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NC DPI Memo  - Obtaining Permission to Use Copyright Protected Materials - July, 2015

 

research to practice: foundations training

Math Foundations Participant Manual Order Form (.pdf)

Foundations of Math - Letter of Intent

 

Foundations of Math Instructor Process

Mathematics Foundations Training - Participant Materials

Participant Materials to Print

 

FoM Cover

FoM Spine

Agenda

Learning Tasks

FoM Complete Participant Manual

 

Unit 1

Unit 1 Foundations of Mathematics (PPT) (Dec 2013)

Unit 1 Foundations of Mathematics - PPT Handouts (PDF) - (Dec 2013)

Unit 1 Handouts

Checklist for Math Programs for Students with Math Difficulties

Intro Bingo (Dec 2013)

Unit 1 Readings (PDFs)

Reform by the Book (Dec 2013)

 

Unit 2

Unit 2 Foundations of Mathematics (PPT)

Unit 2 Foundations of Mathematics - PPT Handouts (PDF)  - (Dec 2013)

Unit 2 Participants Handouts

NMP Brochure (Dec 2013)

Unit 2 Readings (PDFs)

Stellar athletes, successful entrepreneurs, and motivational speakers like to say that pressure makes diamonds. The higher the stakes and the harder the circumstances, the thinking goes, the more likely we are to overcome our fears and doubts and produce results.

 

If only it were that simple in mathematics.

 

In recent years, researchers and educators have delved further into the topic of “math anxiety,” or the ways in which students’ lack of confidence in that subject undermines their academic performance. Today, the issue is receiving renewed attention from academic scholars and others, who believe that developing a better understanding of the causes and implications of math anxiety is a key to improving achievement for many students.

Read the full article here: Understanding ‘Math Anxiety’ (Education Week).

 

Teaching Number Sense (Dec 2013)

Readings (Dec 2013)

 

Unit 3

Unit 3 Foundations of Mathematics (PPT) (Dec 2013)

Unit 3 Foundations of Mathematics - PPT Handouts (PDF)  - (Dec 2013)

Unit 3 Participants Handouts

Cover Up Game from Marilyn Burns (Dec 2013)

Uncover version One from Marilyn Burns

Unit 3 Readings (PDFs)

Magical Hopes (Dec 2013)

 

Unit 4

Unit 4 Foundations of Mathematics (PPT) (Dec 2013)

Unit 4 Foundations of Mathematics - PPT Handouts (PDF) - (Dec 2013)

Unit 4 Participants Handouts

Bobcats Stats (Dec 2013)

Number Sense Questions for Trashketball (Dec 2013)

Trashketball Stats Recording Sheets (Dec 2013)

Unit 4 Readings (PDFs)

The Components of Number Sense: An Instructional Model for Teachers (Dec 2013)

Arithmetic in American Mathematics Education:  An Abandoned Arena? (Dec 2013)

 

Unit 5

Unit 5 Foundations of Mathematics (PPT) (Dec 2013)

Unit 5 Foundations of Mathematics  - PPT Handouts (PDF)  - (Dec 2013)

Unit 5 Participant Handouts

Number Knowledge Test Levels 0, 1, 2 and 3 (Dec 2013)

Number Knowledge Test Props Full Size (Dec 2013)

Number Knowledge Test Recording Form (Dec 2013)

The Number Knowledge Test Admin and Scoring (Dec 2013)

Unit 5 Readings (PDFs)

Subitizing (Dec 2013)

Singapore Math (Dec 2013)

 

Unit 6

Unit 6 Foundations of Mathematics (PPT) (Dec 2013)

Unit 6 Foundations of Mathematics - PPT Handouts (PDF) - (Dec 2013)

Unit 6 Participant Handouts

Math Instruction Checklist (Dec 2013)

 

Unit 7

Unit 7 Foundations of Mathematics (PPT) (Dec 2013)

Unit 7 Foundations of Mathematics  - PPT Handouts (PDF)  - (Dec 2013)

Unit 7 Participant Handouts

Activity for Graphs for String Around the Earth (Dec 2013)

Activity for Graphing Linear Equations (Dec 2013)

Correlation Graph Questions (Dec 2013)

NAEP test Item Sample

 

Unit 8

Unit 8 Foundations of Mathematics (PPT)

Unit 8 Foundations of Mathematics - PPT Handouts (PDF) - (Dec 2013)

Unit 8 Participant Handouts

Assessment Suggestions for CC (Dec 2013)

Assisting Sudents Struggling with Mathematics (Dec 2013)

 

Unit 9

Unit 9 Foundations of Mathematics (PPT)

Unit 9 Foundations of Mathematics - PPT Handouts (PDF) - (Dec 2013)

Unit 9 Participant Handouts

Foundation Training Level Evaluation (Dec 2013)

Rubric for Comparing the Original to the Revised Lesson (Dec 2013)

Unit 9 Readings (PDFs)

Mathematics Education in the 21st Century

 

FOR THOSE INTERESTED IN BECOMING A MATH FOUNDATIONS TRAINER

Math Foundations Trainer Process and Requirements (.pdf)

Homework Submission

Please use the following online file upload for homework submission.  Please be sure to include your last name and the assignment number in the name of your file.

 

 

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