Resources like this Common Core math lesson show how the Common Core State Standards build progressively and help students apply the skills they learn to solve real-world problems.
Salt Lake City (PRWEB) July 29, 2014
School Improvement Network, the leader in educator effectiveness resources, today announced a new video showing a Common Core math lesson aligned to Math Standard 7 to increase student proficiency by teaching students to look for and make use of structure. The video is available to all educators as part of the weekly publication, “Strategy of the Week.”
“The Common Core State Standards are designed to help students build the 21st century skills they will need to graduate ready to succeed in college or a career,” said Chet D. Linton, CEO and president of School Improvement Network. “Resources like this Common Core math lesson show how the Common Core State Standards build progressively and help students apply the skills they learn to solve real-world problems.”
In the Common Core math lesson outlined in this video, educators will see ways to help students confidently solve problems and justify their solutions, including:
- Step back and overview their work
- Recognize mathematical properties in action
- Think critically
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