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1. Make sense of problems and persevere in solving them.

Elementary

Formative Assessment

Student Case: Melanie

Middle

Solving Linear Equations - Multiple Methods and Representations

Text Messaging

High

Candy Quality Control

Check That Digit

Functions and Fundraising

Golf Ball Bounces

Graphic Logs: Quake Story

Housing Data Analysis

Medicine Dosage

Proof with Multiple Representaions (Fido Problem)

Ranked-Choice Voting

Riding a Ferris Wheel and Transforming Functions: Student Handout

Sets, Logic, and Internet Searches

Skydiving Math

Solving Linear Equations - Multiple Methods and Representations

Solving Linear Equations

Text Messaging

Text Messaging Problem: An Application of Systems of Linear Equations

 

2. Reason abstractly and quantitatively.

Elementary

Assessing Place Value Understanding (Student Case: Melanie)

Assessment of Concepts Readings

Middle

Text Messaging

High

Golf Ball Bounces

Medicine Dosage

Proof with Multiple Representaions (Fido Problem)

Ranked-Choice Voting

Riding a Ferris Wheel and Transforming Functions: Student Handout

Sets, Logic, and Internet Searches

Skydiving Math

Text Messaging

 

3. Construct viable arguments and critique the reasoning of others.

Elementary

Group Task Choose a Common Assessment

Shift in Assessment Practices (Assessment Considerations)

Student Case: Melanie

Student Role Cards (Formative Assessment)

Middle

High

Medicine Dosage

Proof with Multiple Representaions (Fido Problem)

Text Messaging Problem: An Application of Systems of Linear Equations

 

4. Model with mathematics.

Elementary

Formative Assessment

Middle

Text Messaging

High

Analyzing the Quadratic Formula (Factoring, Quadratics)

Candy Quality Control

Check That Digit

A Connected and Coherent Approach to Teaching Algebra: A Functions Approach to Teaching Algebra

Comparing Functions

Functions

Functions and Fundraising

Golf Ball Bounces

Graphic Logs: Quake Story

Housing Data Analysis

Medicine Dosage

Ranked-Choice Voting

Riding a Ferris Wheel and Transforming Functions: Student Handout

Sets, Logic, and Internet Searches

Skydiving Math

Text Messaging

Text Messaging Problem: An Application of Systems of Linear Equations

 

5. Use appropriate tools strategically.

Elementary

Middle

Solving Linear Equations - Multiple Methods and Representations

Text Messaging

High

Golf Ball Bounces

Medicine Dosage

Solving Linear Equations - Multiple Methods and Representations

Solving Linear Equations

Text Messaging

 

6. Attend to precision.

Elementary

Assessing Place Value Understanding (Student Case: Melanie)

Middle

High

Golf Ball Bounces

Meaningful Distributed Practice Planning: Graphing Linear Equations & Solving Linear Systems

Medicine Dosage

Proof with Multiple Representaions (Fido Problem)

Skydiving Math

 

7. Look for and make use of structure.

Elementary

Assessing Place Value Understanding (Student Case: Melanie)

Assessment of Concepts Readings

Lesson - 14 Legs in a Barn (Formative Assessment)

MDP: Describing 2 and 3D Shapes (Classifying Shapes)

Middle

High

Comparing Functions

Functions

Inverse Functions: Core Ideas

Logarithms: Examples of Gentle Gradual Development Through Meaningful Distributed Practice

Reflections on Factoring: The Process of Factoring, Factored Form, And Prime Quadratics (Factoring, Quadratics)

Riding a Ferris Wheel and Transforming Functions: Student Handout (Ferris Wheel)

 

8. Look for and express regularity in repeated reasoning.

Elementary

Assessment of Concepts Readings

Student Case: Melanie

Middle

High

Logarithms: Examples of Gentle Gradual Development Through Meaningful Distributed Practice

Medicine Dosage

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