Math

10 Ways Literacy Can Promote A Deeper Understanding Of Math

10 Ways Literacy Can Promote A Deeper Understanding Of Math contributed by Linda Kardamis, Teach4TheHeart.com With the rise of new trends such as a flipped classroom and whole brain teaching, there is an emphasis on getting students more actively involved in learning in the classroom. And whether or not you choose to fully embrace either …

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The Teachthought Podcast Ep. 166 Deeper Learning Of Math Concepts Through Social Constructivism

The Teachthought Podcast Ep. 166 Deeper Learning Of Math Concepts Through Social Constructivism Drew Perkins talks with Jennifer Chang Wathall about her concept-based curriculum and instruction and book and how we can use social constructivist teaching to teach math for deeper learning. *note -Jennifer would like to thank the co-authors she collaborated with in writing the …

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The Teachthought Podcast Ep. 164 Drawing Students To Math With Authentic Purpose

The Teachthought Podcast Ep. 164 Drawing Students To Math With Authentic Purpose Drew Perkins talks with Michelle Montgomery of the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics and student Eric Chai of High Technology High School from the champion MathWorks Math Modeling (M3) Challenge team. Links & Resources Mentioned In This Episode: MathWorks Math Modeling (M3) …

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The TeachThought Podcast Ep. 145 Project-Based Learning in the Math Classroom

The TeachThought Podcast Episode 145 Project-Based Learning in the Math Classroom Drew Perkins talks with Telannia Norfar and Chris Fancher about their upcoming book “Project-Based Learning in the Math Classroom”. Links & Resources Mentioned In This Episode: Prufrock Press: Project-Based Learning in the Math Classroom book @thnorfar @cfanch Telannia’s blog: PBL Birdside View – Journey of a …

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The TeachThought Podcast Ep. 132 How Should We Be Teaching Math?

The TeachThought Podcast Ep. 132 How Should We Be Teaching Math? Drew Perkins talks with Dan Meyer about the role of inquiry, practice, and drilling in the teaching of math. Links & Resources Mentioned In This Episode: Dan Meyer’s Blog @ddmeyer Desmos Polygraph by Desmos Dan Meyer’s Ted Talk Arthur Benjamin Ted Talk Listen and subscribe …

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The TeachThought Podcast Ep. 116 Changing The Landscape Of Math Teaching

Drew Perkins talks with John Ewing, President of Math for America about how they support and grow math and science teachers and how math teaching and learning might be better and much different. Links & Resources Mentioned In This Episode: Math for America web site Math for America on Facebook and Twitter Subscribe Listen on: Stitcher Podbean PodcastLand YouTube …

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Ep. 61 Teaching Math Through PBL

Ep. 61 Teaching Math Through PBL by Drew Perkins, Director of TeachThought Professional Development This is episode 61 of the TeachThought Podcast! Drew Perkins talks with New Tech Network School Development & Math Coach and author of the Emergent Math blog, Geoff Krall about teaching of math through project and problem based learning. Links & Resources Mentioned …

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What Is Prodigy? A Math Game For Skill Building K-8

https://staging.teachthought.com/tag/whole-child/ What Is Prodigy? A Math Game For Skill Building K-8 by Richie Saltzman, prodigygame.com Ed note: This is a sponsored post from Prodigy Math, a free-to-play game with paid memberships available What Teachers Need To Know: Prodigy Math is a web-based (not app-based) math program aligned to the Common Core State Standards for Grades …

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A Depth Of Knowledge Rubric For Reading, Writing, And Math

A Depth Of Knowledge Rubric For Reading, Writing, And Math by Terry Heick My first three years as a teacher, my district used Norman Webb’s Depth of Knowledge framework. Bloom’s Taxonomy gets most of the press in education, and UbD 6 Facets of Understanding, and Marzano’s New Taxonomy are also useful frameworks for dispersing ‘cognitive …

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