Take students from the concrete, to the pictorial, to the abstract, while directly addressing the Common Core
This book is jam packed with student-friendly, teacher-approved math activities, all designed to get students reasoning like mathematicians and loving mathematics. The authors explain exactly how to use these activities to address all of the Common Core State Standards for Mathematical Content for grades 3-5 – and incorporate the Standards for Mathematical Practice at the same time.
Catherine Jones Kuhns has chosen the very best of the activities that made her book Number Wonders so popular and has joined with co-author Marrie Lasater to add scores of wonderful new ideas – all specifically addressing the Common Core. This book guides teachers in moving from drills, procedures, and rote rules to emphasizing standards-based teaching. And students will love every mathematical minute! (Grades 3-5) 234 pp.