Teaching Mathematics Vocabulary: Concept Web

Teaching mathematics entails the teaching of specific terms and commonly used vocabulary for the discipline. Students need explicit vocabulary instruction for comprehension and application of mathematics concepts.

Mathematics Vocabulary Lesson Video Example
Watch as this teacher uses the Concept Web graphic organizer for teaching the definitions of numerator and denominator along with related meanings and associations.

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Concept Web - Video Example: Part 2

Lesson Resources
Concept Web Lesson Template (Word)
Concept Web Graphic Organizer (Word)
Concept Web Example: Common Polygons (PDF)

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Building the Language of Mathematics
Teaching Math Vocabulary Video Examples
BLM Vocabulary Lesson Templates
Math Language That Works, Gr. 6 - Alg. 1