Use the Floats and Anchors context as well as physical and digital materials to help students understand integer addition and subtraction.

# Browse

## Construct It! Introducing Integers with Floats and Anchors

### Christy Pettis and Aran Glancy

## Digital Learning Routes: An Example of Mathematical Modeling

### Salomé Martínez, Flavio Guiñez, and Darío González

An online activity provides instructional strategies that can help students engage in mathematical modeling and autonomous learning.

## Encouraging Students to LOVE MATH with One-Straight-Cut Letters

### Yi-Yin (Winnie) Ko, Connor A. Goodwin, Lauren Ream, and Grace Rebber

One-straight-cut activities engage middle-school students in learning about symmetry and geometric transformations.

## GPS: Composing and Decomposing Shapes Across the Grades

### Kyle Carpenter and Sarah Roller Dyess

Growing Problem Solvers provides four original, related, classroom-ready mathematical tasks, one for each grade band. Together, these tasks illustrate the trajectory of learners' growth as problem solvers across their years of school mathematics.

## Hyperbolic Duckies

### Sophia Wood

Modeling exponential growth with crochet.

## Making Black Girls Count in Math Education

### Nicole M. Joseph

The author shares an experience she had as a mathematics learner, which became the catalyst for her work as a mathematics education researcher. She discusses the issues that Black girls face in our math classrooms and offers potential solutions for partnering with Black girls.

## Teaching Is a Journey: Evolving Mathematician

### Taajah Felder Witherspoon

Math mentors, challenging math problems, and empowered students are crucial for math growth in both students and educators.

## Varying the Intensity of Scaffolding for English Learners

### Haiwen Chu, Jill Neumayer DePiper, and Leslie Hamburger

Vary the intensity of pedagogical scaffolding along three dimensions—grouping, structure, and language—with the same rigorous prompt.

## The Beauty of Regular Hexagons

### Arsalan Wares

The author shares geometry that inspires him.

## Exploring Young Children’s Math Thinking in Sandcastle Building

### Hannah Tan and Cynthia Lim

Children explore concepts of capacity and height measurement through sand play in nursery class.