Gary Robert Muschla and Judith A. Muschla

An Observation: Students who learn basic math concepts and skills in the early grades generally do well in math in the upper grades. This is not surprising because understanding higher math skills arises from a solid understanding of the basics.

Teaching the Common Core Math Standards with Hands-On Activities, Grades 3-5

Teaching the Common Core Math Standards with Hands-On Activities, Grades 3-5 contains information, teaching strategies, and activities that support instruction for the Common Core Math Standards for these grade levels. The activities in this book focus on application of concepts or skills, demonstration of mathematical understanding, and critical thinking. They provide students with opportunities to collaborate with other students, utilize technology, and share ideas about math orally and in writing. (Published by Jossey-Bass, 2014)

Selected Works

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.
For Writing Teachers
The second edition of this book contains thoroughly updated material. Written by Gary.
The second edition of this resource is a valuable tool for writing teachers of grades 5-12. Written by Gary.

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