Information on Writing in Math Class - See 10 Big Math Ideas to read why Marilyn Burns emphasizes the importance of writing in math class. Be sure to read #3 and #4.
- Read Math Out Loud for more reflection on the connection between speaking and writing.
- Check out Writing in Mathematics for some suggested ideas and prompts that promote different kinds of writing to make sense of mathematics.
- Math Journals and Other Math Ideas for Primary Teachers discusses the use of journals in the primary grades.
- Reward the poets with an introduction to Greg Tang's Math Poetry as introduced in Poems in Math Class? Yeah, Write!.
- Create your own R.A.F.T.S. Prompts for Math Class provides an online generator for serious math writing for an audience.
- Kay Tolliver makes a strong case for listening to students in Math and Communication.
- My Life in Math Class describes a beginning of the year writing assignment Brenda Dyck created that requires students to write a math autobiography to meet specified criteria.
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