Math & Science

The Key to Teaching Math & Science? PHONICS!

The following guest post was written by Dolores Hiskes, author of the bestselling book, Phonics Pathways: Clear Steps to Easy Reading and Perfect Spelling. For more information see www.dorbooks.com and www.dorbooks.com/phonicsblog. Dolores Hiskes reveals the surprising connection between reading, math, and science. Fewer … Read more.

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Sneak Peek of Teaching the Common Core Math Standards by Judith, Gary, and Erin Muschla

The new Common Core State Standards for Mathematics have been formulated to provide students with instruction that will help them acquire a thorough knowledge of math at their grade level, which will in turn enable them to move on to … Read more.

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New 2011-2012 Education Catalog!

Jossey-Bass’s new education catalog is now available! Browse the general education catalog here or below.

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Sample Worksheet from The Science Teacher’s Activity-A-Day

The Science Teacher’s Activity-A-Day, Grades 5-10: Over 180 Reproducible Pages of Quick, Fun Projects that Illustrate Basic Concepts By Pam Walker The Science Teacher’s Activity-a-Day is an ideal resource for middle and high school science teachers. New in the 5-Minute Fundamentals … Read more.

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Sample Activity from The Algebra Teacher’s Activity-a-Day

The Algebra Teacher’s Activity-a-Day: Over 180 Quick Challenges for Developing Math and Problem-Solving Skills, Grades 6-12 by Frances McBroom Thompson CLICK HERE to read an excerpt from Section Eight More from our 5-Minute FUNdamentals series

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Sample Activity: Math Puzzles and Brainteasers, Grades 3-5

Sample Activity from Math Puzzles and Brainteasers, Grades 3-5, by Terry Stickels

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We Have Math Standards, But Now What?

Originally published as a guest blog for Valerie Strauss’s column, The Answer Sheet: A School Survival Guide for Parents (And Everyone Else), www.washingtonpost.com, November 16, 2010. Willingham: We have math standards, but now what? By Daniel Willingham We’ve got good … Read more.

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