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STEM Technical-Procedural Problem SolvingLesson Planet
2nd - 5th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewBe sure to follow the directions carefully. A set of STEM activities for grades two through three and grades four through five assesses technical and procedural problem solving. The majority of the lessons focus on force and motion,...
STEM Narrative Curriculum Design ChallengesLesson Planet
K - 6th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewPicture books provide great learning opportunities for STEM. A curriculum resource document gives several lessons in each grade level for K-6. The activities have learners read a book before applying the engineering design process to...
Rule of 72Lesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewFind an easier way to double it. Using the price of an item and the Consumer Price Index, learners determine how long it will be for the price to double. Scholars calculate the length of time it would take for the price to double using a...
Whole Number Exponents: Teddy Bear BoxLesson Planet
3rd - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewFive questions—multiple-choice, fill in the blank, and discussion—make up an interactive that challenges scholars to mail a teddy bear using the smallest box possible without squishing it. A box with movable sides allows mathematicians...
Area under a GraphLesson Planet
15 mins 8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
What? The calculation of area is a linear distance? A short video shows how to use the areas of simple polygons to estimate the area under a graph. Pupils divide the area under a curve into figures to easier calculate the area. Given...
Smarter Balanced Sample Items: High School Math – Claim 4Lesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
What is the appropriate model? Sample problems show the extent of the Smarter Balanced assessments Claim 4, Modeling and Data Analysis. Items provide pupils the opportunity to use mathematical modeling to arrive at a reasonable answer....
Medians and Quartiles from Grouped Frequency Tables and HistogramsLesson Planet
5 mins 6th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
Determine medians within a group. Given data represented as a frequency table of grouped data, the video demonstrates finding an estimation for the median. After finding the group where the median resides, the presenter uses a formula to...
Estimated Means from Grouped DataLesson Planet
4 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Can scholars determine the mean if the frequency is for a range? By using a method similar to finding the mean from a frequency table, the video shows how to find an estimated mean for grouped data. It uses the midpoint of the interval...
Mental Math and Compatible NumbersLesson Planet
4th - 7th
Strengthen the skills of mental math when using compatible numbers. Find numbers that benefit one another when doing the four operations. Practice correct estimating to make those operations go quicker and better understand if the solution makes sense.
Real-Life Math | Zoo Keeper, BirdsLesson Planet
5 mins 4th - 8th CCSS: Designed
Birds of a feather flock together, so it's easy to estimate their number. Pupils watch an installment of a larger Real-Life Math series in which a zookeeper explains how she uses math to estimate the number of birds. They then try out...