Weekly Reader Connections

Teacher Guide: Unit 2

The Weekly Reader Connections feature on Kids' Place Houghton Mifflin Math provides your students with additional information about the topics that appear in the Curriculum Connection feature in their student books.

The article “The Beat Goes On” discusses medical science's use of bionic hearts as an alternative to heart transplants. Have students read the article on their own and then complete the Word Wise activity.

The Data Hunt activity presents students with three multiple-choice questions about information found in the article.


Houghton Mifflin Math Grade 5