Maximize the effectiveness of manipulatives in the preK-K curriculum with this step-by-step, photo-illustrated professional handbook. Perfect for center and small-group activities.
Provides 68 lesson plans, aligned to NCTM Standards and organized by NCTM strand, that encourage students to build, model, create and represent key concepts
Teaches fractions, problem solving, multiplication, division, algebraic thinking and more
Features blackline masters, writing activities and extension activities that reinforce visual organization and encourage demonstration of mathematical thinking
Helps you anticipate common student difficulties within each lesson
Offers problems designed to resemble questions on standardized math tests
Sturdy 192-page handbook is hardcover with convenient, lay-flat spiral binding