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Understanding Common Core Math

Understanding Common Core Math


In this lesson, students learn the origin and purpose of the CCSS math standards. Students connect the content and practice standards. Students also evaluate the major instructional shifts required by the math CCSS.

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Notes on "Understanding Common Core Math"

(00:00-00:30) Intro

(00:31-00:50) Objectives

(00:51-02:05) Common Core Math History

(02:06-06:32) Key Shifts

(06:33-08:20) Positives & Negatives

(08:21-08:33) Review

(08:34-09:13) Reflection

Additional Resources

Common Core State Standards for Mathematics Flip Book 

This is a terrific tool from the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics in Kansas that helps in implementing the mathematical standards. The flip book provides teachers with instructions on how to apply the standards at their grade level, and offers examples and embedded professional learning within the document. Here is a link to the kindergarten flip book as an example.


This is a great portal of online lessons aligned to the ELA and Math CCSS by grade level. Teachers can create playlists and track data within this free resource. Also included are handouts and communication components for parents.