Centre for Mathematics, Science and Technology Education

CMASTE is an education research and development centre serving K-12 students and teachers. Education research is employed to create and test curriculum, instruction and assessment concepts.

Click the link below to launch a search that will find **books, kits, or videos** to help teach STEM and STEAM in the classroom:

(Hint: You may choose to limit Library location)

- STEAM OR STEM AND mathematics A search of the UofA catalogue for books on the subject of STEM OR STEAM, AND mathematics.

Changing the subject term "mathematics" to a different term, such as "study and teaching" will generate a different set of results.

- STEM OR STEAM AND study and teaching A search of the UofA catalogue for books on the subject of STEM OR STEAM AND study and teaching.

Click a link below to launch a search that will find **books** (or videos) on the following suggested subjects:

(Hint: You may choose to limit Library location)

- Mathematics AND Study and teaching (Elementary) A search of the UofA catalogue for books on the subject of mathematics AND study and teaching elementary.
- Mathematics AND Study and teaching (Secondary) A search of the UofA catalogue for books on the subject of mathematics AND study and teaching secondary.
- Geometry AND Study and teaching A search of the UofA catalogue for books on the subject of geometry AND study and teaching.
- Manipulatives (Education) A search of the UofA catalogue for books on the subject of manipulatives in education.
- Games in mathematics education A search of the UofA catalogue for books on the subject of games in mathematics education.
- Mathematics AND Problems and exercisesA search of the UofA catalogue of books on the subject of mathematics AND problems and exercises. See for example, Castle Rock Workbooks
- Algebra AND Study and teaching A search of the UofA catalogue for books on the subject of algebra AND study and teaching.
- Calculus AND Study and teaching A search of the UofA catalogue for books on the subject of calculus AND study and teaching.

Add **juvenile** to your catalog search to limit your results to items appropriate for K-12 students. Also try adding (**math OR mathematics**) to your search.

- "Juvenile literature" AND (math OR mathematics) A search of the UofA catalogue for books on the subject of juvenile literature AND math.
- "Juvenile fiction" AND (math OR mathematics) A search of the UofA catalogue for books on the subject of juvenile fiction AND mathematics.

- Mathematics with manipulatives Lessons on DVD taught by Marilyn Burns, Sherry Beard, Carolyn Felux, Bonnie Tank.
- Teaching Mathematics Collection Streaming videos featuring a range of tools and strategies, from anchor charts and math journals to math stations and number sense routines.

- Geometry Playground Includes in-class and outdoor hands-on activities for students K-8.
- JUMP Math JUMP Math is a numeracy program. JUMP Math is dedicated to enhancing the potential in children by encouraging an understanding and a love of math in students and educators. JUMP Math replaces the self-fulfilling myth that some people are born with mathematical ability while others do not have the ability to succeed with assumptions that all children can be led to think mathematically.

Here are some suggested call number ranges to help you browse the shelves:

- QA 1 General Mathematics
- QA 101 Elementary Mathematics
- QA 135 Mathematics Study and Teaching
- QA 150 Algebra
- QA 440 Geometry

To Search the Libraries Catalogue, click the link below:

- Cree Dictionary of Mathematical Terms with Visual Examples The Cree Dictionary of Mathematical Terms with Visual Examples provides Cree equivalents of 176 mathematics terms and their definitions in English. The visual examples mainly contain Indigenous elements. The Dictionary was reviewed by Elders, Indigenous Knowledge Keepers and Cree-speaking educators.
- Baby Steps to STEM Expand your understanding of STEM to lay the foundation for children to develop skills in critical thinking, communication, collaboration, and creativity. This book supplies fifty play-based developmentally appropriate activities for introducing STEM.ISBN: 9781605545080
- Becoming the math teacher you wish you'd had While mathematicians describe mathematics as playful, beautiful, creative, and captivating, many students describe math class as boring, stressful, useless, and humiliating. In Becoming the Math Teacher You Wish You'd Had, Tracy Zager helps teachers close this gap by making math class more like mathematics.ISBN: 9781571109965
- Every math learner: a doable approach to teaching with learning differences in mind: grades 6-12 Through immediately actionable tools, tasks, and strategies, this book will help grades 6 through 12 teachers know and understand their students as learners, plan for differentiation at both the macro level and the day-to-day classroom level, assess learning as it occurs and revise teaching strategies responsively, and manage the ins and outs of facilitating the ideal differentiated learning space.ISBN: 9781506340746
- The formative 5: everyday assessment techniques for every math classroom This book gives you a concise, research-based, classroom-dedicated plan with lots of tools to guide your daily use of The Formative 5. K-8 teachers will learn to directly connect assessment to planning and teaching; engineer effective classroom questioning, discussions, and learning tasks; provide success criteria and feedback that moves students forward.ISBN: 9781506337500
- Math for real life: teaching practical uses for algebra, geometry, and trigonometry Written primarily for teachers, this book presents hundreds of practical applications for mathematics--from baseball statistics to the theory of relativity--that can be understood by anyone with a knowledge of high school algebra, geometry and trigonometry.ISBN: 9781476667492