critiquing the reasoning of others Reason mathematically, which can improve performance on high-stakes assessments Move learning beyond "correctness" by valuing mistakes and discourse to encourage a growth mindset

  • ASIN: 1544316887

Tropical Wounded Wolf (Shifting Sands Resort Book 2)

Tropical Wounded Wolf (Shifting Sands Resort Book

She's afraid of everything.He's afraid she'll make him feel again...Deer shifter Mary North may be afraid of snakes, planes, tropical diseases, and strange people, but fate hands her a solo vacation at the luxurious, all-inclusive Shifting Sands Resort, and she's determined to enjoy herself. She isn’t prepared to meet her own mate - and find out he doesn’t want her.Neal Byrne was an elite member of the military before he was captured and tortured in a private zoo for a collector’s amusement, forced to remain in his wolf form for ten years. He’s working at Shifting Sands now, doing whatever odd work he can find, and trying to heal his emotional wounds. He knows he’s not fit for a mate, and he’s sure the beautiful, gentle Mary would be better off without him.When an accident traps the two in an isolated slice of paradise, injured and alone, it will take all their courage and trust to survive. Can two hurt souls find healing at last, or will their fears keep them forever alone?Tropical Wounded Wolf is a ​thrilling, standalone short wolf shifter romance. No cliffhangers!

  • ASIN: B06X17SR3V

Elementary and Middle School Mathematics: Teaching Developmentally: The Professional Development Edition for Mathematics Coaches and Other Teacher ... Student-Centered Mathematics Series)

Elementary and Middle School Mathematics: Teaching Developmentally: The

Elementary and Middle School Mathematics: Teaching Developmentally, Professional Development Edition provides unparalleled depth of ideas and discussion to help mathematics coaches and other teacher leaders foster teachers’ understanding of the mathematics they will teach and the most effective teaching methods for the various mathematics topics. This text reflects the philosophy of the NCTM and Common Core State Standards and the benefits of problem-based mathematics instruction. The Coach/Teacher Leader Guide to this Book and Activities Matrix that appear at the front of the book and Professional Learning Opportunities sections, Coach/Teacher Leader Considerations boxes, and PDToolkit boxes that appear at the end of each chapter ensure this book is a valuable resource for all educators who facilitate mathematics professional development and support students making sense of mathematics.   A complimentary access code for the online PDToolkit (http://pdtoolkit.pearson.com) inside every new book gives mathematics leaders access to: Videos highlighting student mathematical thinking Downloadable tools and templates Expanded lessons Blackline masters Children’s literature matrix   To access PDToolkit for the first time:   You will need to register online using a comp...

  • ASIN: 0133006468

The Original Collection of Math Contest Problems: Elementary and Middle School Math Contest problems

The Original Collection of Math Contest Problems: Elementary

Written for the student searching for new competition math tactics, the coach or teacher hoping to find a wealth of problems, or simply someone seeking to keep practicing and improving his math skills, The Original Collection of Math Contest Problems is used by elementary and middle school students to excel in MATHCOUNTS, Math Olympiads, and beyond. Covering the areas of Algebra, Geometry, Counting and Probability, and Number Sense, over 500 examples and problems with fully explained solutions represent the commonly seen competition questions and essential strategies experienced and developed by all the authors throughout their math careers from MATHCOUNTS to the USA(J)MO.

  • ASIN: 1503161390

Middle School Collection: Math: Reproducible Fractions, Ratios, & Percents

Middle School Collection: Math: Reproducible Fractions, Ratios, &

Middle School Collection Math: Fractions, Ratios, & Percents uses a unique approach to teach new skills while building on what students already know. The diagnostic assessment helps you pinpoint each student's strengths and weaknesses; then use the strategically designed, step-by-step lesson format to customize instruction and practice for maximum results.

