3rd - 5th Grade


State Apportionment Lesson Plans and Task

Jenifer Hummer

Version: 1.0

Three secondary teachers and a mathematics education researcher planned two lessons and revised them through lesson study. The teachers adapted the State Apportionment Task from the Mathematical Modeling Handbook (Sanfratello, 2012).
voting, proportional reasoning, Worksheet, Lesson Plan, Secondary, Primary, Post-secondary, Upper Primary, Grade 5, Middle School, Lower Division, Introduction to Modeling, Measurement, Algebra, Probability & Statistics, Possible Tasks, Accuracy, Compare, Estimate, Evaluate, Infer, Quantify
84
19
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03.13.2019

Beanbag Toss (Grades 3-5)

Jody Britten, Marka Carson, Jacob Cordeiro, Misael Jiminez, Erika Villegas-Jiminez

Version: 1.0

The classroom lesson presents students with the task of developing a fair--yet challenging--beanbag toss game.
Activity, Worksheet, Lesson Plan, Primary, Upper Primary, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Introduction to Modeling, Numbers, Measurement, Algebra, Possible Tasks, Operations, Other Domains, Rational Numbers, Addition, Division, Percentages, Compare, Evaluate, Measure
147
31
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07.07.2018

Design a Zoo (Grades 3-5)

Project IMMERSION

Version: 1.0

This classroom lesson presents students with the job of designing a zoo, which could include modeling tasks ranging from choosing and locating the exhibits to setting the right admission prices.
unit cost, budgets, distance, Activity, Worksheet, Lesson Plan, Primary, Upper Primary, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Introduction to Modeling, Numbers, Measurement, Bar Graphs, Algebra, Units, Geometry, Probability & Statistics, Possible Tasks, Operations, Whole Numbers & Place Value, Addition, Multiplication, Properties of Shapes, Area, Perimeter, Working on a Grid, The Coordinate Plane, Representing Data, Picture Graphs, Build, Estimate, Measure, Quantify
207
55
0
07.05.2018

Building the Best Playground (Grades 3-5)

Marka Carson, Erika Villegas-Jiminez, Misael Jiminez, Jody Britten

Version: 1.0

The classroom lesson presents students with the task of developing an optimal design for a school playground.
rates, money, unit conversions, Activity, Worksheet, Lesson Plan, Primary, Upper Primary, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Introduction to Modeling, Numbers, Measurement, Algebra, Units, Interpreting Data, Geometry, Probability & Statistics, Possible Tasks, Operations, Whole Numbers & Place Value, Addition, Division, Multiplication, Subtraction, Properties of Shapes, Area, Perimeter, Representing Data, Build, Compare, Evaluate, Quantify
104
23
0
07.05.2018

Accelerated Reader (Grades 3-5)

Laura Pahler, Maurice Cuevas, Emily Lane, Marka Carson, Jody Britten, Misael Jiminez, Erika Villegas-Jiminez, Diane Hubbard-Knight, Kristina Sandberg

Version: 1.0

This classroom lesson presents students with the task of designing a reading schedule to help them reach an overall (total word) reading goal for the year.
rates, Activity, Worksheet, Lesson Plan, Primary, Upper Primary, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Introduction to Modeling, Numbers, Algebra, Interpreting Data, Probability & Statistics, Possible Tasks, Proper Fractions, Whole Numbers & Place Value, Representing Data, Estimate, Infer
100
23
0
07.05.2018