Archive for the ‘Math’ Category

This Friday! Getting Started with Guided Math (K-5)

This workshop was designed for teachers who have little or no experience with Guided Math. Join us as we explore this highly effective method of instruction that uses small groups to better meet the needs of all students. A guided math classroom includes purposeful independent workstations, paired with high quality small group instruction designed to […]

Make-n-Take! Interactive Notebooking for Grades 3 and 4

Please join us for a make-n-take experience to create your own awesome interactive notebook. This TEKS based Mathematics notebook bundles TEKS by each reporting category and is designed to incorporate all of the major topics throughout your grade level. The notebook is organized around the information that students need for understanding a concept, but leaves […]

Elementary Educators: LOOK WHAT’S COMING YOUR WAY!

Elementary Math – Spring 2015

Spring is just around the corner. Please view the attached flyer to see the professional development opportunities that are available during the coming months. Remember to register early! K_5_Math_Flyer_Spring 2015 How can we help? If your campus or district has a specific need, please don’t hesitate to call the service center to request technical assistance […]

Register Now: DATA, DATA! What Do I Do With It? Planning 8th Grade Math and Algebra 1 Based on the DATA.

Save the Date! DATA, DATA! What do I do with it?? Planning 8th grade math and Algebra 1 Based on Data. FA1430821 9/29/2014 Synopsis:  Which questions are students missing on the Algebra 1 EOC?  We will look at state, regional, and classroom data from the released 2013 and 2014 Algebra 1 tests and relate that […]

Revised Side-by-Side TEKS Comparison Available

If you have not had a chance yet, bookmark this link to the Revised Side-by-Side High School Math TEKS Comparison for Algebra 1, Geometry, and Algebra 2. http://www.projectsharetexas.org/resource/revised-mathematics-teks-side-side-teks-comparison Math Models with Applications, Precalculus, and Advanced Quantitative Reasoning will be released by TEA in the future. Happy Planning for 2015-16.  

Information from TEA About Grades 3-8 Spring 2015 STAAR Testing

Since the new performance standards for grades 3–8 mathematics will not be determined prior to the release of the state accountability ratings, the 2015 state and federal accountability results will not be based on the new standards. For accountability purposes only, the state plans to establish a link between the spring 2015 STAAR grades 3–8 […]

Algebra 1 & 2 Released EOC on Socrative

Hey Algebra 1 and Algebra 2 teachers, are you planning on reviewing with your students before final exams? Well we have some good news for you… The math team at Region 13 has put the STAAR EOC Spring 2013 assessments on Socrative.com. To access the questions log-in or create an account and import a shared […]

How to Make the Most Out of Parent-Teacher Conferences

From scholastic.com, for the original article click here. Script in Hand Come up with a script or checklist of things to discuss ahead of time, such as the student’s current percentages and strengths and weaknesses; your goals for the student; and any other concerns. It keeps things moving and prevents the parent from taking control […]

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