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Grades: 5, 6, 7, 8

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Statistics
Students will construct boxplots and dotplots using roller coaster data.
2021-04-26

Grades: 7, 8, 9, 10

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Calculus
Students will use Riemann sums to estimate board length of a roller coaster.
2021-04-26

Grades: 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10

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Architecture
Students will persevere solving graphical tanagram puzzles.
2021-04-26

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Geometry
Students will solve angle puzzles to apply what they've learned about angle relationships and to informally learn the Triangle Sum theorem: the sum of all angle measures in any triangle is `180` degrees.
2021-04-19

Grades: 5, 6

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Inequalities
Students will learn how to recognize inequalities on a number line and compare to domain inequalities. Use the following academic language: greater than, less than, equal to, integer, negative, positive. See how few questions can be asked per session.
2021-04-19

Grades: 9, 10

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Trigonometry
Students will compare radians, degrees, and angles. Academic language used: greater or less than, radians, degrees, angles.
2021-04-19

Grades: 5, 6

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Measurement
Students will compare length, mass, and liquid volume.
2021-04-19

Grades: 9, 10

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Functions
Students will find function relationships in natural systems.
2021-04-19

Grades: 7, 8

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Geometry
Students will use volume of cylinders to help support their firewood selling business.
2021-04-12

Grades: 7, 8

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General
Students will develop volume equations and solve for unknown variables, while helping their boss get the job done.
2021-04-12

Grades: 7, 8, 9, 10

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Geometry
Students will use circumference and knowledge of circles to calculate perimeter and area of complex shapes.
2021-04-12

Grades: 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10

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Discrete
Students will determine the best location for their ice cream stores. Be prepared to use the Pythagorean Theorem.
2021-04-12

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Geometry
Students will explore the relationship among angles formed by a transversal and a system of two lines.
2021-03-29

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Geometry
Students will communicate in vocabulary-rich conversations about angle relationships.
2021-03-29

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Equations
Students will use sketch to solve "twin puzzles" as a way to practice their order of operations skills.
2021-03-29

Grades: 9, 10

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Modeling
Students will learn how to fit a logistics model to automobile fuel efficiency data.
2021-03-26

Grades: 5, 6

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Expressions
Students will use mathematical language to talk about numbers.
2021-03-22

Grades: 9, 10

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Functions
Students will learn how to solve quadratic equations by completing the square graphically and algebraically.
2021-03-22

Grades: 9, 10

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Trigonometry
Students will learn how to estimate the value for the number pi using trigonometry.
2021-03-12

Grades: 5, 6

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Word Problems
Students will compare math vocabulary and learn to convert word problems to expressions and equations.
2021-03-08

Grades: 7, 8

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Ratios
Students will engage in vocabulary-rich conversations about proportional and non-proportional relationships.
2021-03-08

Grades: 5, 6

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Expressions
Students will engage in vocabulary-rich conversations about expressions and equations.
2021-03-08

Grades: 9, 10

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Engineering
Students will incorporate functions into OpenSCAD engineering code.
2021-03-08

Grades: 9, 10

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Functions
Students will solve quadratic equations using the area model and plot solutions and equation on a graphing calculator.
2021-03-01

Grades: 5, 6

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Coding
Students will construct complex rectangular prisms in OpenSCAD, then calculate their volumes.
2021-03-01

Grades: 7, 8

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Coding
Students will construct proportional rectangular prisms in OpenSCAD and have other student calculate the scaling factor.
2021-03-01

Grades: 9, 10

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Statistics
Students will learn about scatterplots, modeling nature through functions, and least-squares regression.
2021-02-22

Grades: 7, 8

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Ratios
Students will compare prices by converting to unit rates.
2021-02-22

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Coordinate Plane
Students will practice writing coordinate rules to transform figures to complete patterns.
2021-02-22

Grades: 9, 10

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Trigonometry
Students will understand how right triangle ratios and the Pythagorean Theorem forms the basis for trigonometry and the unit circle.
2021-02-02

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Geometry
Students will practice finding surface area of various prisms.
2021-02-01

Grades: 5, 6

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Fractions
Students will work together on a whiteboard to demonstrate fraction equivalency.
2021-01-18

Grades: 9, 10

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Linear Equations
Students will gain greater flexibility for finding solutions for two linear equations.
2021-01-18

Grades: 7, 8

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Equality
Students will learn to fluidly transform and manipulate algebraic equations.
2021-01-18

Grades: 5, 6

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Architecture
Students will find area of right triangles and other triangles.
2021-01-11

Grades: 5, 6

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Geometry
Students will find area and perimeter of various polygons.
2021-01-11

Grades: 7, 8

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Geometry
Students will find area and perimeter of various polygons using the Pythagorean theorem.
2021-01-11

Grades: 7, 8

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Geometry
Students will find area and perimeter of a circle using the Pythagorean Theorem.
2021-01-11

Grades: 9, 10

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General
Students will review the properties of radical and integer exponents.
2021-01-04

Grades: 5, 6, 7, 8

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Graphing
Students will learn how to add variables to ordered pairs to animate objects on the coordinate plane.
2021-01-04

Grades: 7, 8

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General
Students will understand how to simplify algebraic expressions.
2021-01-04

Grades: 5, 6

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General
Students will understand how to simplify basic expressions.
2021-01-04

Grades: 5, 6

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Puzzles and Games
Students will learn how to collaborate with mathematics .
2020-10-18