Math Tasks, K–5
A Resource for Assessment & Instruction
Our problem-solving material engages students and develops their abilities to reason and communicate mathematically as well as to formulate mathematical connections.
This online resource offers educators a powerful collection of planning, instruction, and assessment tools that help students learn to think critically, solve problems creatively, communicate, collaborate and succeed.
Material is based on 21st century math concepts and skills that are organized by rich Units of Study, inspired by the NCTM Focal Points and leading state standards.
K–5 Material Features:
Our real world, problem-solving material is designed to engage students and develop their abilities to reason and communicate mathematically. Exemplars tasks encourage the NCTM Process Standards.
The instructional tasks in this suite of material is differentiated to include a 'more accessible' and 'more challenging' version. There are 4 or more instructional tasks provided for each Unit or standard.
Summative assessments are provided for each Unit or standard. Anchor papers and scoring rationales are included that demonstrate what student work meets and does not meet the standard in accordance with the Exemplars assessment rubric. These are effective learning tools for students, teachers and PLCs.
Exemplars math assessment rubric offers teachers clear guidelines for evaluating student work and providing meaningful feedback. Our assessment rubric is based on the NCTM Process Standards. Student rubrics are also included, which provide a tool for self- and peer-assessment.
This resource is based on 21st century math skills organized by rich Units of Study, inspired by the NCTM Focal Points and leading state standards.