# Additional Sense-making Activities

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## Elementary School

Four Triangle Problem with Formative Assessment Grade K

Four Triangle Problem with Formative Assessment Grade 2

The Mathematics Common Core Toolbox - A resource site designed to support districts and schools working to meet the challenge and the opportunity of the CCSS. Find tools and instructional materials to help better understand and to implement the CCSS in Mathematics.

The site is broken into the following three sections:

- Standards for Mathematical Practice - This section features Key Visualizations (animations) and Formative Assessment tools and tasks.
- Standards for Mathematical Content - This secton features Key Visualizations (animations) that support the CCSS content standards.
- Resources for Implementation - This section features Preparation for Implementation, Studying the Standards, and Sample Scope and Sequence.

Mathematics Teaching Resources K-5

## Middle School

Building Percent Dolls: Connecting Linear Measurement to Learning Ratio and Proportion

Estimations and Approximations: The Money Munchers

Increasing and Decreasing by Percents

Interpreting Distance-Time Graphs

The Mathematics Common Core Toolbox - A resource site designed to support districts and schools working to meet the challenge and the opportunity of the CCSS. Find tools and instructional materials to help better understand and to implement the CCSS in Mathematics.

The site is broken into the following three sections:

- Standards for Mathematical Practice - This section features Key Visualizations (animations) and Formative Assessment tools and tasks.
- Standards for Mathematical Content - This secton features Key Visualizations (animations) that support the CCSS content standards.
- Resources for Implementation - This section features Preparation for Implementation, Studying the Standards, and Sample Scope and Sequence.

Modeling Situations with Linear Equations

Proofs of the Pythagorean Theorem?

Ratios and Proportional Relationships

Solving Linear Equations - Multiple Methods and Representations

Text Messaging

Using School Lunch to Study Proportion

## High School

Candy Quality Control

Check That Digit

Factoring, Quadratics

- Mystery Quadratic
- Which Quadratics to Factor?
- Solving, Graphing, and Factoring Quadratics
- Analyzing the Quadratic Formula

The Mathematics Common Core Toolbox - A resource site designed to support districts and schools working to meet the challenge and the opportunity of the CCSS. Find tools and instructional materials to help better understand and to implement the CCSS in Mathematics.

The site is broken into the following three sections:

- Standards for Mathematical Practice - This section features Key Visualizations (animations) and Formative Assessment tools and tasks.
- Standards for Mathematical Content - This secton features Key Visualizations (animations) that support the CCSS content standards.
- Resources for Implementation - This section features Preparation for Implementation, Studying the Standards, and Sample Scope and Sequence.

Medicine Dosage

- Medicine Dosage Task
- Medicine Dosage Task Spreadsheet Showing Different Recursive Models
- Explanation of Two Recursive Models for Medicine Dosage Task

NCSM Great Tasks for Mathematics: Bugs, Giraffes, Elephants and More

Proof with Multiple Representaions (Fido Problem)

- Fido Proof Problem
- Proof: Meaningful and as a Problem-Based Instructional Task
- Fido Sketch (.gsp file)

Projects for Assessment in Gen. Ed. Statistics

Permutations, Combinations, and RNA

Resources for Teaching the Iowa Core Additional Standards in High School Mathematics

Sets, Logic, and Internet Searches

Skydiving Math

Solving Linear Equations: Student Version

Solving Linear Equations - Multiple Methods and Representations

Solving Geometry Problems: Floodlights

Text Messaging Problem: An Application of Systems of Linear Equations

Text Messaging