Elementary Curriculum Support:
Grades K-1Mathematics Vocabulary Word Wall Cards for Grades K-5Mathematics vocabulary word wall cards provide a display of mathematics content words and associated visual cues to assist in vocabulary development. The cards should be used as an instructional tool for teachers and then as a reference for all students, particularly English learners and students with disabilities. Many thanks to Chesterfield County for providing the framework for the development of this resource for all teachers in Virginia. The vocabulary word wall cards are posted in both PDF and DOCX format and are available for grades K-5 at this timeEnhanced Scope and Sequence (ESS) Sample Lesson Plans for Grades K-5
Note that the database of sample lesson plans is searchable by keyword or by selecting individual SOL. Files are provided in .pdf (PDF) format by default, but if you access files by selecting individual SOL in the table of SOL, you can also access the .doc (MS WORD) version of each file.Instructional Videos for Teachers
1 - 2009 Standards of Learning, Curriculum Framework and Test Blueprints2 - Pacing and Unit GuideKindergarten and 1st Grade Pacing Guide Overview and Unit Guides (based on 2009 Standards) are located in Google Docs. Contact your school's ITRT for assistance if needed.
Pacing guides are always a work in progress. Please keep notes regarding your experiences with the pacing guide and associated assessments. This information will be used to improve the pacing guide over time.
3 - Problem Solving Framework
Four-Square Problem Solving is a framework that can be used to teach students how to solve mathematical word problems.
4 - Released TestsPlease note that K-2 standards will not be tested on the 3rd grade SOL test after the spring 2011 test. Electronic practice assessments (ePATs) for some released tests are available through Pearson.
5 - 2001 Enhanced Scope and Sequence PlusT/TAC has made the "Plus" version of the Enhanced Scope and Sequence documents for the 2001 standards available on their website.6 - Teaching Student-Centered MathematicsEach school has access to the book Teaching Student-Centered Mathematics. A physical copy of this resource can be found is every school.