Resource Collections


Curriculum
Mathematics Curriculum Documents
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Supports
CLIPS
CLIPS (Critical Learning Instructional Paths Supports) are web-based interactive opportunities for instruction, assessment, additional support or enrichment across grade bands. These instructional trajectories focus on key mathematical concepts.
CLIPS
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CLIPS – Linear Growing Patterns   MP4

Continuum & Connections
Each resource outlines the learning trajectory across the grades for a specific mathematical topic with suggested instructional strategies and samples of student tasks.
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Gap Closing
Gap Closing resources are designed for students who need additional support in mathematics. For each topic in the resource, there is a diagnostic and a set of intervention materials. Diagnostics are designed to uncover the typical problems students have with a specific topic. 
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Gap Closing ePractice
ePractice activities are interactive web-based opportunities for students to build confidence in their understanding of concepts and skills. Each activity aligns with a particular Gap Closing lesson. This release focuses on Representing Fractions for the Junior and Intermediate Divisions. Additional activities are being developed.
Gap Closing ePractice
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Some mobile devices do not support resources created in Flash. A Flash Browser from the App Store or Play store is needed to access this content.  While there are many options, the Puffin Academy App enables access to ePractice as well as mathies and CLIPS.
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Guides to Effective Instruction
These guides provide teachers with practical applications to help students achieve the curriculum expectations in mathematics.
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Manipulative Use
Information to guide teachers in the management and appropriate instructional use of a variety of manipulatives, includes a video overview and handouts describing tips for use and sample classroom activities.
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Mathematical Processes
Supports and examples for professional learning on teaching through the Mathematical Processes.
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Mathematics Resource Inventory (November 2012)
This document contains live links to resources that support the implementation of the Ontario Mathematics Curriculum.
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Monographs - Capacity Building
The Capacity Building Series is produced by the Literacy and Numeracy Secretariat to support leadership and instructional effectiveness in Ontario schools.
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Monographs - What Works
These research summaries highlight promising teaching practice at the classroom level and are written by scholars in education at Ontario universities.
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Posters for the Classroom
   Mathematical Processes Posters
   These posters provide prompts to help students understand the Mathematical Processes.
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   TIPS Posters
   These posters have prompts to promote student thinking and communicating. 
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Software Supports
This table provides an overview of the software the Ministry of Education has licensed for use in the schools.
For further information on obtaining Ministry-licensed software please go to www.osapac.org
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TIPS4RM (TIPS for Revised Mathematics) Lessons and Material
Three-part lesson plans and supports for Grade 7 through Grade 12, developed by or supported by the Ministry of Education.
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Webcasts
These videos support educators in deepening their understanding of current issues in mathematics education.
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