Explorations in Core Math Common Core Teacher Edition Grade 8
The Teacher Editions provide convenient professional development information that explains the Common Core Content Standards and the Standards for Mathematical Practice. Full teaching support is provided for every lesson, including notes for incorporating Teaching Strategies helping students Avoid Common Errors, providing "Universal Access", and making the Technology Connection. Lesson introductions include standards explanations, prerequisite skills, and important Math Background information. Questioning Strategies are included to use with lesson examples. Lessons close with a Summarize prompt. Highlighting the Standards strategies are often included to help teachers focus on the Standards for Mathematical Practice. As units close with Assessment Readiness, the Teacher's Editions provide item correlations and item analyses for diagnosing student errors, and are useful for teaching test-taking strategies.