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Active Math Learners

How do teachers help their students become active math learners? During large groups lessons, students are passive learners, even if they are learning by listening, and viewing an example.  Yet they are not active math…

Differentiated Guided Math Lessons

Many teachers ask me about differentiated guided math lessons to meet the needs of individual students. This discussion is an integral part of my teacher professional development workshop because this is one of the biggest…

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 Best Practices

Guided Math Best Practices Guided Math Best Practices combine Guided Math with current Math Best Practice Ideas. 1. Meets individual needs. 2. Diversifies for special education needs. 3. Scaffolds average students to algebra and story problem…