# Recent Professional Resources for the Elementary Mathematics Teacher

### Mathematics Journals for Elementary Teachers

*Journal for Research in Mathematics Education*

Mathematics Teaching in the Middle School

Teaching Children Mathematics (Arithmetic Teacher)

### Curriculum Center Reference Resources in Mathematics

*Curriculum Handbook.* Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, 1999. Curric. Ref. 375 C976

Seymour, Dale. *Encyclopedia of Math Topics and References: A Resource for Projects and Explorations*. Dale Seymour, 1996. Curric. Ref. 510.712 S521e

*The Wonderful World of Mathematics: A Critically Annotated List of Children's Books in Mathematics*. NCTM, 1998. Curric. Ref. 016.51 W872 1998

### Professional Books for Elementary Mathematics Teachers

Althouse, Rosemary.* Investigating Mathematics with Young Children*. Teachers College Press, 1994. QA 135.5 .A534 1994

*Assessment in the Mathematics Classroom*. NCTM, 1993. QA 1 .N3 1993

Atkinson, Sue. *Mathematics with Reason: The Emergent Approach to Primary Maths*. Heinemann, 1992. QA 135.5 .M383 1992

Baggett, Patrich. *Breaking Away from the Math Book: Creative Projects for Grades K-6.* Technomic, 1995. QA 135.5 .B23 1995

Baggett, Patricia. *Breaking Away from the Math Book II: More Creative Projects for Grades K-8*. Technomic, 1998. QA 135.5 .B232 1998

Baker, Anti *Raps and Rhymes in Maths*. Heinemann, 1991. QA 135.5 .B2424 1991

Baker, Dave. *How Big Is the Moon?: Whole Maths in Action*. Heinemann, 1990. QA 135.5 .B243 1990

Barone, Angelique. *Homework: Effectiveness in Elementary School Math Achievement*. Moorhead State University, 1994. Thesis 1195

Braddon, Kathryn L. *Math through Children's Literature: Making the NCTM Standards Come Alive*. Teachers Ideas Press, 1993. QA 135.5 .B678 1993

Burgunder, Anne. *Zoolutions: A Mathematical Expedition with Topics for Grades 4 through 8*. Scarecrow Press, 1996. QA 135.5 .B836 1996

Burk, Donna. *Math Excursions 1: Project-Based Mathematics for First Graders*. Heinemann, 1992. QA 135.5 .B8395 1992

Burk, Donna. *Math Excursions 2: Project-Based Mathematics for Second Graders*. Heinemann, 1991. QA 135.5 .B8394 1991

Bums, Marilyn. *About Teaching Mathematics: A K-8 Resource*. Marilyn Burns Education Associates, 1992. QA 135.5 .B87 1992

Burns, Marilyn. *A Collection of Math Lessons: From Grades 1 through 3*. Math Solution Publications, 1988. QA 135.5 .B79 1988

Burns, Marilyn. *A Collection of Math Lessons: From Grades 3 through 6.* Math Solution Publications, 1987. QA 135.5 .B794 1987

Bums, Marilyn. *A Collection of Math Lessons: From Grades 6 through 8.* Math Solution Publications, 1990. QA 135.5 .B798 1990

Burns, Marilyn. *Math: Facing an American Phobia.* Math Solutions Publications, 1998. QA 135.5 .B839754 1998

Burns, Marilyn. *Math and Literature: K-3*. Math Solutions Publications, 1992. LB 1523 .B87 1992

Coburn, Terrence. *Patterns*. NCTM, 1993. QA 292 .C63 1993

*Connecting Mathematics Across the Curriculum*. National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, 1995. QA 1 .N3 1995

Cooper, Cathie Hilterbran. *Counting Your Way through 1-2-3: Books and Activities*. Scarecrow Press, 1997. QA 113 .C657 1997

Danielson, Charlotte.* A Collection of Performance Tasks and Rubrics: Upper Elementary School Mathematics*. Eye on Education, 1997. QA 135.5 .D245 1997

Davidson, Neil. *Cooperative Learning in Mathematics: A Handbook for Teachers*. Addison-Wesley, 1990. QA 12 .C68 1990

DeMeulemeester, Katie. *Math Projects: Organization, Implementation, and Assessment*. Dale Seymour Publications, 1995. QA 11 .D375 1995

*Developing Mathematical Reasoning in Grades K-12.* National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, 1999. QA 1 .N3 1999

*The Development of Multiplicative Reasoning in the Learning of Mathematics*. State University of New York Press, 1994. QA 135.5 .D49 1994

