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Classroom Example

Time to View

For a real-life example of the practice standards in action, watch how a middle school teacher guides her students as they apply Math Practices 3 and 6. Note also how students practice and develop 21st Century Skills:

Time to Try

Download the Instructional Plan for detailed information about how the lesson also addresses the content standards, inter-disciplinary achievement goals, and formative and summative assessment. Refer to the Role Cards Template and Teacher Commentary if you wish to modify this lesson for use in your own classroom.

Source: Vulcan Productions (Success at the Core )

Time to Extend

To learn more about the Standards for Mathematical Practice, consider completing the Mathematics: Kindergarten through Grade Twelve (K–12) Standards for Mathematical Practice module in the Common Core State Standards for California Educators series.