Study Jams! Number Lines

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Step by step, two examples of creating number lines are explained through a series of animations. One is meant to watch at home, the second can be viewed in class, and there is a third tab with two sample problems to try. This skill, though traditionally taught in math class, can also be used in other subject areas.

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CCSS: Adaptable
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Classroom Considerations
  • This resource is only available on an unencrypted HTTP website. It should be fine for general use, but don’t use it to share any personally identifiable information
Pros
  • Breaks the procedure of drawing an appropriate number line into concrete and animated steps
  • Colors and quality of graphics are visually appealing
  • Includes a multiple-choice assessment and key vocabulary
Cons
  • The reasoning behind choosing a six-inch line in Home, Step 3 isn't explained
  • First-timers might be confused by the difference between finding the span of years and the total number of increments to put on the number line
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