Book Review - Supporting Mathematical Thinking
In this TEACH Journal article, the authors review an informative source for teaching mathematics in K-6 and lower secondary classrooms. Book refer begins in second column of the document.
Grade 1-Grade 8
Mathville helps the reluctant learner review the entire spectrum of basic mathematics in an engaging way. Mathville Grade 1, Mathville Grade 2 and Mathville Middle School are all free online. There are more levels available for purchase.
Direct Instruction Lesson Plan with Manipulatives - Math
A kindergarten math lesson plan to develop calendar skills, identify date patterns, and pattern lock shapes.
Math Drill Worksheet Creator
Grade 1-Grade 8
Create your own math drill worksheets for free! Simply select the type of problem, the maximum and minimum numbers to be used in the problems, then click on the button. A worksheet will be created to your specifications, ready to be printed for use. Types...
Math Lesson Plans
Find lesson plans aligned to NCTM standards and U.S. Common Core Math Standards. Lesson plans aligned by grade level and topic for Numbers & Operations, Algebra, Geometry, Measurement, and Data Analysis & Probability.
Math Step-by-Step Cue Cards
Grade 1-Grade 6
Math Step-by-Step cue cards are two-sided, laminated, teaching tools that enable the teacher to teach the skill, teach the card, supply the card to the child, then let the card provide all the repetitions the student needs.
In a clearly laid-out,...
Ideas for stringing beads to teach specific arithmetic strategies.
Mathematics Their Way
Mathematics Their Way is an activity-centered math program which develops understanding and insight into mathematical concepts such as addition, subtraction, pattern recognition, measurement, and more. Through the use of concrete materials, young children...
Number & Operations - Illuminations Web Links
Explore websites with practical applications to teach the NCTM standard of numeracy and number operations. Topics include base ten, pattern puzzles, numeral recognition, matching and writing, place value games,fractions, arithmetic, counting, pascal petals,...
Sorting - Lesson Plan
This website has a lesson plan on number sorting. The objective is to develop the idea that information can be more easily managed and retrieved if it is logically sorted and stored, using the example of books in a library.
The Quarter Mile
Grade 1-Grade 9
The Quarter Mile is an addictive drill and practice program. It covers whole numbers, fractions, decimals, percents, integers, equations, estimation, and math tricks. Students compete in a drag race against themselves. The program offers an excellent teacher...
We All Went on a Safari - A Counting Journey Through Tanzania - Daily Lesson Guide and Trade Book
NAD Pathways Grade 1 selection for Theme 6: Environment. Follows a Tanzanian family through the African grasslands as they count the animals they see, from one leopard to ten elephants; includes information about Tanzania and Swahili names and numbers.
Workjobs I: Activity-Centered Learning for Early Childhood Education
A workjob is a manipulative activity using familiar concrete materials from the child's world. This classic collection contains 104 math and language workjobs that explore primary concepts. Students develop critical thinking skills as they explore perception,...
Workjobs II: Number Activities for Early Childhood
The 20 open-ended activities in this book give young children opportunities to explore the numbers and the relationships between them. Using these independent activities, children learn such concepts as counting, numeral form and recognition, number conservation,...