Year 3 of grant

- 4-column lesson design [MS Word]
- MPES presentation, Nov 2011
- Investigating the Standards for Mathematical Practice

Lesson Study conference

- Where: Eau Claire, WI
- When: July 27-28, 2011
- Flyer: Upper Midwest Lesson Study Conference
- Presentations (and handouts)

Presentation at the NCTM annual conference, 2011

Example lessons from 2010-11 (Year 2)

- Place value (2nd grade): Lesson, introduction, observation, handouts: 1, 2
- Introduction to volume (5th grade): Lesson, observation
- Meaning of minus (7th grade): Lesson
- Non-linear relationships (9th grade): Lesson, observation, handouts: 1, 2

Contact us

- Michelle Parks (mparks@cesa10.k12.wi.us)
- Lorna Vazquez (lornatvazquez@gmail.com)

- Dr. Kate Masarik (masaridk@uwec.edu)
- Dr. Christoper S Hlas (hlascs@uwec.edu)

## Lesson Study Resources

Books:

- Teaching Gap, by James Stigler and James Hiebert
- Lesson Study: A Handbook of Teacher-Led Instructional Change, by Catherine C. Lewis
- Mathematics Leader's Guide to Lesson Study in Practice, by Jane Gorman, June Mark, and Johanna Nikula
- Lesson Study Step by Step: How Teacher Learning Communities Improve Instruction, by Catherine C. Lewis and Jacqueline Hurd
- Curriculum Topic Study, by Page Keeley (science) and Cheryl Rose/Tobey (math)
- Uncovering Student Thinking, by Page Keeley (science) and Cheryl Rose/Tobey (math)

Online Resources:

- Lesson Study Alliance
- Chicago Lesson Study Group
- Making Connections Through Lesson Study (CESA 10 and UWEC)
- Lesson Study Group at Mils College
- Global Education Resources
- APEC: Human Resources Development Working Group
- Metlife Foundation Initative (grant source)

Other:

- How Students Learn: Mathematics in the Classroom, by National Research Council
- Principles and Standards for School Mathematics, National Council of Teachers of Mathematics
- Common Core State Standards for Mathematics
- Trends in International Math and Science Study (TIMSS)