*First-GradeBook.* NCTM, 1991. QA 135.5 .F5 1991

Flansburg, Scott. *Math Magic: The Human Calculator Shows How to Master Everyday Math Problems in Seconds*. Morrow, 1993. QA 135.5 .F53 1993

*Fourth-Grade Book.* NCTM, 1992. QA 135.5 .F635 1991

Geary,David. *Children's Mathematical Development: Research and Practical Applications.* American Psychological Association, 1994. QA 135.5 .G398 1994

Griffiths, Rachel. *Books You Can Count On: Linking Mathematics and Literature*. Heinemann, 1991. QA 135.5 .G69 1991

Heddens, James W. *Today's Mathematics.* John Wiley, 2001. QA 135.5 .H42 20

*Helping Children Learn Mathematics.* Wiley, 2001. QA 135.5 .R49 2000

Hyde, Arthur. *Mathwise: Teaching Mathematical Thinking and Problem Solving*. Heinemann, 1991. QA 135.5 .H93 1991

Janes, Nancy Segal. *Counter Logic.* Cuisenaire Co. of America, 1996. QA 63.256 1996

Jennison, Christopher. *Baseball Math: Grandslam Activities and Projects for Grades 4-8. *GoodYearBooks, 1995. QA 139 .J465 1995

Kanter, Patsy. *Helping Your Child Learn Math.* U.S. Dept. of Education, Office of Educational Research and Improvement, 1999. QA 135.5 .K26 1999

Kanter, Patsy. *Quick-and-Easy Learning Centers: Math*. Scholastic Professional Books, 1995. QA 135.5 .K34 1995

Krulik, Stephen. *The New Sourcebook for Teaching Reasoning and Problem Solving in Elementary School*. Allyn and Bacon, 1995. QA 63 .K76 1995

Krulik, Stephen. *Reasoning and Problem Solving: A Handbook for Elementary School Teachers*. Allyn and Bacon, 1993. QA 63 .K776 1993

Mathematic *Methods for Elementary and Middle School Teachers.* Wiley, 2000. QA 135.5 .M6955 2000

*Mathematics with Reason: The Emergent Approach to Primary Maths.* Heinemann 1992. QA 135.5 .M383 1992

Moon,Jean. *Developing Judgment: Assessing Children's Work in Mathematics*. Heinemann, 1997. QA 135.5 .M61558 1997

Neil, Marilyn S. *Mathematics the Write Way: Activities for Every Elementary Classroom*. Eye on Education, 1996. QA1135.5 .N285 1996

Phillips, Elizabeth. *Patterns and Functions*. NCTM, 1991. QA 135.5 .P49 1991

Reed, Stephen K. W*ord Problems: Research and Curriculum Reform. *Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 1999. QA163 .R4 1999

*Second-Grade Book*. NCTM, 1992. QA 135.5 .S393 1992

*Sixth-Grade Book*. NCTM, 1992. QA 135.5 .S543 1992

Skinner, Penny. *What's Your Problem?: Posing and Solving Mathematical Problems, K-2.* Heinemann, 1991. QA 135.5 .S55 1991

Stoessiger, Rex. *Natural Learning and Mathematics*. Heinemann, 1992. QA 135.5 .S757 1992

*Third-Grade Book*. NCTM, 1992. QA 135.5..T485 1992

VanCleave, Janice. *Janice VanCleave's Math for Every Kid: Easy Activities that Make Learning Math Fun.* Wiley, 1991. QA 39.2 .V35 1991

Welchman-Tischler, Rosamond. *Math with Connecting People.* Cuisenaire Co. of America, 1995. QA118 .W43 1995

Whiting, David. *It's the Story That Counts: More Children's Books for Mathematical Learning, K-6.* Heinemann, 1995. QA1135.5 .W465 1995

Whitin, David. *Read Any Good Math Lately?: Children's Books for Mathematical Learning, K-6.* Heinemann, 1992. QA 135.5 .W468 1992

Zaslavsky, Claudia. *The Multicultural Math Classroom: Bringing in the World*. Heinemann, 1996. QA 135.5 .Z367 1996

Zawojewski, Judith. *Dealing with Data and Chance*. NCTM, 1991. QA 273.2 .Z39 1991

To locate additional materials related to teaching elementary level mathematics, search on computer catalog under the following terms:

- MATHEMATICS CHILDREN'S LITERATURE
- MATHEMATICS JUVENILE LITERATURE
- MATHEMATICS TEACHING ELEMENTARY
- MATHEMATICS TEACHING PRIMARY
- MATHEMATICAL RECREATIONS

Compiled by Carol H. Sibley, Curriculum Librarian, Minnesota State University Moorhead, Moorhead, Minnesota, 9/03.