Lessons and Supports

Visit: TIPS4Math – Targeted Implementation Planning Supports to access grade and lesson overviews.

The grades 4 to 8 and 9 applied lesson overviews incorporate the blended learning activities.

Math Curriculum Documents
Apps and Digital Learning Tools, Games and Activities by mathies.ca
These interactive mathematics games, learning tools, and activities for students K – 12 build understanding of concepts and provide opportunities for practice.
     Digital Games and Learning Tools by mathies.ca
Blended Learning – TIPS4Math
The blended learning activities are referenced in the TIPS4Math Grades 4 to 8 and 9 Applied lesson overviews.
Blended Learning – TIPS4MBL
Critical Learning Instructional Paths are instructional trajectories focused on key mathematical concepts (grades 7 to 12) that include interactive activities, games, quizzes and learning tools with feedback.
     Additional CLIPS Support
Financial Literacy
Ontario Association for Mathematics Education OAME financial literacy lessons for Grades 4 to 12 mathematics.
Financial Literacy
Fractions Learning Pathways
This interactive planning tool for teaching fractions provides educators with a research informed framework. It includes a range of field-tested tasks (grades 3-10) with video and photos. There are also one page summaries of key fractions math ideas and anticipation guides that feature Ontario students’ thinking.
     Additional Fractions Supports
Fractions Learning Pathways
Gap Closing
These resources are designed for students who need additional support in mathematics.  For each topic in the resource, there is a diagnostic and a set of intervention materials. Diagnostics are designed to uncover the typical problems students have with a specific topic in the junior, intermediate, and senior grades.
Gap Closing
Geometer’s Sketchpad
Ready-made Geometer's Sketchpad sketches and other supports and information for classroom use are provided.
     Additional Ministry Licensed Mathematics Resources
Ministry Licensed Mathematics Resources Ready-made Geometer's Sketchpad sketches and other supports and information for classroom use are provided.
Guides to Effective Instruction These guides provide teachers with practical applications to help students K – 6 achieve the curriculum expectations in mathematics.  Guides to Effective Instruction
Homework Help
Homework Help offers 24/7 resources and FREE tutoring available to Ontario students in Grades 7 to 10 of publicly funded schools.
Homework Help
Manipulatives are essential for all students to deepen their understanding of mathematical concepts.  Information to guide teachers in the management and appropriate instructional use of a variety of manipulatives (math learning tools), includes a video overview and handouts describing tips for use and sample classroom activities. Visit mathies.ca for digital math learning tools.
Pattern Blocks
Mathematical Processes
Support resources and examples for teaching through the Mathematical Processes.
Mathematical Processes
OERB Interactive Math Activity Summaries K-12
These summaries include brief descriptions for identified digital activities that provide students an opportunity to build understanding and practise mathematical concepts and skills. Resource ID included. Summaries are on mathies.ca.
Patterning to Algebra K – 3 (pdf)
This document includes lessons and samples of an instructional trajectory, designed to promote early stages of algebraic reasoning.
Patterning to Algebra K-3
Planning Guide for 60 minutes of effective mathematics learning, teaching and assessment (pdf)
Effective Mathematics Learning, Teaching, and Assessment over a 5-day cycle
     Sample Junior (Grade 4) Lesson Sequence
Effective Mathematics Learning & Teaching
Targeted Implementation Planning Supports are three-part lesson plans and supports for Grade 7 to 12.
Continuum & Connections   

These documents outline the learning trajectory across the grades for a specific mathematical topic with suggested instructional strategies and samples of student tasks.
Big Ideas and Proportional Reasoning (K-12) (pdf)
Fractions (Grades 6 – 10) (pdf)
Integers (Grades 7 - 9) (pdf)
Patterning and Algebraic Modelling (Grades 6 – 10) (pdf)
Perimeter, Area, Volume (Grades 6 – 10) (pdf)
Proportional Reasoning (Grades 6 – 10) (pdf)
Solving Equations (Grades 6 – 10) (pdf)

Think Literacy Subject Specific Examples – Mathematics
This resource provides literacy strategies to use in mathematics teaching and learning.  It is based on Think Literacy, which includes lesson plans, videos and other teacher resources for students in grades 7 – 12.
     Journal Writing Prompts
Think Literacy
Whole Numbers – Number Sense to Operations
Supports include a literature review, developing proficiency with
addition, subtraction, multiplication and division documents,
examples of developing problems that involve these operations, games and learning tools.
Whole Numbers – Number Sense to Operations