Applying Mathematical Reasoning Teacher Resources
Make sense of the world around you by using mathematical reasoning to analyze situations, understand relationships, and draw conclusions. These are fundamental skills that should be in every student mathematician's toolkit.
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A-rhythm-etic. The Math Behind the Beats
6 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Your learners will dance in their seats as this talented drummer connects math to music in a short video clip. Clayton Cameron shows how math puts the "cool" in various genres of music, including jazz, hip-hop, pop, R&B, and others,...
Real-Life Math | Nurse
5 mins 6th - 7th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewQuick, nurse, grab a calculator! A role-playing activity has groups measure vitals, such as heart rate, blood pressure, weight, etc. After viewing a video on how nurses use math in the workplace, scholars apply knowledge of rates and...
Application Problems Involving Units of Weight
7 mins 5th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Apply mathematics skills with this word problem involving units of weight. Sal assesses the given data, converts tons into pounds, divides, and simplifies his answer. This concept is very well explained and would fit nicely into a full...
Real-Life Math | Estate Appraiser
4 mins 6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewReal estate is all about location, location, location—and perhaps a little bit of math. A set of two videos has real estate appraisers describe the work that they do. Scholars discuss how mathematics plays a role in these jobs to...
Solving Application Problems Involving Units of Volume
3 mins 5th - 7th CCSS: Adaptable
Present your pupils with this word problem involving units of volume. Sal utilizes his understanding of units of volume to determine if the blood bank made its goal at the blood drive. Ratio reasoning is used to convert the units. Great...
Real-Life Math | Pharmacist
5 mins 6th - 7th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewGet a good dose of math. Future pharmacists and mathematicians view a video that describes how math concepts benefit real hospital pharmacists. They use what they learn to make calculations similar to what pharmacists perform on a daily...
Real-Life Math | Chef
6 mins 6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewCook up a lesson on unit conversions. Scholars brainstorm how chefs use math in restaurants, and then watch a video of a real chef explaining how unit conversions, food and supply costs, portion sizes, and payroll all require math. They...
Real-Life Math | Zoo Keeper, Hoofstock
5 mins 3rd - 8th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewZoos are a great place to learn about math (and see cute animals, too). Part of a larger Real-Life Math series, an informative video, which has a zookeeper describe math in her job, sets the stage for the lesson. Learners answer...
Applications of Systems of Equations and Inequalities
9th - 10th CCSS: Designed
Is the application of systems of equations giving your class headaches? Use this resource to build on your pupils' logic to lead them to building equations and using algebraic methods. The activity begins with an exploration of solving...
Living Things and Their Needs: The Math Link
K - 3rd CCSS: Adaptable
Enrich your study of living things with these cross-curricular math activities. Following along with the story Tillena Lou's Day in the Sun, learners will practice addition and subtraction, learn how to measure volume and length, work on...
Real-Life Math | Dentist
4 mins 6th - 7th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewDo dentists dread going to the dentist? At least they're not afraid of math. Pupils watch a short video in which a dentist describes the math involved in a dentistry practice, such as measuring teeth to fit a crown. They then participate...
Grade 3 Common Core Math: Real-Life Applications - Naval Vessel
Pretending they are on a naval ship during the 1700s, third graders put math skills to work. They are given a set of instructions needed to determine how many ships are on the horizon. They determine the number of masts that would be...
Common Core Math: 3rd Grade
Looking for all things third grade Common Core math? Here is the collection you've been waiting for! Third grade math curriculum is rigorous and opens up the doors to bigger algebra concepts that learners will use their entire lives. From multiplying and dividing to identifying polygons to telling time to naming parts of a whole, this collection can serve as a baseline for third grade math instruction. Each resource in the collection is designed to meet one or more of all 37 Common Core State Standards in third grade mathematics.