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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Real-Life Math | Zoo Keeper, Hoofstock
5 mins 3rd - 8th CCSS: Designed
Zoos 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...
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,...
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 | Police Accident Investigator
7 mins 8th CCSS: Designed
I swear it was an accident. Future motorists watch a video where a police accident investigator explains how he determines car speed from the length of a skid mark and the coefficient of friction. Performing similar computations requires...
Real-Life Math | Health Educator
8 mins 6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
Get healthy using math (although exercise helps, too!). Future consumers analyze a set of nutritional labels to compare caloric and nutrition information for two cereal brands. After watching a video of a health educator explaining how...
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 | Radiologist
3 mins 6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
How are radiologists like superheroes? Answer: They have X-ray vision and can do math. A short three-minute video and an associated lesson focus on how radiologists use math in their professional lives. It tasks learners with performing...
Real-Life Math | Data Analyst
5 mins 6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
Data is just waiting for scholars to analyze. By viewing a video of a data analyst explaining his job and the math that surrounds it, scholars begin a lesson on data collection and analysis. Groups develop questions for a poll on teenage...
Real-Life Math — Production Scheduler
4 mins 6th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewUse unit rates to find the number of parts needed to produce a given number of units. A production scheduler shares the different ways schedulers use math to ensure the required amount of parts are available to manufacture air...