The Language of Math

GLOSSARIES FOR CHILDREN

Math Online Dictionary

Harcourt Math Glossary

Glossary of Instructional Strategies

GLOSSARIES FOR TEACHERS

The Ontario Math Curriculum contains a Glossary of math terms (p. 120-134) to assist teachers and parents.

Kindergarten to Grade 8 Mathematics Glossary: Support Documents for Teachers (Government of Manitoba, 2009).

WORD STUDY GRAPHIC ORGANIZERS

Cognitive Dictionary (Freeology.com)- a sheet for students to record their understanding of  mathematical terms relating to a specific topic or unit.

Vocabulary Sketches (Freeology.com) encourage students to create pictoral definitions.

WORD WALL RESOURCES

Word Wall Cards (Virginia Department of Education)

Vocabulary Cards and Word Walls (Granite School District Math Department)

Mathematics Word Wall – (Michele S. Weiner, Broward County Public School)

More Vocabulary Cards (Houghton Mifflin Math)

Pinterest

MATH JOURNALS – SUPPORTING COMMUNICATION IN THE CLASSROOM

Journal Writing Prompts (Edugains.ca)

101 Math Journal Prompts (myteacherpages.com)

Math Journals (K-5 Math Teaching Resources)

Communication in the Mathematics Classroom (Capacity Building Series, LNS, 2010)

Using Writing in Mathematics (University of Puget Sound)

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