Monthly Archives: December 2013

Dine and Discuss Workshop on Fractions

The Association of Teachers of Mathematics in Maine (ATOMIM) is offering Dine & Discuss: Fractions Edition sessions focused on building developmental understanding of fractions from kindergarten through high school. Sessions, which run from 4 to 6:30 p.m., are planned for … Continue reading


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Getting to Proficiency: Post 1

CSD 3 Grades 7-12 I hesitate to use the State’s title for their website providing information on the new legislation around Proficiency Based Graduation.   However, the title captures multiple meanings that I believe apply to our work on this … Continue reading

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Materials for ATLAS Leadership Team (Dec 9)

Below are some of the materials we will be referring to on December 9.  In addition, there are a number of resources to add further clarification to our work. Materials AGENDA Agenda Dec 9 Slides on DOK: Keynote (PDF, Original) DOK Intro … Continue reading

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CCSS Learning Targets in Math and ELA

What is a learning target? As is described in this article, Knowing your Learning Target, a learning target is a lesson sized chunk of learning described in student friendly, age appropriate language to be shared with students.  As the authors note, the … Continue reading

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k-12 CCSS Mathematics Resources

One distinct advantage of the adoption of the Common Core across multiple states and school districts is the availability of materials that are aligned to our own standards and instructional outcomes.  Below I am sharing a few others for your work … Continue reading

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