Prepare students for the challenges of algebra by guiding them through manipulative-based algebraic thinking activities that practice and develop grade-appropriate math skills. Grades 3-8.
- Helps students develop the systematic thinking necessary to succeed in algebra and other higher-level math classes
- Can be used with any math curriculum
- Features over 30 step-by-step lesson plans for activities that model how algebraic thinking is used in all of NCTM's content strands
- Includes plenty of manipulatives and algebra tools for a classroom of 24 students working cooperatively in groups
- Aligns to NCTM Standards