## Guided Math for Teachers

Guided Math

### What is it?

• Working in small flexible groups

• Targeted strategies

• Allows to differentiate

• Works with all math curriculums

• Approach to math instruction

• Whole group---small groups---independent
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### Five Characteristics

• Lessons are short and focused on targeted skills

• Teachers start with a brief introduction to the task

• Students work independently as teachers observe and
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• Students share their thinking

• Lessons end in a timely manner (5-15 min.)

Guided Math Ideas and Support (Videos)

**Using Guided Math to Strengthen Students Learning
- ** http://youtu.be/mG_JNU3v0PA

**Key Characteristics of Guided Math - ** http://youtu.be/YB--FU2JEOc

**Guided Math With Dr. Nicki** - http://youtu.be/mSQSgtQIBTs