Gary Robert Muschla and Judith A. Muschla

An Observation: Math Standards provide focus for instruction. Becoming familiar with the Standards of your grade level will enable you to provide instruction that will help your students master the concepts and skills necessary to move on to higher mathematics.

Teaching the Common Core Math Standards with Hands-On Activities, Grades 6-8

Teaching the Common Core Math Standards with Hands-on Activities contains information, teaching strategies, and activities that directly support instruction for the Common Core Math Standards for grades 6-8. Over 100 activities in this book are designed to encourage students to apply their understanding of math concepts and skills, develop proficiency in computation, and think critically. The activities in this book also provide students with opportunities to collaborate with other students about mathematics, utilize technology, share ideas about math orally and in writing, and gain an appreciation of the importance of math to real life. (Published by Jossey-Bass, 2012)

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Fiction
When Melanie Kurtis returns to Beach Isle, she never imagines that Tom Madisen would still be waiting for her. Her first and only love, she hasn’t seen him for eight years. But even as their feelings for each other quickly reawaken, Melanie must confront the reason she left Tom in the past or she’ll lose him again, this time forever. Written by Gary
When Dan Reynolds arrives in town, Jenna Mason never expects to fall in love with him. But just as their love dawns, she makes a terrible mistake that brings her to the brink of losing Dan forever. Her last chance to save their love is a Christmas wishing well. Written by Gary
Vocabulary
The second edition of this book adds new lessons to the original edition, expanding its scope and value with new vocabulary words. Written by Gary
Vocabulary
The new edition of this book retains all of the lessons and valued features of the first edition, while extending its scope with new lessons and vocabulary words. Written by Gary
For Math Teachers
The second edition of this resource contains 150 activities that support algebra in the Common Core Math Standards. Written by Gary, Judy, and Erin
This resource contains more than 100 activities that support the Common Core for grades 3-5. Written by Gary, Judy, and Erin.
The second edition of this resource contains 662 problems, many aligned with the Common Core Math Standards. Written by Gary, Judy, and Erin
This resource contains over 100 activities directly linked to the Math Standards for grades 6-8. Written by Gary, Judy, and Erin.
The second edition of this resource contains 60 projects designed to help students apply math concepts and skills to solving a wide variety of problems across the curriculum. Written by Gary and Judy.
The projects in this book cover concepts and skills that show the application of math in various subject areas. Written by Gary and Judy.

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