This series provides the tools necessary to capture the wonder and fun of mathematics while helping teachers and parents instruct the Common Core Mathematics Standards in a manageable way. Each book focuses and connects to the Standards for Mathematical Content and Standards for Mathematical Practice, including: making sense of problems and persevere in solving them, modeling with mathematics, and using appropriate tools strategically. Featuring: a chart to monitor progress toward learning goal success; pre & post assessments for every Common Cores Standard domain; a problem set for every Common Core Standard; authentic challenge projects with real-world and technology integration; a detailed answer key.
About the Author
Janet Tassell is a former math teacher and former director of learning and assessment working with K–12 teachers in curriculum and professional development. She is an assistant professor at Western Kentucky University, where she also directs the Elementary Mathematics Specialist Endorsement program. She has been the codirector of the Toyota Math and Technology Leadership Academy and the professional development coordinator for the Javits grant, Project GEMS (Gifted Education for Math and Science). She is the coauthor of Speaking of Math – Fluency Poems for Partners: Addition. She lives in Bowling Green, Kentucky.