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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Converting Gallons to Quarts, Pints, and Cups
5 mins 4th - 7th CCSS: Adaptable
Provide your students with the context and information they'll need to convert gallons to quarts, pint, and cups. In this video, Sal defines gallons, quarts, pints, and cups. Then he uses this information to solve a problem where he must...
Quadratic Equations and Their Applications
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Show high schoolers there is more to quadratic functions than just formulas and parabolas. Connect the math to realistic application problems with a resource that has learners consider such situations as a ball hit in the air, the...
The Lowdown — The Math of Trash: Percents and Proportions
2 mins 6th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewDon't toss the lesson in the trash. Scholars watch an informative, up-to-date video that discusses how percents and proportions help clarify data about trash, recycling, and climate change. They consider their own trash output and create...
The Division Algorithm—Converting Decimal Division into Whole Number Division Using Mental Math
6th CCSS: Designed
Make math much simpler with mental math methods. The 16th installment in a series of 21 looks at ways scholars can apply mental math to convert division problems into easier problems with the same quotient. Multiplying or dividing both...
Eratosthenes and the Circumference of the Earth
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
The class gets to practice being a mathematician in ancient Greece, performing geometric application problems in the way of Eratosthenes. After following the steps of the great mathematicians, they then compare the (surprisingly...
Saxon Math: Algebra 2 (Section 10)
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
In this 10th of 12 Saxon math sections, the curriculum definitely has an end-of-course feel to it. Conic sections, polar graphing, rational equations, and exponential inequalities all work to stretch the young algebrist and prepare them...
Real-Life Math | Physical Trainer
5 mins 6th - 7th CCSS: Designed
Train yourself to naturally use math. Young mathematicians first watch a video in which a personal trainer describes math concepts necessary in his daily professional life. After measuring their heart rates, they apply percentages to...
Real-Life Math | Network Engineer
5 mins 6th CCSS: Designed
Learn a bit about binary code. Pupils find out what network engineers do by watching a video in which a real-life engineer explains the math she uses in her job. As an associated activity, they consider how binary numbers work and answer...
Real-Life Math | Restaurant Manager
5 mins 4th - 8th CCSS: Designed
Let the video cater to your instructional needs. After watching an informative video in which a barbeque restaurant manager describes math he uses in his profession, scholars take part in an activity. They must determine the amount of...