Math Tools, Grades 3-12: 60+ Ways to Build Mathematical Practices, Differentiate Instruction, and Increase Student Engagement / Edition 2

Math Tools, Grades 3-12: 60+ Ways to Build Mathematical Practices, Differentiate Instruction, and Increase Student Engagement / Edition 2

by Harvey F. Silver, John R. Brunsting, Terry Walsh, Edward J. Thomas
     
 

Teach to the Common Core, differentiate instruction, and keep students engaged—all at the same time!

With new Common Core–aligned tools and strategies, this second edition of a bestseller is an all-in-one math classroom management resource. Covering everything from lesson design to math-specific learning styles, the book's 60

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Overview

Teach to the Common Core, differentiate instruction, and keep students engaged—all at the same time!

With new Common Core–aligned tools and strategies, this second edition of a bestseller is an all-in-one math classroom management resource. Covering everything from lesson design to math-specific learning styles, the book's 60+ tools will enable you to:

  • Work in smarter, more efficient ways with all of your students, no matter the class size or make up
  • Create standards-based lesson plans, tests, and formative assessments
  • Reach every learner regardless of understanding level or learning style
  • Integrate technology into class time for more engaging math lessons

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781452261393
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
08/29/2012
Edition description:
Second
Pages:
241
Sales rank:
479,295
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
About the Authors
Preface: Math Tools: A Cure for the Common Core
Introduction: A User's Guide to the Second Edition
1. Mastery
Chapter One Matrix
Convergence Mastery
Fist Lists and Spiders
Glossaries
Knowledge Cards
Mastery Review
Mathematical Conventions
Mathematical Summaries
Memory Box
Mental Math War
Most Valuable Point (MVP)
Practice Makes Perfect
Procedural Notes
Vocabulary Knowledge Rating (VKR)
Vocabulary Organizers
What's Wrong?
Word Walls
2. Understanding
Chapter Two Matrix
Always-Sometimes-Never(ASN)
Compare & Contrast
Concept Attainment
Essential Question Notes (EQN)
Learning From Clues
Making Notes
Math Rulebook
Pattern Finding
Precisely Speaking
Ps and Qs
Show Me
Stake Your Claim
Support or Refute
Thinking Notes
Three-Way Tie
Which One Doesn't Belong?
Yes, But Why?
3. Self-Expressive
Chapter Three Matrix
3-D Viewer: Algebraic, Graphical, and Numerical
And the Question Is
Cinquains
Create Your Own
Divergent Thinking
Group and Label
M + M: Math and Metaphors
Making Up Is Fun to Do
Math Recipe
Meaning-Full Math
Metaphorical Duels
Modeling With Algebra
Modeling With Manipulatives
Picture = 1,000 Words
Vocabulary Stories
What If?
4. Interpersonal
Chapter Four Matrix
Attention Monitor
Explaining Solutions
I Know What I Know
Math Review Games
No Uncertain Terms
Paired Learner
Peer Coaching
Range Finder
Real-World Connections
Test Feedback
What's Your Favorite?
Where in the World?
Who's Right?
5. Mosaic
Chapter Five Matrix
Assessment Menu
Comprehension Menu
Math Media Skills
Math Notes
MATHEMATICS Writing Frames
Task Rotation
References
Index

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