Math and Numeracy: All Resources, Research and Curriculum

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Will It Rain Tomorrow?
This contextualized lesson was designed as part of a science unit on weather, climate, and climate change, with the recognition that an understanding of basic probability and statistics is required to understand the scientific concepts. This lesson could also be used in a math unit on probability...
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Heat Wave: A math lesson plan exploring climate change (Level A Adaptation)
This sample contextualized lesson is a Level A adaptation of the original Heat Wave lesson which can be found here . The context for this lesson is climate and climate change, and it focuses on comparing sets of data, specifically the number of heat wave days in Massachusetts in the years between...
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Strategies that Support Learners with Disabilities, Differences, and Difficulties in the Mathematics Classroom
Strategies that Support Learners with Disabilities, Differences, and Difficulties in the Mathematics Classroom offers suggestions for strategies appropriate for teaching math to adult LD learners.
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Heat Wave: A math lesson plan exploring climate change
This sample contextualized lesson focuses on using box-and-whisker charts to compare sets of data in the context of exploring climate change. The lesson includes a lesson plan and teacher materials as well as student materials/handouts. A companion ZIP file containing PowerPoint slides for the...
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Making Sense of Fractions - Video from the Math and Numeracy PD Center
Math matters to our students. It means much more than just passing a test, so it's important that we help them make sense of whatever math content they are learning. And yet sometimes we teach the same material over and over and just don't feel that students are "getting it." Why is that? What can...
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Sample Instructional Unit: Area and Perimeter
This sample unit unit for Level A students focuses on students' understanding of area and perimeter in order to compare apartments.
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Sample Instructional Unit: Ratio and Proportion
This sample unit for Level B students focuses on an understanding of ratios in order to correctly mix medication.
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CCRSAE for Math Resources
Resources on the College and Career Readiness Standards for Adult Education (CCRSAE) for Math: CCRSAE for Math Exploration . This narrated exploration provides an overview to the CCRSAE for Math. It includes quick glimpses of the Mathematical Practices and the key instructional shifts. Overview...
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Math Curriculum Resources
Curriculum resources gathered by the SABES Mathematics and Adult Numeracy Curriculum & Instruction PD Center: Heat Wave: A math lesson plan exploring climate change. This sample contextualized lesson focuses on using box-and-whisker charts to compare sets of data in the context of exploring...
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Math Instruction Resources
Resources for math instruction gathered by the SABES PD Center for Mathematics and Adult Numeracy: Strategies that Support Learners with Disabilities, Differences, and Difficulties in the Mathematics Classroom (2018). This paper offers suggestions for strategies appropriate for teaching math to...