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NCSM Great Tasks for Mathematics


The NCSM Great Tasks for Mathematics books provide tasks with unique concepts for promoting problem solving with each activity aligned to the Common Core content standards, including specific attention to the standards for mathematical practice. The tasks are relevant, thought-provoking, teacher-tested explorations designed to promote mathematical reasoning and active student engagement necessary for the students of the 21st century.

These books were published by the National Council of Supervisors of Mathematics (NCSM) with support from Texas Instruments.  The K-5 book includes extension activities using the TI-10 and TI-15 Explorer™ calculators.  The grades 6-12 book includes helpful information on integrating TI-Nspire™ technology and TI-84 Plus graphing calculators into these tasks. 

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