3 Opportunities for Connecting Numeracy and Literacy When Using Literature in the Mathematics Classroom Do trade books have a place in today’s mathematics classroom? Yes! Incorporating literature into the mathematics classroom at any level can increase student engagement, can make the mathematics being studied come alive for the student as well as have meaning, and can help to differentiate … [Read more...]

## Using Trade Books in the Mathematics Classroom

These books are perfect resources for RtI/Intervention, small group instruction, centers and/or learning stations. Incorporating literature into the mathematics classroom at any level can increase student engagement, as well as … [Read more...]

## Writing, Vocabulary, & Literacy in Secondary Mathematics

Students learn mathematics more effectively and more deeply when reading and writing is directed at learning mathematics. (Bossé and Faulconer 2008) Writing, Vocabulary, & Literacy in Secondary Mathematics Packet includes activities that target foundational components for developing understandings and building fluency with key mathematical topics: Circles Data Analysis Exponential … [Read more...]

## Fall in Focus: Elementary Activities

This bundle includes fall/autumn activities for: Mathematics Science History Social Studies Purchase the bundle and save$$. … [Read more...]

## Intermediate Mathematics and Rio 2016

Rio 2016 offers for those who are beginning school now the perfect opportunity to incorporate current events into their mathematics classroom. Check out this week’s free activity for intermediate students, and middle school students. Medal counts, fractions, and writing are all included in this week's FREE activity packet. Be sure to check out the official Olympic … [Read more...]