​​​XtraMath  (small group work)
XtraMath is designed to build fluency in math facts. All students can benefit from fluency drills in all operations.

Log in Instructions: 
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Click Sign in. 

Enter Mr. Briganti's email address: 

Enter YOUR first name and first initial of your last name   (Sally B)

Enter YOUR four digit pin #   (contact teacher if you don't remember yours)

​Click 'Remember" sign in so that you only have to do this once.

Practice your math fluency! 

​​​IXL Math  (30-minutes per week)
IXL Math is a comprehensive math review site with an unlimited number of practice questions.

BEFORE YOU BEGIN YOUR PRACTICE make sure you login with your username and password!!!

Log in Instructions: 
Go to:
IXL Math
Enter your username and password and click Sign in. 
User names:  first initial last name (some students have extra characters)
Username: first initial lastname @sheltonps
Example: fbriganti@sheltonps
The Password is password1

email me if you need your child's sign in.

Once you log in: 
Follow the specific link to the standard on the homework. This will be listed in the Interactive resource column for the week.


1) Click Analytics at the top of your page
2) Underneath USAGE you will see Date Range it is set to show you the last 30 days - click the drop down menu and select CUSTOM - input the state and end date of the assignment. The page will then recalculate and give the the time spent practicing.

REMEMBER: Your time is only calculated when you are "Actively" practicing.

5th Grade Resources:

Everything we learn this year in math class will be based on the Common Core Standards. For more information on the Grade 5 Standards click here:

Go Math!

The math program we are using this year is called Go Math!   

This math program is  challenging and students WILL have to work harder than they have before but with the resources and tutorial videos on this website i will be with you EVERY step of the way.   Students will be given homework and required to complete at least 30-minutes of IXL Math per week.   
On the
ThinkCentral website you will be able to see resources for Go Math!  Students will have their username and password so they can access the wealth of resources available to help reinforce the topics we are learning in the classroom.  See below for some of the links to the resources: 

Think Central Portal 
Interactive Student Edition
Animated Math Models
On The Spot Video Tutorial
Math Interactive Tools
Student Workbook 
HMH MegaMath
Go Math Parent Letter 

Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium (SBAC) Information, practice tests and resources related to the assessment.

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​​​​Prodigy  (small group work)
Prodigy is an engaging series of math games that challenges and rewards players as they progress. 

Log in Instructions: 
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ENTER Class Code:

Google Calendar:

Let's connect all of our classroom activities via the calendar:

Khan Academy
An amazing digit library of learning videos on all topics. Mr. Briganti's own tutorial videos follow this style, 

Log in Instructions: 
Go to:
Khan Academy

Username: first initial, last name, number  (Example: fbriganti71)

BEFORE YOU BEGIN YOUR PRACTICE make sure you login with your username and password

Click on your name in the right hand corner
​Click Profile
Click > Progress
Click > Activity left hand side
Click > Activity From right hand side
Click > Custom Range (to dates of assignment)
NOTE: Time spent at school does not count towards your HW grade

IMPORTANT: I will be sending home usernames and passwords for these websites during the first weeks of school.

A wonderful library of digital resources and learning tools. We will use these resources in whole and small groups. ​​

Log in Instructions: 
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Once you log in: 
Be sure to follow the specific link given in class or for homework. 

Math Antics
A free resource with excellent videos, worksheets, and activities to help you practice the concepts we learn in class. 

Log in Instructions: 
Go to:
Math Antics

Eureka Math - Great Minds!
Formally known as EngageNY - Eureka Math is a well known, rigorous curriculum . Great Minds helps students to truly "see" math solutions and understand the standards.  

Log in Instructions: 
Go to:
Eureka Math