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  1. Hands Down, Speak Out: Listening and Talking Across Literacy and Math, K–5

    Math coach Kassia Omohundro Wedekind and literacy coach Christy Hermann Thompson have spent years comparing notes on how to build effective classroom communities across the content areas. How, they wondered, can we lay the groundwork for classroom conversations that are less teacher-directed and more conducive to student-to-student dialogue? Their answers start with Hands-Down Conversations, an innovative discourse structure in which students’ ideas and voices take the lead while teachers focus on listening and facilitating.

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  2. Mathematics Unit Planning in a PLC at Work®, Grades PreK–2

    Mathematics unit planning in a PLC at Work®, Grades preK–2 provides prekindergarten to grade 2 teachers with a seven-step framework for collectively planning units of study. The authors help teams identify what students need to know by the end of each unit and how teachers can build student efficacy. They advocate using the Professional Learning Community at Work (PLC) process to increase mathematics achievement and give students more equitable learning experiences. The authors share tools and protocols for effectively performing collaborative tasks, such as unwrapping standards, generating unit calendars, determining academic vocabulary and rigorous lessons, utilising and sharing self-reflections and designing robust units of instruction. 

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    A$39.95
  3. Mathematical Imagining: A Routine for Secondary Classrooms

    Mathematical imagining describes an original routine that gives students space and time to imagine a mathematical situation and then revise, discuss and act upon the mental images they create. You can use this creative routine in your secondary classroom to glimpse your students’ thinking and discover teaching opportunities, while empowering them to create their own mathematics.

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  4. Joyful Math: Invitations to Play and Explore in the Early Childhood Classroom

    In Deanna Pecaski McLennan’s kindergarten classroom, maths isn’t limited to a specific block of time. It’s built into the environment and inseparable from everything her young students do. All of the maths is infused with a sense of exploration, wonder and joy. Deanna’s book, Joyful math, is about creating invitations for young children to engage with maths ideas through art, literacy and outdoor play. She focuses on building spaces in early childhood classrooms where children see themselves as mathematical thinkers with valuable ideas from the very start. Supported by her experiences exploring maths with young children, Deanna’s methods will inspire educators to be curious about maths, take risks, try different approaches, observe carefully and collaborate with children as co-learners.

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  5. Making Math Stick: Classroom Strategies That Support the Long-term Understanding of Math Concepts

    Making math stick shows teachers how to foster classroom learning experiences that will help students to better understand, retain and apply key maths concepts. The book explores why we need a different approach to teaching maths – one that leads students to a deeper understanding of mathematical concepts that will stick with them long after the test is handed in.

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  6. Mathematics Unit Planning in a PLC at Work®, High School

    Mathematics unit planning in a PLC at Work®, High school provides high school teachers with a seven-step framework for collectively planning units of study. The authors help teams identify what students need to know by the end of each unit and how teachers can build student self-efficacy. They advocate using the Professional Learning Community at Work (PLC) process to increase mathematics achievement and give students more equitable learning experiences. The authors share tools and protocols for effectively performing collaborative tasks, such as unwrapping standards, generating unit calendars, determining academic vocabulary and rigorous lessons, utilising and sharing self-reflections and designing robust units of instruction.

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  7. Quiz-Quiz-Trade: Mathematics

    Quiz-Quiz-Trade is a student favourite! This Kagan Structure turns need-to-know curriculum into a fun and interactive quizzing game. To play, every student receives a quiz card relating to the topic. Students then pair up. Using their cards, they quiz each other. After coaching or praising, they trade cards and set off to quiz a new classmate with their new card. The repeated practice boosts retention of the content. Memorising important information and concepts has never been so fun! This book is loaded with card sets on a variety of topics including area and perimeter, balance it, big number challenge, converting fractions, division word problems, equivalent fractions, factor find, multiplication word problems, multiplication and division comparisons, ordering decimals, order of operations, place value, round it and simplifying fractions. Each card set includes enough ready-to-copy cards for your entire class to play.

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  8. Cooperative Math: Engaging Structures & Activities, Grades PreK-2

    It’s easy to make mathematics cooperative and engaging with this book! Inside, you will find seven highly interactive Kagan Structures and approximately 50 ready-to-use activities that fit the National curriculum. Your students will play Fan-N-Pick, a team game to answer maths problems. Students will mingle with classmates as they Find Someone Who can perform maths tasks. Pairs will Quiz-Quiz-Trade each other to cement maths concepts and facts. Teams will play Showdown to review and reinforce their mathematical learning. This book will save you tons of time preparing year appropriate cooperative maths activities to engage everyone in your class.

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  9. Mathematics Unit Planning in a PLC at Work®, Grades 6–8

    Mathematics unit planning in a PLC at Work® provides a seven-step framework for collectively planning units of study, helping teams identify what students need to know by the end of each unit and how teachers can build student self-efficacy.

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    A$31.95
  10. Best Practices at Tier 2: Supplemental Interventions for Additional Student Support, Elementary

    Best practices at Tier 2: Supplemental interventions for additional student support, elementary offers Years F–5 teachers proven response to intervention (RTI) strategies for responding to students who need additional support after core instruction.

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  11. Engaging Mathematics: Numbers & Operations and Algebra, Years 2-4

    You want to make mathematics engaging and take advantage of the power of peer tutoring and interaction, but you don't have the time to plan all-new activities, nor the time to re-create all those mathematics worksheets. Don't fret. All the work has been done for you! All your need-to-teach numbers and operations and algebra curriculum is matched up with some of Kagan's best structures for mathematics practice, including RallyCoach, Sage-N-Scribe and Find-N-Fix. Plus you'll find more great mathematics activities to keep students excited about mathematics with structures including Quiz-Quiz-Trade, Fan-N-Pick, Showdown and Clue Linkages. Engaging mathematics just got easy!

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