Common Core Math Teacher Resources

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Paperclip Statistics

For Teachers 5th - 7th Standards
Begin with an attention-grabbing activity: have individuals link as many paper clips together as they can in a two-minute time span. Collect the results into a data table, which they will then display in a graph or plot. They calculate...
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Grade 3 Common Core Math: Real-Life Applications - Naval Vessel

For Teachers 3rd
Pretending they are on a naval ship during the 1700s, third graders put math skills to work. They are given a set of instructions needed to determine how many ships are on the horizon. They determine the number of masts that would be...
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“I Can” Common Core! 6th Grade Math

For Teachers 6th Standards
Help your sixth graders reach their Common Core math standards by providing them with a checklist of "I can" statements for each standard. As each concept is covered, kids can check it off, as long as they can do what it states. 
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Keeping Track of and Displaying Data

For Teachers 2nd - 5th Standards
How far can you throw a paper airplane? Learners conduct a brief experiment to collect data for a line plot. As a class, learners will collect, interpret, and illustrate data. In order to adapt this to CCSS.Math.Content.4MD.3 or...
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Kindergarten Comprehensive Growth Assessment

For Teachers K Standards
Here's a 34-page packet that provides assessments for all the Common Core math standards for kindergarten. Whether or not your school has adopted Common Core, the assessments target key math concepts kindergarteners should know.
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Lessons for Learning—Kindergarten

For Teachers K Standards
Kindergartners jump right into learning. Each lesson in this math unit is clearly outlined with materials, procedures, student outcomes, misconceptions, and solutions. All lessons and activities are aligned with Common Core math standards.
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Falling Into Geometry Through Paper Art

For Teachers K Standards
New-to-school learners create a fall quilt consisting of three different paper geometric quilt squares. They use various geometric shapes that when assembled will form a scarecrow, pumpkin, and a crow. Assembly will require sorting...
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Groupings and Counting

For Teachers K Standards
When math learners string beads on a pipe cleaner, they can represent their number of beads by separating them into 2 or 3 groups (10=1,9; 2,8; 3,7; 4,6; 5,5; 3,3 and 4; 2,5 and 3; etc.). They then draw some of the grouping...
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Find a Number When a Percent is Known - Reteach 18.3

For Students 5th - 7th Standards
Two different ways to find a number when the percent is given are described on the top half of this handout. Eight practice problems follow. Concise, yet complete, this would make an appropriate addition to your choices of homework...
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Counting the Zeros

For Students 5th - 6th Standards
This handout is a terrific teaching tool when covering the powers of ten and moving decimal points to multiply and divide large numbers. The first half of the assignment covers multiplication and then gives learners a try. The second...
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Two-Variable Relationships in Real-World Problems

For Teachers 5th - 7th Standards
When tending to CCSS.Math.Content.6.EE.9, this complete resource fits the bill. Learners work in groups or pairs to assign two variables to several real-world problems. They write equations, complete tables of solutions, and then...
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“I Can” Common Core! 1st Grade Math

For Teachers 1st Standards
Any first grader can master the Common Core math standards with this checklist! With each standard rewritten as an affirmative I can statement, children are provide with clear goals to work toward throughout the school year. Display an...
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“I Can” Common Core! 2nd Grade Math

For Teachers 2nd Standards
Help your second graders monitor their academic accomplishments with this Common Core math standards checklist. With each standard written as an I can statement, this is a great resource that provides young mathematicians with clear...
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Study Jams! Division of Decimals

For Students 4th - 6th Standards
A four-step series of narrated animations teaches elementary mathematicians how to divide a decimal by a whole number. While this skill is not specifically addressed by Common Core standards, it definitely will prepare them to tackle...
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The Meaning of Multiplying Fractions with Visuals

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
Suggestions are given for how to address one of the seventh grade Common Core math standards regarding the multiplication of rational numbers. After addressing four real-world scenarios, groups discuss the breaking up of a chocolate...
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Saving Money 1

For Students 2nd Standards
How many days will it take Louis to save enough money for school supplies and new pair of shoes? Focus on Common Core math standards with a two-part task that involves a word problem and counting manipulatives.
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Mental Math: Subtract Hundreds - Problem Solving 22.1

For Students 1st - 3rd Standards
Four word problems are presented to second graders. For each, they can use their mental math skills to quickly subtract hundreds and arrive at an answer. This is a terrific inclusion for your Common Core math curriculum.
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Write and Evaluate Algebraic Expressions

For Students 6th - 8th Standards
Once your math class is adept at writing expressions, challenge them with a few word problems! There are six real-world scenarios for which learners must come up with a representative variable expression. Take CCSS.Math.Content.6.EE.2.a...
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Math 7: Volume of Prisms and Cylinders

For Students 6th - 8th Standards
The first page provides formulas for the volume of rectangular and triangular prisms, while the second explains the formula for the volume of a cylinder. A practice activity follows on which geometers practice calculating volume for...
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Real-Life Word Problems, Part 2

For Students 2nd - 4th Standards
Are you looking for word problems to fit into your Common Core math lesson? Use this resource to assess your third graders' problem-solving skills. They read 14 word problems involving multiplication and division, and write the answers...
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Solving Word Problems Involving Subtraction of Similar Fractions without Regrouping

For Teachers 4th - 5th Standards
Fourth and fifth graders solve word problems that entail subtraction of similar fractions that have like denominators. They complete magic boxes as a review before participating in a guided lesson plan on solving similar fraction...
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Math 7/8: Applying Solving Inequalities to Word Problems Homework

For Students 7th - 9th Standards
Though there are only five problems on this handout, it is easily adaptable to Common Core math standards dealing with inequalities. The problems are mostly real-world scenarios for which mathematicians write an inequality and graph on a...
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Writing Task 5.OA.2: Equal Expressions

For Students 5th Standards
Fifth graders are challenged in this half-page worksheet to find the equal expressions within a small chart. The equivalent expressions do not have the same operation and some young learners may find the task initially daunting. While...
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How does the solution change?

For Teachers 8th - 11th Standards
Four simple equations, each with two variables, try to get at the important question of reasoning about equations. The problem isn't to solve the equations, but to understand the nature of their solutions. These equations address the...

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