  • Color: Multi
  • ASIN: 1419004360

Hands-On Math Projects With Real-Life Applications: Grades 6-12 (J-B Ed: Hands On Book 34)

Hands-On Math Projects With Real-Life Applications: Grades 6-12

Hands-On Math Projects with Real-Life Applications, Second Edition offers an exciting collection of 60 hands-on projects to help students in grades 6--12 apply math concepts and skills to solving everyday, real-life problems! The book is filled with classroom-tested projects that emphasize: cooperative learning, group sharing, verbalizing concepts and ideas, efficient researching, and writing clearly in mathematics and across other subject areas. Each project achieves the goal of helping to build skills in problem solving, critical thinking, and decision making, and supports an environment in which positive group dynamics flourish. Each of the projects follows the same proven format and includes instructions for the teacher, a Student Guide, and one or more reproducible datasheets and worksheets. They all include the elements needed for a successful individual or group learning experience. The projects are easily implemented and can stand alone, and they can be used with students of various grade levels and abilities. This thoroughly revised edition of the bestseller includes some new projects, as well as fresh information about technology-based and e-learning strategies and enhancements; No Child Left Behind standards; innovative teaching suggestions with activities, exercises, ...

  • ASIN: B008NC0W82

Competitive Math for Middle School: Algebra, Probability, and Number Theory

Competitive Math for Middle School: Algebra, Probability, and

The 39 self-contained sections in this book present worked-out examples as well as many sample problems categorized by the level of difficulty as Bronze, Silver, and Gold in order to help the readers gauge their progress and learning. Detailed solutions to all problems in each section are provided at the end of each chapter. The book can be used not only as a text but also for self-study. The text covers algebra (solving single equations and systems of equations of varying degrees, algebraic manipulations for creative problem solving, inequalities, basic set theory, sequences and series, rates and proportions, unit analysis, and percentages), probability (counting techniques, introductory probability theory, more set theory, permutations and combinations, expected value, and symmetry), and number theory (prime factorizations and their applications, Diophantine equations, number bases, modular arithmetic, and divisibility). It focuses on guiding students through creative problem-solving and on teaching them to apply their knowledge in a wide variety of scenarios rather than rote memorization of mathematical facts. It is aimed at, but not limited to, high-performing middle school students and goes further in depth and teaches new concepts not otherwise taught in traditional public...

  • ASIN: 9814774138

Teaching Secondary and Middle School Mathematics

Teaching Secondary and Middle School

Teaching Secondary and Middle School Mathematics combines the latest developments in research, standards, and technology with a vibrant writing style to help teachers prepare for the excitement and challenges of teaching secondary and middle school mathematics today. In the fully revised fifth edition, scholar and mathematics educator Daniel Brahier invites teachers to investigate the nature of the mathematics curriculum and reflect on research-based "best practices" as they define and sharpen their own personal teaching styles. The fifth edition has been updated and expanded with a particular emphasis on the continued impact of the Common Core State Standards for Mathematics and NCTM’s just-released Principles to Actions, as well as increased attention to teaching with technology, classroom management, and differentiated instruction. Features include: A full new Chapter 7 on selection and use of specific tools and technology combined with "Spotlight on Technology" features throughout clearly illustrate the practical aspects of how technology can be used for teaching or professional development. Foundational Chapters 1 and 2 on the practices and principles of mathematics education have been revised to build directly on Common Core State Standards for Mathematics and Principl...

  • Brand: imusti
  • ASIN: 1138922781

Math Olympiad Contest Problems, Volume 2 (REVISED)

Math Olympiad Contest Problems, Volume 2

2nd contest problem book in the series

  • Brand: Imachine
  • UPC: 885123128707

Challenge Math For the Elementary and Middle School Student (Second Edition)

Challenge Math For the Elementary and Middle School

This book explains difficult math concepts in an easy to understand and entertaining format using cartoons and drawings. Children love the real world connections between math and science and will be challenged by over 1000 problems in areas such as algebra, astronomy, trigonometry, probability, and more. Answers are included in the back of the book. A great resource for those of any age who love math. Challenge Math is designed for children in grades 4-8 with higher math ability and interest but could be used by older students and adults as well. Contains 20 chapters with instruction and problems at three levels of difficulty. Challenge Math can be used by children independently or in a classroom setting. This edition not only contains answers, but it also contains step by step solutions to the problems.

  • ASIN: 0967991552

Math Essentials, Middle School Level: Lessons and Activities for Test Preparation

Math Essentials, Middle School Level: Lessons and Activities

Math Essentials, Middle School Level gives middle school math teachers the tools they need to help prepare all types of students (including gifted and learning disabled) for mathematics testing and the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) standards. Math Essentials highlights Dr. Thompson's proven approach by incorporating manipulatives, diagrams, and independent practice. This dynamic book covers thirty key objectives arranged in four sections. Each objective includes three activities (two developmental lessons and one independent practice) and a list of commonly made errors related to the objective. The book’s activities are designed to be flexible and can be used as a connected set or taught separately, depending on the learning needs of your students. Most activities and problems also include a worksheet and an answer key and each of the four sections contains a practice test with an answer key.

