Even though I had been using Bridges for over a year, I was not aware of the many resources available to me. I am excited to dive into them and now feel like I can fully support teachers with their needs.
School administrator – Napa, CA
Number Corner is a skill-building program that revolves around the classroom calendar, providing daily practice as well as continual encounters with broader mathematical concepts in 15–20 minutes of engaging instruction.
Revised to address the Common Core State Standards for Mathematics, Number Corner second edition is an essential component of Bridges in Mathematics, but can be used to complement any K–5 curriculum. Number Corner is easily upgraded to the full Bridges curriculum.
Patterns that introduce and reinforce a variety of key number and geometry skills. Grades K–5
Collections that promote deep understandings of estimation and counting, place value, measurement, and data. Grades
Activities, games, and practice pages designed to develop and maintain computational fluency. Grades K–5
Number line activities that promote counting skills and number sense. Grades K–3
Activities and routines that capitalize on the number of days students have been in school. Grades K–1
A yearlong exploration of rectangular arrays and equations. Grade 2
Sets of closely related equations that elicit specific strategies. Grades 4–5
Challenges that help refine problem solving strategies and communication skills. Grades 3–5
Printed Teachers Guides are designed for classroom use. The flexible three-ring binder format allows teachers to add notes and other reference materials. (Color covers, black and white pages.) All guides are also available in electronic form on the Bridges Educator Site, which includes additional support resources.
There are five assessments per grade level in Number Corner—a Baseline and four Quarterly Checkups—designed to track and monitor students' progress with respect to the Common Core State Standards through the year.
Grade-level Assessment Guides include scoring recommendations and answer keys for all assessments, as well as information about how to interpret student work and provide intervention as needed.
Assessment Guide pages are included with the Teachers Guides and may be kept separately or inserted into one of the binders.
The Bridges Educator Site provides 24/7 online access and always up-to-date content. A free account is included with the purchase of every Number Corner classroom package.
All Teachers Guides, teacher masters, game components, and student materials are available as PDF files for easy viewing and downloading.
Spanish translations of student materials are included as PDF files at no extra charge.
Comprehensive support includes background articles, blog postings, and access to curriculum specialists.
The Number Corner Student Book presents opportunities for independent practice and engagement with the skills and concepts covered in the daily workouts. Also available in Spanish.
Student books are included in electronic form as part of the Bridges Educators Site, allowing teachers to print pages as needed. Pre-printed consumable copies are also available for purchase. (Color covers, black and white pages).
Number Corner classroom packages include an extensive collection of math-specific materials. A variety of cards, game components, and manipulatives support student involvement in developing their mathematical skills and knowledge.
Students consolidate and extend their comprehension of key skills and concepts through games and activities. Number Corner classroom packages include colorful pre-made components including daily calendar markers.
Concrete representations of shapes and visual models provide tools for student inquiry. A complete manipulative kit is a part of every Number Corner classroom package.
Number Corner also incorporates our collection of free virtual manipulatives.
With over 200 definitions across grades K–5, word resource cards build essential math vocabulary. Each card features a word and multiple illustrations on the front and a working definition on the back.
Word resource cards are also available as a free app.
Select a grade level to learn more.