Resources to Support Instruction

Free Curriculum Resources

Resources across the country have been developed through several collaborative efforts.

Featured this month is a resource that has been developed by one of the designers of the Common Core Standards called Illustrative Mathematics. Dr. William McCallum and a host of contributors nationwide have continued to develop this resource as a viable tool for teaching mathematics and supporting Common Core implementation.

Complete with interactives, illustrative components, lessons and video, this website has become quite expansive. Register for free and contribute!

Michigan K-12 Standards for Mathematics

Differentiation in Mathematics

In this newsletter you will find an entire page devoted to Differentiated Instruction - with numerous strategies that can be used in any content area.

In addition, here are a few resources, specific to math instruction, for each grade band -

Elementary - Math Workshop: Using Developmental Grouping to Differentiate
EL/MS - Strategies for Differentiating Instruction in Grades 3 through 6
Middle School - Strategies for Differentiating Middle School Math
High School - Differentiating Instruction in Responsive Middle & High School Classrooms

Instructional Resources

The Teaching Channel

The Teaching Channel continues to expand their resources for all content areas. Below is a link to a search "Differentiation in Mathematics Video." You will find a listing of 140 videos already populated for all grade levels and covering several concepts - from concrete to analytic to creative!

Join the Teaching Channel and access the lesson plans and resources used of the videos you find helpful.

Resources for Practicing Math Skills

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If you have specific questions, feel free to contact Ms. Bruzewski and/or Dr. Lance. Contact information is on the front page.

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