Kim Snowball, Math Consultant
Kimberly Snowball
Math Coach

859-442-8600 ext: 11

NKCES evidenced-based services include opportunities in Conceptual Building Blocks, Number Talks, Co-Teaching, Explicit Instruction, the Math Kentucky Academic Standards (M- KAS), and more!


Check out the NEW link to Graham Fletcher: Fractions 3 Part Videos & Resources.     --------------->




Big Ideas in Mathematics for Preschool Teachers

Professional Learning Opportunity 

For more information, check out the links below:


FLYER Preschool EEMC Flyer

Register Here for  Cohort A- AM Session 

  8:00 AM - 11:00 AM  EST


Register Here for Cohort B - PM Session  

   NOON - 3:00 PM  EST

"With Stress in Schools Increasing, Simple Strategies to Stay Calm"


Strategies to support students with disabilities in Math - Specially Designed Instruction (SDI)

NTI Student Learning Resources


Online Professional Development-Free


Virtual Math Manipulatives

Click on the images below to download the pages to your computer.  Once you have them downloaded, click on any of the manipulative icons to access the virtual manipulatives.  You may also copy any of the icons to add to your lessons.

     For Elementary Teachers, Students & Parents        

                    Virtual Math Manipulatives for Elementary Students

         For MS & HS Teachers, Students, & Parents        

                     Virtual Math Manipulatives For MS & HS Students


Conceptual Building Blocks (CBB) 


(CBB) for Elementary School Mathematics 2 Day Modules:

  • Addition & Subtraction Module

  • Multiplication & Division Module

  • Geometry Module (1 Day only)

  • Fractions Module



Middle School/High School 

(CBB) for Middle School Mathematics 2 Day Modules:

  • Algebraic Thinking Module

  • Ratio & Proportionality Module

  • Statistics Module (1 Day only)

  • Geometry Module




K - 12

Number Talks

For Digital Resources to implement Number Talks virtually, please contact me @ 

Please email me @ if you are interested in Professional Learning opportunities within your school PLC’s for building number sense and fluency with Dr. Sherry Perish's  Number Talks for K - 5  


Dr. Ruth Parker and Dr. Cathy Humphrey's Making Number Talks Matter for grades 4 - 10.




Explicit Instruction - Resources from the National Center on Intensive Intervention

Co-Teaching in 30 Days 



Newly Revised Kentucky Academic Standards (KAS)

Mathematics Standards (Interactive PDF)

KAS Math Resources



Additional Resources


Alternate Assessment Math Standards - Teacher Resources

Alternate Assessment Math Standards Progression Videos

Achieve the Core - Assessments

Achieve the Core - Coherence Map

Explicit Instruction in Math

(FAL) Formative Assessment Lessons for grades 6-HS.    

Graham Fletcher's Progression videos

Graham Fletcher: Fractions 3 Part Videos & Resources

Greg Tang 

Illustrative Mathematics  This site contains lessons & tasks that are sorted by grade level, course level, and/or standards.

Interleaved Math Practice - a set of problems missed in a certain way utilizing retrieval practice.

KAS - Kentucky Academic Standards (Interactive PDF)

KCM  Kentucky Center for Mathematics  Resources for teachers and Instructional Coaches- some files are password protect for member attending training sessions

  KCM  Resources for Virtual Math Instruction  (Tutorial Video)

The Kentucky Teacher

Manipulative Checklist All Grade Levels

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) 

ONLINE KPREP Demonstration -KDE link

Parent and Family Resources Math Games and Activities smiley

Principles to Action Tool Kit

Strategy Cards K20