BW Family Math
This is a collection of resources, articles and activities to support math learning for Bristol Warren students. Hopefully it will also answer some common questions that families ask about math class, diagnostic testing, and how to help with homework.
What is common core?
Standards for mathematical practice
The Standards for Mathematical Practice (MP) help students learn to think like mathematicians—to apply mathematics to solve real-world problems, be resourceful, reason about numbers, and explain and defend their answers.
Learning Trajectories is an excellent resource if you want to learn more about how children learn math, from birth to age 8. There is a ton of information here--games and activities, what order children learn about math, and things you can do to help. (Free registration required to view most of the content.)
What is Growth Mindset? How can it help with learning math?
IGNITE TALK: There is a difference, by graham fletcher
The difference between learning basic facts "from memory" and memorizing them. It's about flexibility and understanding, not just spitting out a number!