Content Literacy in Math. Using Literacy Strategies in the Math Classroom. TIPS!. Make Content Literacy a priority!!! Vocabulary, Writing, Reading Take it slow—Don’t try to implement everything at one time!! Make sure what you choose to do has a purpose and is meaningful!!
Using Literacy Strategies in the Math Classroom
Vocabulary, Writing, Reading
***Use Everyday in Math DISCUSSIONS!***
*** Use in writing!! ***
Life as a Variable
Write a letter to a holiday character
(**Provide a Rubric**)
3 WHOLE NUMBERS
5 REMAINDER ZERO
8 WHEN THE LAST DIGIT IS EVEN
5 THEN DIVIDE BY TWO
3 THE ANSWER
2 SHOULD BE
Variable Variable Expression Sum Product Quotient Difference Evaluate Integers
Rational Irrational Distributive Terminating Decimal Repeating Decimals Absolute Value
Opposites Natural Constant Term Coefficient Whole Additive Inverse
TRUE UNDERSTANDING HAPPENS WHEN ONE CAN EXPLAIN A CONCEPT TO ANOTHER!!!!
2 ½ ÷ ¾
Teach students how to use their Math textbook!!