—Mark Strauss, Administrator, FL
Teaching a classroom of students who are all at different levels can be challenging work. The Ready Teacher Toolbox was designed to make that job a little easier by giving teachers quick access to our complete set of Ready Mathematics, Ready Reading, and Ready Writing K–8 instructional and support resources in one easy-to-use online platform.
Think of it as an online archive from which teachers can draw relevant, standards-based resources to introduce new concepts, reteach standards, or help students learn prerequisite skills from earlier grade levels. Designed to support all Ready programs as well as i-Ready®, Teacher Toolbox ensures that teachers have the tools they need to implement whole class, small group, and individualized instruction that meet the needs of all learners at all levels.
Teachers shouldn’t have to sacrifice what little time they have to search out the materials they need to teach different levels of learners. All Ready Teacher Toolbox materials are organized by grade level standard and align with grade-specific skill requirements, providing teachers with an easy way to quickly find what they need.
*For educators from K–12 educational institutions only.
Teacher Toolbox includes all standards-based K–8 lessons, activities, and instruction for teachers to access inside and outside of class. With these features, teachers can focus on particular student skills or reteach skills students may not have mastered.
Located easily within the Ready Teacher Toolbox are interactive whiteboard lessons for whole class or small group K–8 instruction. These digitally animated lessons available at teachers’ fingertips can help teachers foster discussions and engage students in the discourse that can lead to discovery and learning.
Ready’s evaluation tools and assessments prepare students to demonstrate mastery of the standards and support teachers in identifying skill areas that may need reinforcement. Also available in Ready Teacher Toolbox are Ready Assessments, which challenge students through test structures that mirror those of high-stakes state assessments.
Ready Teacher Toolbox includes a full spectrum of on-grade level instruction and practice resources for Mathematics, Reading, and Writing, including:
• Program implementation supports that include background on recommended routines and how to use our program alongside other programs in a classroom
• Tools for Instruction to help teachers target specific skill gaps for whole class, small group, or individualized instruction (Reading and Mathematics)
• Math Center Activities that promote exploration into problem solving challenges (Mathematics only)