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Teaching for Thinking
Fostering Mathematical Teaching Practices Through Reasoning Routines

Teaching our children to think and reason mathematically is a challenge, not because students can’t learn to think mathematically, but because we must change our own often deeply-rooted teaching habits. This is where instructional routines come in. Their predictable design and repeatable nature support both teachers and students to develop new habits.

Quality Talk About Text
Discussion Practices for Talking and Thinking About Text
Discussions around texts serve many different purposes.  In Quality Talk About Text, the authors offer a menu of approaches to talk based on your most pressing needs.
Learning from Loss
A Trauma-Informed Approach to Supporting Grieving Students
Learning from Loss is your guide to getting started with grief work, providing a path that can help you determine the best course of action in the wake of a loss that impacts a student or school community. You will find research, stories, strategies, activities, and reflection questions that offer a map with which to navigate grief-responsive classroom practices.
4 Essential Studies
Beliefs and Practices to Reclaim Student Agency
Penny Kittle and Kelly Gallagher extend their work in the bestselling 180 Days by exploring their beliefs and strategies for teaching four essential literacy practices: essay, poetry, book clubs, and digital composition.
The Power of Teaching Vulnerably
How Risk-Taking Transforms Student Engagement

Action steps to engaging secondary students by teaching with vulnerability.

The Writer's Mindset
Six Stances That Promote Authentic Revision
Revision doesn’t have to be radical. 
The Writer’s Mindset
 reframes revision not as a series of steps, but as an awareness that’s present through all stages of writing using mindset stances. Each chapter begins by defining one of the stances—metacognition, optimism, perspective-taking, flexible thinking, transfer, and risk-taking. Chris outlines the importance of each stance to writing and revision and shows you how to weave the stances into the minilessons and pre-writing, drafting, conferring, and sharing activities you already do.
Textured Teaching
A Framework for Culturally Sustaining Practices
With Culturally Sustaining Practice as its foundation, Textured Teaching shares lesson design strategies that build traditional literacy skills while supporting students in developing their social justice skills at the same time.
Invigorating High School Math
Practical Guidance for Long-Overdue Transformation

High school math is failing many students. Out-of-date and stale curricula are not only dull, but perpetuate inequity by limiting opportunities and failing to prepare a majority of students for life in the 21st century.

Invigorating High School Math is a clarion call for meaningful transformation. In this book, Steven Leinwand and Eric Milou address the most critical challenges facing high school mathematics and provide practical guidance for meeting them.
Listening to Learn

Listening to Learn is a K–5 digital interview tool that helps teachers learn how their students reason numerically. The interviews can be used throughout the year to help guide instructional planning. Listening to Learn also includes interactive professional learning labs to support teachers.

Start Here, Start Now
A Guide to Antibias and Antiracist Work in Your School Community
Start Here, Start Now addresses many of the questions and challenges educators have about getting started with antibias and antiracist work, using a framework for tackling perceived barriers from a proactive stance. Liz answers the questions with personal stories, sample lessons, anchor charts, resources, conversation starters, extensive teacher and activist accounts, and more.
Trusting Readers
Powerful Practices for Independent Reading
Trusting Readers is an essential and accessible guide that provides teachers with the inspiration, information, and tools needed to grow enthusiastic independent readers. Jen and Hannah put the independence back into independent reading—and bolster that independence with collaboration and support. They offer a clear definition and vision of independent reading, while helping teachers craft reading experiences centered around students’ engagement, instructional needs, and identities as readers.
Between Worlds, Fourth Edition
Second Language Acquisition in Changing Times
The updated edition of a classic text on research-based best practices for teaching emergent bilingual students.
A Teacher’s Guide to Mentor Texts, 6-12
The Classroom Essentials Series
A foundational guide to using mentor texts in secondary writing classrooms.
Literacy Beginnings, 3rd Edition
A Prekindergarten Handbook
With Literacy Beginnings: A Prekindergarten Handbook, Third Edition, tap into young children’s curiosity to introduce them to the world of literacy in joyful, engaging ways.
Technology with Intention
Designing Meaningful Literacy and Technology Integration
While there are books that show you how to include tech, Technology with Intention also addresses how to decide whether to use tech at all. Intentional is the key word for integrating technology into instruction, and you will find helpful guidelines and prompts to help you decide when, how, and why to use technology with your students.
Do The Math: Number Core Teacher Bookcase
The Addition and Subtraction Number Core module supports the development of quantity by using benchmark numbers, thinking flexibly about composing and decomposing numbers, and building facility with figuring sums. The Do The Math Teacher Bookcase Addition and Subtraction Number Core includes 1 Teacher Guide, 1 Professional Learning Guide, 1 Connections Guide, Read Alouds, and 1 Annotated WorkSpace.
Do The Math: Number Core Teacher Guide
The Addition and Subtraction Number Core module supports the development of quantity by using benchmark numbers, thinking flexibly about composing and decomposing numbers, and building facility with figuring sums. The Teacher Guide models mathematical thinking, includes visual representations, and provides point-of-use support to better serve students' individual needs. It includes step-by-step teaching instructions, guidance for monitoring student progress, and specific information about how to use the Classroom Materials and mTools effectively.
Do The Math: Professional Learning Guide
The Professional Learning Guide provides a comprehensive overview of the program architecture and instructional strategies.
Do The Math: Paper Circles and Paper Fraction Strips
Paper circle and fraction strips
Do The Math: Addition & Subtraction Connections Guide
The Connections Guide provides instructional lessons that encourage connections between the concepts taught in students’ grade-level math instruction and the strategies introduced in Do The Math.
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