2020-2021 Nyack's K-5 Elementary Math Specialists: Michelle O'Sullivan (Valley Cottage Elementary, Tamara O'Sullivan (Liberty Elementary) and Ashley Chippa (Upper Nyack Elementary)
Fun ways to support learning math concepts while at home!
Digital Rekenrek for Grades K-2 - great tool to help with addition and subtraction!
Great visual tool to multiply a fraction by a fraction
Exploring Number Relationships to 100
Subtraction Challenge on the Speed Grid
Ordering Fractions from smallest to largest
The Great Dolphin Race (fractions)
Fractotron game (identify if a fraction is more than, less than, or equal to a half)
For the complete list of the Next Generation Standards, click this link.
For a more student friendly version, click on a grade level below to see what standards your child will be striving to master. The standards are written as child-friendly "I can" statements so you can have a discussion about them with your child.
Math and Literature
Heading to the library? One great way to improve reading and learn about math concepts in a fun way is through both fiction and non-fiction literature. Click on a grade level below and you will find a list of stories broken down by math content. Bring the list with you when you visit your local or school library and the the librarians will be happy to help you find some of the stories!