K-5 Math Curriculum

Cheryl Fotter

K-5 Math Coordinator

cheryl.fotter@gorhamschools.org

207-222-1045

K-5 Math Curriculum Overview

Everyday Math is the K-5 core math program. It is a structured, rigorous, and proven program that helps students learn mathematical reasoning and develop strong math skills. The curriculum was developed by the University of Chicago School Mathematics Project to offer students a broad background in mathematics:

A problem solving approach based on everyday situations

Frequent practice of basic skills

An instructional approach that revisits concepts regularly

A curriculum that explores mathematical content beyond basic arithmetic

For more information, please visit the Everyday Math website:

http://everydaymath.uchicago.edu/

Parent - Teacher - Student- Resources

Math Algorithms


Everyday Math Family Letters


Math Games

Help build skills at home


Helpful Links

More websites to reinforce


Mathlab

About the math labs in the elementary schools


Teacher Resources

Some Math organizations to visit for information