Author Archives: Angela Bauer

About Angela Bauer

Angela Bauer created a Guided Math Framework. She provides professional development nationally to teachers in Guided Math for over 8 eight years. She currently teaches fourth grade in Northeast Indiana. In the past she taught "Inquiry into Math and Science" Education class at Indiana University, Fort Wayne campus. She also has trained teachers in "Mastering Math Facts" program by Otter Creek Institute.

Real life math problems in Guided math groups

How can teachers use real life math problems in Guided math groups?  Let the students help you😉.  Real life has math in every aspect. For instance, Mrs. Bauer went snowmobiling in Yellowstone National Park. The…

Adding Unlike Fractions in Guided Math

As I was searching for hands on activities for adding unlike fractions in Guided Math small groups, I found this activity . Try using this lesson on adding unlike fractions in guided math small groups. …

Guided Math in Middle Schools

A new phenomena is occurring…Guided Math in Middle Schools. This teaching format is reaching more students because it is aimed at their learning levels.  With some professional development training, Guided Math in middle schools is…