Overview - PM PRE-ALGEBRA CLASSROOM RESOURCE BINDER
Provide a strong foundation for future math learning.
Designed as a foundation for algebra, this comprehensive program motivates
students as they build the important skills and confidence they need to take
on algebra. Correlated to the NCTM Standards, Pacemaker Pre-Algebra features
an attractive, full-color design that offers predictable and manageable two-page
lessons that promote student success.
Written at a controlled reading level of grades 3-4, students of all abilities
are provided with essential preparation for a variety of testing situations,
including the most widely used standardized tests. This program teaches the
essentials of problem solving using the Polya 4-step approach which provides
step-by-step guidance for building successful problem-solving skills.
Review of Whole Numbers
Number Expressions, Equations, Properties
Decimals and Algebra
Factors and Multiples
Fractions and Mixed Numbers
Adding and Subtracting Fractions
Multiplying and Dividing Fractions
Ratio, Proportion, and Percent
Integers and Algebra
The Coordinate Plane
MATERIALS (sold separately):
Student Edition - Improves student comprehension and retention with
short, predictable, and manageable two-page lessons, with frequent opportunities
for review, margin notes that highlight important points, and guided practice
to build student confidence. It teaches key vocabulary in each chapter, aids
goal-setting with clear learning objectives, and helps students see the relevance
of algebra with real-life examples.
Student Workbook - Fosters content understanding and skill development
and retention through practice worksheets and critical-thinking questions that
are correlated to selected lessons in the Student Edition.
Teacher's Answer Edition - Provides a Getting Started activity before
each lesson, easily accessible answers at point-of-use, instructions on how
to use the program, helpful teacher notes and tips, and ESL notes for vocabulary
Classroom Resource Binder - Extend and support lessons with a wealth
of reproducible activities that review, reinforce, and enrich key skills and
concepts covered in the Student Edition. This comprehensive resource includes
a variety of assessment opportunities, as well as organization and planning
charts to ease classroom management.
Answer Key - Contains answers for the Student Edition, Student Workbook,
and Classroom Resource Binder.
ESL/ELL Teacher's Guide - Helps teachers customize their lesson plans
to effectively support English language learners and features activities
that tap into prior knowledge and build vocabulary.
ESL/ELL Package - Includes ESL/ELL Teacher's Guide and Teacher's Answer
Classroom Set - Includes 10 Student Editions and 1 Classroom Resource
Inclusion Class Set - Includes 10 Student Editions, 2 Teacher's Answer
Editions, and 2 Classroom Resource Binders.