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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 21^{st} Century
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Math Foundations Trainer Process and Requirements (.pdf)
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