Ideal for grades: 6 - 9
Length: Twenty-three, 10 - 15 minute programs (varying)
© 1996 Nebraska Math & Science Coalition, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Math Vantage is a comprehensive, middle-level mathematics curriculum focusing on real-world math applications. The series
promotes active student involvement, problem-solving strategies, and reasoning skills to help students make a clear connection between
what they learn in class and what they see, hear, and touch in their daily lives outside the classroom.
Math Vantage is comprised of 5 units with 4 - 6 episodes within each unit.
--Unit I - Patterns (5 episodes)
--Unit II - Spatial Sense (6 episodes)
--Unit III - Data Analysis (4 episodes)
--Unit IV - Proportional Reasoning (4 episodes)
--Unit V - The Language of Mathematics (4 episodes)
An essential component of the series is the companion Teacher's Guide which is available free of charge online and includes:
---Five to eight student reproducible lessons with activities for each episode.
---Exploration that builds upon the enrichment and application of topics introduced in each episode.
Rights granted with purchase include: a) life of media audiovisual use, b) public performance, c) campus or building closed circuit and digital/video-on-demand transmission.
Click on the individual episode details within each unit to learn more and to view the Teacher's Guide!