## Muschla, Gary Robert

# Teaching the Common Core Math Standards with Hands-On Activities, Grades 9-12

**Bring Common Core Math into high school with smart, engaging activities**

*Teaching Common Core Math Standards with Hands-On Activities, Grades 9-12* provides high school teachers with the kind of help they need to begin teaching the standards right away. This invaluable guide pairs each standard with one or more classroom-ready activities and suggestions for variations and extensions. Covering a range of abilities and learning styles, these activities bring the Common Core Math Standards to life as students gain fluency in math communication and develop the skillset they need to tackle successively more complex math courses in the coming years. Make math anxiety a thing of the past as you show your students how they use math every day of their lives, and give them the cognitive tools to approach any math problem with competence and confidence.

The Common Core Standards define the knowledge and skills students need to graduate high school fully prepared for college and careers. Meeting these standards positions American students more competitively in the global economy, and sets them on a track to achieve their dreams. This book shows you how to teach the math standards effectively, and facilitate a deeper understanding of math concepts and calculations.

- Help students apply their understanding of math concepts
- Teach essential abstract and critical thinking skills
- Demonstrate various problem-solving strategies
- Lay a foundation for success in higher mathematics

The rapid adoption of the Common Core Standards across the nation has left teachers scrambling for aligned lessons and activities. If you want to bring new ideas into the classroom today, look no further. *Teaching Common Core Math Standards with Hands-On Activities* is the high school math teacher's solution for smart, engaging Common Core math.

**Keywords:** Teaching Common Core Math Standards with Hands-On Activities, Grades 9-12; Gary Robert Muschla; Judith A. Muschla; Erin Muschla-Berry; Common Core math; CCSS math activities; high school math activities; Common Core math lessons; classroom-ready math activities; high school math standards; CCSS high school math; teaching critical thinking; teaching abstract thinking; teaching mathematical reasoning; math communication activities; calculation activities; grade 9-12 math standards; implementing Common Core Math Standards, Mathematics, Mathematics

- Author(s)
- Muschla, Gary Robert
- Publisher
- John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
- Publication year
- 2014
- Language
- en
- Edition
- 1
- Imprint
- Jossey-Bass
- Page amount
- 312 pages
- Category
- Society
- Format
- Ebook
- eISBN (ePUB)
- 9781119062202
- Printed ISBN
- 9781118710104