Go deeper: With Common Core fractions are more than invert and multiply. Read the article from Edweek.

# Common Core

## The power of mistakes.

Checkout what you can learn from mistakes and uncover their power. http://www.edutopia.org/blog/teaching-students-to-embrace-mistakes-hunter-maats-katie-obrien?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=cpc&utm_campaign=blog-obrien-maats-embrace-mistakes-image-repost

## 10 Common Core Resources for Educators

10 Useful Common Core Resources For Elementary Teachers http://t.co/M76RhIGFMv http://twitter.com/Edudemic/status/380168217685397504

## Free must try web tools for teachers

10 Free Web Tools Teachers Should Try Out http://t.co/ugprwbQ80S http://twitter.com/Edudemic/status/378274580844257280

## Next Generation of Science Standards-App

NSTA is excited to announce, in partnership with MasteryConnect, a free app for the Next Generation Science Standards. MasteryConnect, the makers of the most downloaded app for the Common Core (with over 700,000 downloads), has created a great way to get the standards in the palm of your hand … through an app on your … Read more

## CRA:Concrete-Representational-Abstract

Are you teaching math using CRA? You students can tell. http://fcit.usf.edu/mathvids/strategies/cra.html

## Plants’ Stunning Lifecycle Captured In Macro Time-Lapse By Daniel Csobot (VIDEO)

Time lapsed video from –seed to flower http://m.huffpost.com/us/entry/3582027?ncid=edlinkusaolp00000003

## Top 5 misconceptions about the Common Core State Standards « Saylor.org – Free Online Courses Built by Professors

http://www.saylor.org/2013/07/blog-top-5-misconceptions-common-core/

## Federal Research Suggests New Approach to Teaching Fractions

“We’ve had a tendency in our traditional scope and sequence of math that you teach all this whole number stuff… and then all of a sudden you get to fractions and it’s a whole new world of what to do—everything they learned in whole numbers has nothing to do with how you do fractions,” said … Read more

## Flipping the elementary classroom

Flipping the elementary classroom: What it is & resources to get started http://t.co/AWUtCzAp via @ReadingRockets #elemchat http://twitter.com/TeacherVision/status/295871407999561728