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Getting Started Using Guided Math in Your Classroom

You might be familiar with using guided reading in your classroom, but are unsure about how to implement the same philosophy in your math instruction. Guided math is very similar to guided reading in the way that you are differentiating instruction for small groups of students based on their specific needs and learning styles. The resources in this collection will provide you with an understanding of what Guided Math is, and how your students will benefit from this type of instruction.
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Getting Started Using Guided Math in Your Classroom
  • Resources to Teach Guided Math

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    Emilie Campbell says:
    Reagan Tunstall is a first grade teacher that uses guided math in her weekly math routines. Her blog features several entries about guided math, and she has created some awesome resources as well. This entry gives an explanation of what guided math is and what the actual structure looks like.
  • Emilie Campbell says:
    If you have questions about specific skills that are taught with guided math, be sure to check this site out. This blog is devoted entirely to guided math and has specific examples for schedules, games, lessons, and so much more!
  • Emilie Campbell says:
    When you watch this video, you will be introduced to Reagan Tunstall's overview on how to launch guided math in your classroom. She provides specific examples and tips on how to start implementing guided math in your classroom. There is also a link to her free step-by-step guide that goes along with the video.
  • Emilie Campbell says:
    Here you will find additional examples of how to stay organized when implementing guided math. Organization and structure are key to making guided math successful in your classroom.
  • Emilie Campbell says:
    This book is a great resource to find more details about how guided math will positively impact your mathematics instruction. The book compares small math groups to small reading groups that are already being formed in your classroom for guided reading.