*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)