Mathematical literacy through problem solving, nonfiction text, and real-world connections.
Mathematics Readers combines engaging lessons for curriculum-based mathematics content, effective instruction in nonfiction reading comprehension strategies, and writing.
Integrated Mathematics, Reading Comprehension Instruction, and Writing.
-Provides enjoyable, motivating literacy instruction to develop and reinforce students
-6-Packs provide tools for guided practice to develop mathematics and literacy skills.
-Focused lessons on mathematical concepts, reading strategies, and applications in writing
-Embedded mathematical vocabulary development
Nonfiction Mathematics Content:
-High-interest, engaging readers containing photographs, charts, and graphics that support
-Paired readers focus on the same mathematical concept and are written at 2 different reading
levels so all students can access the content.
-Lesson plans include differentiation strategies to make content accessible for all students.
Learning Through Problem Solving.
-Each reader provides students with multiple opportunities to solve relevant real-life problems.
-Hands-on problem solving experiences in each pair of readers offer a deeper exploration of mathematical skills and concept.
-Tasks and tools to support assessment for, of, and as learning Books—16 differentiated,high-interest books in print and digital formats (6 copies of each; 96 books total)
Teachers Guide includes extensive support for implementation. Each lesson plan integrates mathematics, reading, and writing instruction and follows the 3-part lesson structure.
Activities CD includes 8 games (1 per reader pair) based on a mathematical strand Teachers Resource CD includes digital files of each reader, application problem, and reproducible activity pages 16 full-colour real-life application problems in digital format.