Introduction to the Module
This module is designed for paraprofessional educators who wish to find out more about math and how to help students learn to do math. It covers a range of topics relating to math instruction. It presents these topics in enough depth to enable a paraprofessional to gain confidence about offering math instruction under the guidance of a teacher.
Unit 1: What is Math?
Unit 2: Experiences with and Attitudes Toward Math
Unit 3: Math Instruction: The Big Picture
Unit 4: Learning from a Math Textbook
Unit 5: Math and Technology
Unit 6: Asking Questions That Help Students Think
Unit 7: Problem Solving
Unit 8: Math and the Common Core
Unit 9: Number Sense (Math Facts, Memorization, and Practice)
Unit 10: Visual Math
Unit 11: Putting it All Together for Paraprofessionals