Resources and Tools for Elementary Math Specialists and Teachers
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Teaching Math: A Video Library, 5-8

This library from the classic Annenberg Learner series contains 6 videos (15-20 minutes each) demonstrating how to incorporate the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) standards in grade 5-8 math classrooms. Using minimal technology resources, middle school teachers model effective techniques for guiding and assessing student understanding and offer strategies for keeping students motivated and engaged. Grade 5 videos feature work with equivalent fractions and geometry. The featured techniques also support integration of the CCSS Mathematical Practices. Support pages provide further elaboration and questions to focus viewer reflection and discussion.
Contributed by: WGBH Boston - Author, Annenberg Learner - Publisher
Math TopicAlgebraic Thinking, Geometry, Measurement, Number Sense, Fractions, Mathematical Practices, Mathematical Processes, Basic Operations, Data and Statistics
Grade Level5, 6+
Resource TypeDemonstration, Instructional Strategy, Video

  • Additional Information
    • AudienceEducator
    • LanguageEnglish (USA)
    • Education Topic
    • Interdisciplinary ConnectionSTEM, Social Studies
    • Professional DevelopmentYes
    • ContributorWGBH Boston - Author, Annenberg Learner - Publisher
    • Publication Date1997
    • RightsCopyright (c) Annenberg Foundation 2011
    • AccessAvailable for purchase, Free access
  • Standards
    • Common Core State Standards for Mathematics

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