The Elementary Mathematician, COMAP's award-winning K-6 newsletter is available for the first time in electronic format. Each issue contains a collection of K-6 mathematic lessons that are fun to teach and exciting to learn.
Each issue contains a Pull-Out section which includes thematic lessons based on the national census, wildlife, other cultures, technology, and provides a practical way to bring the concepts and pedagogy of the NCTM Standards into your classroom.
Table of Contents:
Editorial: Season's Greatings
On Queue Finding the fastest checkout route
Playing to Learn A guessing game for teaching estimation strategy
Pizza Pieces An appetizing way to learn fractions
Pullout Section: Gears Computer simulation of differentials
Beliefs Underlying UCSMP Getting the facts straight about the future of math education
Guinness Eggsceptional Facts Learning about eggs with a calculator