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Teacher Resources by Grade
|1st - 2nd||3rd - 4th|
|5th - 6th||7th - 8th|
|9th - 10th||11th - 12th|
A-B-C: Itís Easy as 1-2-3 to Make Math Alphabet Books
|Grades||4 – 8|
|Lesson Plan Type||Standard Lesson|
|Estimated Time||Five 50-minute sessions|
MATERIALS AND TECHNOLOGY
- One computer with LCD projector and adapter to connect tablets to this computer
- Paper to print books (optional)
- Printer (optional)
Grades K – 5 | Mobile App | Organizing & Summarizing
The Alphabet Organizer lets users create a calendar-style ABC chart or letter pages for an alphabet book.
- Math Alphabet Book Rubric
- Math Terms Listening Sheet
- Math Book Planning Sheet
- Math Term Web Sites
- Math Terms Sample
- Harcourt Math Glossary
This website offers definitions for math terms, divided by grade level. Students will find definitions with some illustrations.
- Glossary of Math Terms
This PBS sponsored website has easy-to-understand definitions for a short list of math terms.
- Mathwords A to Z
This website features an alphabetical list of math terms that students may refer to when they have difficulty finding a term for each letter of the alphabet.
- Download the Alphabet Organizer app on the tablets the students will be using. Familiarize yourself with the app. †Alternately, if tablets are not available, use Alphabet Organizer online interactive.
- Using the Alphabet Organizer app, create one page of the alphabet book featuring one math term or use the Math Terms Sample in the printouts.
- Make one copy for every student of the printouts Math Alphabet Book Rubric, Math Book Planning Sheet, and Math Terms Listening Sheet.
- Post the websites to a class wiki or website, or bookmark them on the tablets.† If none of those choices is possible, make copies of the printout Math Terms Web Sites.