Applying Mathematical Reasoning Teacher Resources
Make sense of the world around you by using mathematical reasoning to analyze situations, understand relationships, and draw conclusions. These are fundamental skills that should be in every student mathematician's toolkit.
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A-rhythm-etic. The Math Behind the Beats
6 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Your learners will dance in their seats as this talented drummer connects math to music in a short video clip. Clayton Cameron shows how math puts the "cool" in various genres of music, including jazz, hip-hop, pop, R&B, and others,...
Application Problems Involving Units of Weight
7 mins 5th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Apply mathematics skills with this word problem involving units of weight. Sal assesses the given data, converts tons into pounds, divides, and simplifies his answer. This concept is very well explained and would fit nicely into a full...
Solving Application Problems Involving Units of Volume
3 mins 5th - 7th CCSS: Adaptable
Present your pupils with this word problem involving units of volume. Sal utilizes his understanding of units of volume to determine if the blood bank made its goal at the blood drive. Ratio reasoning is used to convert the units. Great...
Real-Life Math — Production Scheduler
4 mins 6th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewUse unit rates to find the number of parts needed to produce a given number of units. A production scheduler shares the different ways schedulers use math to ensure the required amount of parts are available to manufacture air...
Real-Life Math | Zoo Keeper, Hoofstock
5 mins 3rd - 8th CCSS: Designed
Zoos are a great place to learn about math (and see cute animals, too). Part of a larger Real-Life Math series, an informative video, which has a zookeeper describe math in her job, sets the stage for the lesson. Learners answer...
Applications of Systems of Equations and Inequalities
9th - 10th CCSS: Designed
Is the application of systems of equations giving your class headaches? Use this resource to build on your pupils' logic to lead them to building equations and using algebraic methods. The activity begins with an exploration of solving...
Living Things and Their Needs: The Math Link
K - 3rd CCSS: Adaptable
Enrich your study of living things with these cross-curricular math activities. Following along with the story Tillena Lou's Day in the Sun, learners will practice addition and subtraction, learn how to measure volume and length, work on...
Grade 3 Common Core Math: Real-Life Applications - Naval Vessel
Pretending they are on a naval ship during the 1700s, third graders put math skills to work. They are given a set of instructions needed to determine how many ships are on the horizon. They determine the number of masts that would be...