Whether you are a classroom teacher, a school administrator, a curriculum specialist, or the director of an out-of-school time program, you’ll find resources to help you effectively use educational media to build math and literacy skills in young children.
These standards-based lesson plans provide classroom teachers with activities and related reading resources for building early math skills. Related at-home activities enable parents to reinforce the skills at home.
Find multimedia resources that support math and literacy development, designed for use in after-school programs and other out-of- school settings such as during summer and spring breaks. The resources include materials for extended learning programs of between six and 18 weeks, including orientation materials for program facilitators, full activity plans, related video clips, and take-home activities for families.
These tips provide teachers with detailed lesson plans for effectively integrating online games into their classroom curricula to enhance children’s early math and literacy development. Each set of tips is aligned to the Common Core State Standards and the technology standards established by the International Society of Technology in Education. The tips suggest ways to use the games – 4 to 5 per set – in both whole-class and small-group settings.