  • ASIN: 0787966029

Schools on Trial: How Freedom and Creativity Can Fix Our Educational Malpractice

Schools on Trial: How Freedom and Creativity Can

Schools on Trial is an all-in attack on the American way of education and a hopeful blueprint for change by one of the most passionate and certainly youngest writers on this subject. Are America’s schools little more than cinder-block gulags that spawn vicious cliques and bullying, negate creativity and true learning, and squelch curiosity in their inmates, um, students? Nikhil Goyal—a journalist and activist all of twenty years old, whom The Washington Post has dubbed a “future education secretary” and Forbes has named to its 30 Under 30 list—definitely thinks so. In this book he both offers a scathing indictment of our teach-to-the-test-while-killing-the-spirit educational assembly line and maps out a path for all of our schools to harness children’s natural aptitude for learning by creating an atmosphere conducive to freedom and creativity. He prescribes an inspiring educational future that is thoroughly democratic and experiential, and one that utilizes the entire community as a classroom.


BIC Xtra-Strong Mechanical Pencil, Colorful Barrel, Thick Point (0.9mm), 24-Count (MPLWP241)

BIC Xtra-Strong Mechanical Pencil, Colorful Barrel, Thick Point

Ideal for students and standardized tests, BIC Xtra-Strong Mechanical Pencils feature strong 0.9mm leads that resist breaking and create bold, eye-catching lines. The #2 lead never requires sharpening and is always ready to write when you are. The lead advances smoothly with a simple click, does not smudge, and erases cleanly. Students of any age will love the bright colorful barrels and contrasting clips. *Source: The NPD Group/ Retail Tracking Service / U.S. Actual Unit Sales (Retail & Commercial Combined)/ Jul 2016-Jun 2017

  • Color: Assorted
  • Brand: BIC
  • ASIN: B001CD9RRG
  • UPC: 804993356669

Teacher Created Materials - Mathematics Readers for Middle School Set 2 - 8 Book Set - Grades 6-8 - Guided Reading Level X - Y

Teacher Created Materials - Mathematics Readers for Middle

Engage adolescent students with real-life situations that are designed to expand the reader's exploration of higher-level mathematical themes and concepts. This 8-title set is based on Common Core Mathematical Practices and NCTM strands and features 32-page books that combine nonfiction text, fascinating graphics and photographs, problem-solving development strategies, "Let's Explore Math" sidebars, content-area vocabulary, glossary, and index. Titles include Tonight's Concert; A Sense of Art; On the Road; What Did I Eat?; Watch It Grow; Land Animals; Package Design; and Hurricane Hunters.

  • Color: Multi
  • Brand: Teacher Created Materials
  • ASIN: 1433351234

ROCK N LEARN Science DVD Collection: Earth Science, Physical Science, Life Science, Human Body

ROCK N LEARN Science DVD Collection: Earth Science,

These science DVD video programs use comical characters and clear explanations to make learning science concepts intriguing and fun. Featuring a wide range of material taught in grades 2 through 8, it's especially effective for ages 7 through 14. However, even gifted preschoolers benefit from these highly entertaining and informative videos. Special bonus sections present facts as they might be found on a science test and allow independent practice. Clear, practical test-taking tips are sure to improve skills on all standardized tests. Earth Science includes the Solar System, seasons, weather, the water cycle, fossils, minerals, volcanoes, plate tectonics, erosion, energy resources, and energy conservation. Human Body explores the skeletal, nervous, muscular, circulatory, urinary, respiratory, and digestive systems along with the five senses. Life Science covers photosynthesis, parts of a plant, xylem and phloem cells, life cycles, genetic traits and adaptations, plant and animal cells, food chains, and food webs. Physical Science includes lab safety, the scientific method, atoms and their parts, molecules, physical and chemical changes, magnetism, motion, gravity, light, and energy. These DVDs grant classroom performance rights to teachers for instructional purposes. Animation b...

  • Brand: ROCK N LEARN
  • ASIN: B0719CY2GT
  • UPC: 725696487217
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