Laney Sammons

Guided Math: A Framework for Mathematics Instruction 
 for Elementary, Middle, and High Schools

Mathematics Publications 

available from  Education Resource Group and Shell Education


Guided Math: A Framework for Mathematics Instruction
This text explains the seven components of the Guided Math framework and how teachers can implement it in their classrooms. 

Math Stretches Grades 3-5
A collection of brief mathematical tasks to start the day. With a CD for use on interactive whiteboards. Available from www.shelleducation.com

Math Stretches Grades 6-8
A collection of brief mathematical tasks to start the day. With a CD for use on interactive whiteboards. 
Available from www.shelleducation.com

Guided Math Conferences

Learn how to confer one-on-one with your students to promote mathematical understanding, encourage student communication, and lead students to assume responsibility for their learning.

Building Mathematical Comprehension: Using Literacy Strategies to Make Meaning
Use effective literacy comprehension strategies to develop understanding of math concepts and promote problem solving ability. Available from www.shellpublishing.com

Guided Math Workshop

Co-authored with Donna Boucher

This resource helps teachers successfully plan, organize, implement, and manage Guided Math Workshop. It provides practical strategies for structure and implementation to allow time for teachers to conduct small-group lessons and math conferences to target student needs. The tested resources and strategies for organization and management help to promote student independence and provide opportunities for ongoing practice of previously mastered concepts and skills. With sample workstations and mathematical tasks and problems for a variety of grade levels, this guide is sure to provide the information that teachers need to minimize preparation time and meet the needs of all students.

Math Stretches Grades 6-8

A collection of brief mathematical tasks to start the day. With a CD for use on interactive whiteboards.  


Strategies for Implementing Guided Math

Practical strategies for successfully implementing Guided Math in the classroom.  This resource provides sample lessons and scenarios for grade level bands K-2, 3-5, and 6-8.

Implementing Guided Math: Tools for Educational Leaders

Learn about how education leaders--administrators, coaches, and teacher leaders--can encourage the implementation of Guided Math.  A year-long Professional Learning Community plan is included.