Mathematics Framework Chapters Update
The Mathematics Framework chapters are currently undergoing
final editing and graphic design in preparation for publication. As this work
is completed, chapters are being posted in a new and more user-friendly format.
These chapters are indicated by a 2015 posting date. As of the end of April,
the introduction and overview chapters and the grade-level chapters for
transitional kindergarten through grade seven have been posted in the new
format. The Grade 8 higher mathematics chapters and the other remaining
chapters and appendices of the Framework will follow. All of the chapters on
the CDE Mathematics Curriculum Framework Web page at http://www.cde.ca.gov/ci/ma/cf/draft2mathfwchapters.asp
Video to Introduce the
In collaboration with the California Comprehensive Center at
WestEd, the CDE has created a short video to introduce teachers and other
educators, as well as parents/guardians and community members, to the Mathematics Framework. This overview is
View “Tiger Math” the latest UCTV video created by Patrick Sanan, math major at UCSD and produced by UCSD Physical Sciences. It highlights the connections among geometry, physics, and animation in the filming of the motion picture "Life of Pi". https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y9PYzdFsVio
Personal Finance Literacy Resources
Free personal finance literacy resources (K-HS) for teachers and families from California Council on Economic Education. Help students understand money and develop responsible habits for money management.
K-HS: www.moneyasyoulearn.org and www.moneyasyougrow.org
Week of Inspirational Math
Week of Inspirational Math - The lessons and videos are designed to work really well in the first week of the school year. They promote a growth mindset and excitement about mathematics. Each lesson and video gives a key idea about math that will help students as they learn math during the rest of the year.