Builds a Solid Foundation in the Fundamentals of the Algebras and Geometry
Each course focuses the most critical content for that course. Built-in learning support helps students master concepts one at a time. The texts include visual learning strategies, easy-to-follow examples, scaffolded exercises and help notes for homework, vocabulary, and relevant problem solving. This series also enables sensible pacing for students The Concepts and Skills series is organized with a manageable number of chapters . Chapters include a manageable number of lessons . Lessons include carefully paced examples, with concepts delivered in smaller chunks. Scaffolded practice of skills and problem solving gradually increases in complexity. The clean, predictable design sets up students for success!
Features an Accessible Approach to Instructional Design
The Pupil’s Editions provide lessons that focus on a single goal and integrates Concept Activities and Technology Activities to help students develop understanding of important content. Lessons are developed through a variety of examples that model thorough explanation of concepts and procedures. Additionally, interesting applications help students understand the importance of geometry in their world. The Activity Generator includes editable investigations for every lesson. The On Core resources provide additional Common Core Standards based investigations. It also includes a strong student help strand. The Concepts and Skills series provides support for prerequisite skills. Each Chapter Study Guide includes a diagnostic test and relates lessons in the Basic Skills Handbook. The @HomeTutors include full lessons and practice for prerequisite skills. There is also strong support for students throughout lessons. Helpful margin notes include Study Tips and Reading and Vocabulary Tips. Checkpoint Exercises follow examples and provide formative assessment through the lessons. Exercise sets are correlated to examples making for easy reference. The texts also include ongoing skill maintenance with integrated algebra and arithmetic review. Brain Games, Puzzlers, and You Be the Judge questions help students earn math in fun and motivating ways.
Focuses on Mastery with Abundant Practice
Numerous exercises reinforce concepts and ensure that your students are ready for assessment success. Practice problems gradually increase in difficulty. Guided Practice focuses on vocabulary, concepts, and skills. The Practice and Applications sections include skill work and problem solving. A strong Visualize It! strand flows through each lesson in Geometry. Standardized Test Preparation, Challenge exercises, and Mixed Review is included in every lesson. Additional practice is available in the Chapter Resources, on the @HomeTutors, and through the On Core Deluxe 6–12 ExamView® Test Generator.
Provides Flexibility for Teachers
A variety of teaching tools and the differentiated presentation of material help meet the needs of struggling learners. Teaching notes and management tips are included in the teacher’s material. The Teacher’s Edition includes student edition pages with overprinted answers. Chapter Planning Pages provide Math Background Notes, Universal Access teaching strategies, and Planning, Pacing, and Assignment support. Lesson side column notes include Warm-Up Exercises, Essential Questions, Key Questions to Ask for Examples, Leveled Assignment Guides, Quick Homework Checks, Daily Homework Quizzes, and Differentiated Instruction strategies.
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