This page serves as a resource to parents and teachers regarding the elementary school curriculum and programs being used. If there are any questions or comments, please contact your building principal or the Office of Curriculum and Instruction for clarifying information.
Elementary Curriculum Information
Elementary Math Program Resources
The elementary schools in the Jaffrey-Rindge Schools have a new and different math program this year called Math In Focus which is a Singapore based program by Marshall Cavendish and published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. There may be many questions regarding this approach to teaching math and the district seeks to help you understand the various components of the program. This page serves as a resource for teachers and parents to better understand the components of the program.
Resources for Parents
Parent Videos Introducing the Math In Focus Program and Reviewing Grade Level Expectations
Math In Focus Parent University Information
On October 23, 2014; a Math In Focus Expert visited Rindge Memorial School to share the components of the program with parents. See the presentation below for a sample of what was presented.
Think Central Resources
Think Central is the online portal of resources for parents, students, and educators for the Math In Focus program as well as the Literacy By Design literacy program. Please use New Hampshire as the state, School Administrative Unit #47 as the district (not District #47 Jaffrey-Rindge), and then pick your respective school.
Math In Focus
- Number Sense Routine by Jessica Shumway
- Yeap Ban Har has resources online
- Steps to Bar Modeling by Char Forsten
- Donna’s Pinterest Page
- Math Playground
- Primary Education Oasis
- Greg Tang Math
- Krypto- math facts game
- Aims Flashcard Overlays
- Khan Academy
- Accessible Math by Stephen Leinwand
- Good Questions, Great Ways to Differentiate Math Instruction by Marion Small