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August 20, 2010 Vol. 15, No. 34

THE MATH FORUM @ DREXEL INTERNET NEWS

Lesson Plans by the Chicago Lesson Study Group
Math Place | dy/dan

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LESSON PLANS BY THE CHICAGO LESSON STUDY GROUP

http://www.lessonstudygroup.net/lg/lesson_plans_table.php?clsg=1

This Lesson Plan Library organizes dozens of math lessons and
units for grades 3-9, all aligned to the Common Core Standards.

The Chicago Lesson Study Group invites teachers to rate and
comment on these resources; and to join its forum to learn
about, and practice, lesson study as a way to steadily improve
student learning.

For more about Chicago Lesson Study Group and its activities,
visit

http://www.lessonstudygroup.net/

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MATH PLACE

http://mathplace.net/

Math teacher and researcher Tom O'Brien offers resources and
activities through this site, with planned updates each month
to add more materials. These include books published by the
UK's Association of Teachers of Mathematics--some out of print
--now downloadable and available for purchase. Excerpts from
the e-books are available free, as well as three articles by
O'Brien and colleagues. O'Brien recommends software as well,
some of which is available free of charge.

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dy/dan

http://blog.mrmeyer.com/

Dan Meyer writes this blog about mathematics learning and
teaching, with entries categorized in such topics as:

- assessment
- classroom management
- design (digital instruction, digital storytelling,
information design, presentation, redesigned)
- lessons
- new teacher lab
- series (design for educators, dy/av, how I work, how to
present, what can you do with this?)
- show and tell
- tech contrarianism
- tech enthusiasm

Just this week, Meyer released two series of classroom
supplements, containing Keynote, PowerPoint, PDF, and handouts
files for each of thirty-nine weeks:

Algebra
http://algebra.mrmeyer.com/

Geometry
http://geometry.mrmeyer.com/

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<p><font size="2" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">dy/dan</font></p>

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This Lesson Plan Library organizes dozens of math lessons and
units for grades 3-9, all aligned to the Common Core Standards.</p>
<p>The Chicago Lesson Study Group invites teachers to rate and
comment on these resources; and to join its forum to learn
about, and practice, lesson study as a way to steadily improve
student learning.</p>
<p>For more about Chicago Lesson Study Group and its activities,
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<p>Math teacher and researcher Tom O'Brien offers resources and
activities through this site, with planned updates each month
to add more materials. These include books published by the
UK's Association of Teachers of Mathematics--some out of print
--now downloadable and available for purchase. Excerpts from
the e-books are available free, as well as three articles by
O'Brien and colleagues. O'Brien recommends software as well,
some of which is available free of charge.</p>
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<p><strong><font color="#003399">dy/dan</font></strong></p>
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<a href="http://blog.mrmeyer.com/">http://blog.mrmeyer.com/</a>
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Dan Meyer writes this blog about mathematics learning and
teaching, with entries categorized in such topics as:</p>
<ul>
<li>assessment</li>
<li>classroom management</li>
<li>design (digital instruction, digital storytelling,
information design, presentation, redesigned)</li>
<li>lessons</li>
<li>new teacher lab</li>
<li>series (design for educators, dy/av, how I work, how to
present, what can you do with this?)</li>
<li>show and tell</li>
<li>tech contrarianism</li>
<li>tech enthusiasm</li>
</ul>
<p>Just this week, Meyer released two series of classroom
supplements, containing Keynote, PowerPoint, PDF, and handouts
files for each of thirty-nine weeks:</p>
<p>Algebra</p>
<p align="center"><a href="http://algebra.mrmeyer.com/">http://algebra.mrmeyer.com/</a></p>
<p>Geometry</p>
<p align="center"><a href="http://geometry.mrmeyer.com">http://geometry.mrmeyer.com</a></p>
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