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A Teacher's Guide to Mentor Texts, K-5

Carl Anderson


Dramatically improve student writing by teaching with mentor texts in Grades K-5. A foundational guide to finding, analyzing, and teaching with mentor texts.

The Literacy Studio

Ellin Oliver Keene


A new workshop structure that integrates reading and writing for more efficient literacy teaching and learning.
It Makes Sense: Using Ten-Frames to Build Number Sense

Melissa Conklin


Easy-to-follow teaching directions for compelling, engaging lessons!

From “Look, Quick!” to “Mystery Sums,” the twenty classroom-tested lessons in this resource provide friendly, meaningful support for using ten-frames. Ten-frames are one of the most important models that teachers can use to help students anchor to the landmark number ten and develop all aspects of number sense. They help students develop the skills they need to become flexible and fluent problem solvers.

It Makes Sense: Using Number Paths and Number Lines to Build Number Sense

Melissa Conklin, Ann Carlyle


Strengthen teaching and deepen learning of number skills and concepts

From “Mystery Number” to “Hot Lava Bridge,” the forty classroom-tested lessons in this resource promote the flexible use of number paths and number lines to solve problems and scaffold or document students’ thinking.

Good Questions for Math Teaching, K-5

Peter Sullivan, Nancy C. Anderson, et al.


Good Questions for Math Teaching, K-5 is a powerful resource that provides more than 300 examples of open-ended questions for creating dynamic learning environments and helping students make sense of math.

Designed as a supplement to your mathematics curriculum, the questions can be seamlessly embedded within lessons and units of study, used for warm-up routines and review, incorporated into assessments, and used to support intervention and small group instruction.

Good Questions for Math Teaching, 5-8

Lainie Schuster, Nancy C. Anderson


Good Questions for Math Teaching, 5-8 is a powerful resource that provides more than 375 examples of open-ended questions for creating dynamic learning environments and helping students make sense of math.

Designed as a supplement to your mathematics curriculum, the questions can be seamlessly embedded within lessons and units of study, used for warm-up routines and review, incorporated into assessments, and used to support intervention or small group instruction.

The Fountas & Pinnell Comprehensive Phonics, Spelling, and Word Study Guide, Second Edition

Irene Fountas, Gay Su Pinnell


The Fountas & Pinnell Comprehensive Phonics, Spelling, and Word Study Guide, Second Edition provides you with a comprehensive map of the knowledge students develop on their journey to becoming expert word solvers and effective readers and writers. The literacy behaviors you know and understand as you make minute-by-minute decisions within the act of teaching will make the biggest impact on student learning.
Whispering in the Wind

Linda Rief


Help your students find poetry inspiration

If your students cringe at the word poetry, Whispering in the Wind is for you!

In this book, master educator Linda Rief provides a cure for poetry agony. She introduces “Heart Books,” a project inspired by the Heart Maps of Georgia Heard. Linda has used Heart Books throughout her career to help students read more poetry, connect with it, and see how they, too, could write poetically. She also shows how to easily weave poetry into your already busy schedule.

About Teaching Mathematics, Fourth Edition

Marilyn Burns


"About Teaching Mathematics is the most important resource in my teaching library."

In the fourth edition of her signature resource, Marilyn Burns presents her current thinking and insights and includes ideas from her most recent teaching experiences. This book addresses how to plan instruction around problem-solving lessons, focuses on arithmetic as the cornerstone of elementary mathematics, and features Marilyn's responses to pedagogical questions she's received from teachers over the years.
Welcome to Math Class

Marilyn Burns


Welcome to Math Class features 16 favorite lessons from Marilyn Burns, one of today’s most highly respected mathematics educators.

In this specially compiled collection, Marilyn shares lessons that have weathered the test of time and become permanent parts of her teaching repertoire. This book addresses a broad range of math content, provides a detailed look at how lessons unfolded in actual classrooms, and describes how to organize instruction to maximize learning.
Beyond Pizzas & Pies, Second Edition

Julie McNamara, Meghan Shaughnessy


A strong foundation with fractions leads to greater student success

The focus of Beyond Pizzas & Pies, Second Edition, is on foundational understandings. The authors help teachers and students understand fractions as numbers, including the use of equivalency and thinking about benchmark numbers, so that when students start to compute with fractions they have a solid foundation.
Beyond Invert & Multiply

Julie McNamara


Pave the way from success with fractions

Beyond Invert & Multiply
 is a powerhouse resource for focusing on fraction computation. It builds on foundational understandings of fractions and applies them to a variety of relevant problem solving situations.
Math Games for Number and Operations and Algebraic Thinking

Jamee Petersen


"My number one go-to resource!"

These thirty-three classroom-tested games can be played successfully by learners on their own, during math workshop, or at math stations. You’ll find all-time favorites like Circles and Stars, Leftovers, Cross Out Singles, and Tens Go Fish. You’ll also discover games that you’ve likely not encountered before—as well as twists on some of your personal favorites!
Math Games for Geometry and Measurement

Jamee Petersen


"The perfect match for math workshop and more!"

These twenty-three classroom-tested games can be played successfully by learners on their own or during math workshop. You’ll find all-time favorites like Connect Four and Compare. You’ll also discover games that you’ve likely not encountered before—as well as twists on some of your personal favorites!
The First Five

Patrick Harris II


In The First Five, Patrick brings to light the realities of teaching, especially in the first five years. He immerses you in his world with personal stories that lead to lessons, questions, and exercises to help you reflect on your own journey. Each chapter includes interviews with a diverse group of educators.
The Joy of Reading

Donalyn Miller, Teri Lesesne


The Joy of Reading is a guide for teachers, librarians, administrators, and families to create the conditions for joyful reading. Donalyn Miller and Teri Lesesne draw from their decades of work with students, teachers, and librarians, providing practices that nurture joy while identifying factors that destroy joy, all with a clear understanding of the realities of today’s classrooms and libraries.
Expanding Literacy

Brett Pierce


How can we make meaningful, thoughtful digital storytelling a standard, best practice in schools? Expanding Literacy offers a specific project-based learning angle that can be meshed with any traditional and non-traditional curricular topic and is flexible enough to be applied to almost any content area.
I’m the Kind of Kid Who . . .

Debbie Miller, Emily Callahan


A framework for introducing choice making in the classroom, through “invitations” that encourage students to find out  who they are, how they learn, and what they need to thrive.

Tuned-In Teaching

Nell K Duke, Antero Garcia, et al.


In Tuned-In Teaching, Antero Garcia and Ernest Morrell offer a road map for creating a classroom that is transformative for your students and revitalizing for you.

They explain why students play an integral role in turning classrooms into spaces for greater engagement and innovation. The authors examine critical research and discuss the connection to specific aspects of teaching. They also offer six important considerations for teachers who want to build more active, just, and tuned-in learning environments.

Math Workshop

Jennifer Lempp


Math Workshop is an essential resource for any teacher, school, or district looking to shift or enhance how math is taught. It includes lesson plan examples and templates that will help you visualize and implement a math workshop model in any classroom.

Math workshop supports student engagement and growth in the math classroom. It is structured around accessible mathematical tasks, open-ended problem solving, small-group instruction, student choice, and time for practicing important concepts throughout the year.

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