New Product: Maneuvering the Middle for TEKS

Do your teachers need new middle school math resources? Take a look at Learning List’s review of Maneuvering the Middle.

Maneuvering the Middle is a set of print-based math resources for students in grades 6-8. The resources are organized on the Maneuvering the Middle website. The organization and structure of the material make it easy to use and implement. Materials include unit overviews, pacing calendars, guided notes, handouts, and a variety of activities and tests, organized by topic into eleven units. Most of the material is provided as printable PDF documents.

Unit overviews provide guidance and tips for teachers, but a comprehensive teacher edition is not provided. Students work through numerous practice problems and participate in activities that allow them to develop their skills while working in collaborative groups. The material also includes three performance tasks.

Learning List has conducted a standard-by-standard alignment analysis and a review of the quality of instruction delivered by this material. Read Learning List’s alignment review to understand the extent to which the material is aligned to the 7th grade math TEKS and our editorial review to learn whether the material adequately supports the specific learning needs of all students.

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About Maneuvering the Middle*

Maneuvering the Middle is an education blog with valuable tips for lesson planning, classroom technology, and math concepts in the middle school classroom. The Maneuvering the Middle curriculum was designed by teachers who struggled to find resources that engaged their students and met the standards. So they designed their own and changed the culture of their classrooms.

*Information in this section is provided by or adapted from Maneuvering the Middle.