Adequately address the six shifts in mathematics instruction to meet the demands of the Common Core and other state standards with this comprehensive guide. This book provides practical tools for teachers and administrators to use in creating environments that lead to mathematically proficient students.
Teachers will be empowered to build meaningful lessons and assessments that enable students to develop a command of four knowledge domains: factual knowledge, conceptual knowledge, procedural knowledge, and meta-cognitive knowledge. This resource includes lessons, templates, and exemplars for practical application.
Clothesline Math: The Master Number Sense Maker
Implement Clothesline Math and teach number sense in K-12 classrooms! This essential resource includes the materials that teachers need to conduct Clothesline Math lessons, and techniques for effectively facilitating the ensuing mathematical discourse.
Integrated English Language Development
This powerful resource defines and supports the implementation of Integrated English Language Development (I-ELD) and provides research-based instructional strategies to immerse students in content while promoting oral and written language development.
Creating Social and Emotional Learning Environments
This resource defines social and emotional learning and digs into the real work of incorporating SEL in K-12 schools. It makes the connection between research and practical application through real-life examples and testimonials of SEL in the classroom.
The Write Thing: Kwame Alexander Engages Students in Writing Workshop
Newbery Medal-winning author Kwame Alexander shows how to shake up the traditional writing workshop to make writing fun again. Using his techniques and strategies, you'll invigorate the writing workshop and motivate even the most reluctant writers.
Making and Writing Words: Grades K-1
Making and Writing Words: Grades 2-3
Assessing Comprehension Thinking Strategies
This book offers a unique way of assessing how students use thinking strategies to comprehend text and features four reading passages for each grade level (1-8) that offer high-interest fiction and nonfiction text.
Using Primary Sources in the Classroom, 2nd Edition
Turn your classrooms into primary source learning environments! With more than 100 digital primary sources, fun activities, and model lesson plans, this resource contains everything needed to successfully teach with primary sources.
Building Vocabulary with Greek and Latin Roots: A Professional Guide to Word Knowledge and Vocabulary Development
This teacher-friendly, 2nd edition resource provides the latest research on how to teach Greek and Latin roots. It includes strategies for improving comprehension, planning instructional routines, and building a word-rich learning environment.
Document-Based Assessment Activities, 2nd Edition
Today's students need opportunities to evaluate sources and use evidence to support their conclusions. This K-12 resource provides both instructional support for teachers as well as a myriad of differentiated learning opportunities for students.
180 Days of Reading, Writing and Math for Sixth Grade 3-Book Set
Provide sixth grade teachers and parents with 180 daily practice activities to build and gauge students' reading comprehension, writing proficiency, and mathematical fluency that are great for after school programs, intervention programs, and more!
180 Days of Third Grade Practice, 5-Book Set
180 Days of Third Grade Practice 5-Book Set provides 180 days of daily practice activities to build students' reading, writing, mathematics, language, grammar, and problem-solving skills.