2-color - 128 pages
1 SEMESTER Basal Math text
Each book addresses the strands identified in the NCTM (National Council of Teachers of Mathematics) report
Numbers and number sense (fractions, decimals, integers)
Patterns, functions, algebra
Problem solving and reasoning
Statistics and probability
Provides carefully sequenced activities, including:
Guided computational procedures, building on concepts
Word problem analysis
Table, chart, and graph usage
Practical, real-life applications
Ratios and proportions
Finding elapsed time
Discounts and sales tax
Working with money
Finding perimeter, area, and volume
Emphasizes algebra and algebraic thinking
This fourth edition of Mathematics: Skills, Concepts, Problem Solving includes new features that reinforce recommended math skills for elementary and middle school grades.
It's the ideal support for NCTM Standards and most basal math texts.
NEW! Updated art and photos promote student engagement and enhance learning.
NEW! Updated word problems provide new practice opportunities.
NEW! Teacher's guides identify the NCTM focal points covered in each lesson.
NEW! Updated book leveling system starts with Level AA for kindergarten and ends with Level H for grade 8.
Single-page lessons address the NCTM content strands:
Number and Operations
Data Analysis and Probability
Students will grasp an understanding of key math skills using:
Sequenced, step-by-step activities
- Guided computational procedures build on previous concepts
- Word problem analysis
- Estimation strategies
- Table, chart, and graph usage
Practical real-life applications
- Ratios and proportions
- Finding elapsed time
- Discounts and sales tax
- Working with money
- Finding perimeter, area, and volume
NCTM process skills
- Problem Solving
- Reasoning and Proof