Curated and Reviewed by
Using Active Learning and Direct Teaching to Teach Mathematics
Have learners take notes and then pair up to rotate around the classroom, completing problems dealing with Greatest Common Factors. This activity is a drill and practice type activity with a twist to help keep them engaged.
3 Views 13 Downloads
- This resource is only available on an unencrypted HTTP website. It should be fine for general use, but don’t use it to share any personally identifiable information
- Folder Types
- Activities & Projects
- Graphics & Images
- Handouts & References
- Lab Resources
- Learning Games
- Lesson Plans
- Primary Sources
- Printables & Templates
- Professional Documents
- PD Courses
- Study Guides
- Performance Tasks
- Graphic Organizers
- Writing Prompts
- Constructed Response Items
- AP Test Preps
- Lesson Planet Articles
- Interactive Whiteboards
- Home Letters
- Unknown Types
- All Resource Types
- Show All
See similar resources:
Vocabulary Strategies for the Analysis of Word Parts in MathematicsLesson Planet
Pair this resource with a reading of any math textbook, article, or book. Learners take note of unknown words and use the provided graphic organizer in order to use word roots, prefixes, and suffixes to help them determine the meaning of...
3rd - 8th Math CCSS: Adaptable
By the Numbers: Mathematical Connections in Newspapers for Middle-Grade StudentsLesson Planet
A cross-curricular resource teaches and reinforces mathematical concepts with several activities that use parts of a newspaper. Scholars use scavenger hunts to find the different ways math is used in the paper along with using data...
6th - 8th Math CCSS: Adaptable
From Ratio Tables to Equations Using the Value of a RatioEngageNY
Use the value of a ratio to set up equations. The teacher leads a discussion on determining equations from ratio tables in the 13th portion of a 29-part series. Pupils determine which of two equations to use to find the solution. They...
6th Math CCSS: Designed
Simplifying Fractions ActivityLesson Planet
Warm-up pupils' fraction muscles with a four-question quiz, then delve into a learning game designed to reinforce the concept of simplifying fractions. Based on the "I do, We do, You do" method of teaching, the activity directly exhibits...
6th Math CCSS: Designed
Mathematical TranslationsLesson Planet
The use of manipulatives creates a playful atmosphere in your classroom. Using precreated disks, pupils translate verbal expressions into mathematical equations, offering a great way to practice the new vocabulary in a nonthreatening...
6th - 8th Math CCSS: Designed
Activity: An Experiment with DiceLesson Planet
Roll the dice with this activity and teach young mathematicians about probability. Record outcomes for rolling two number cubes in order to determine what is most likely to happen. Graph the data and investigate patterns in the results,...
3rd - 7th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Read and Write Algebraic Expressions Using ParenthesesLesson Planet
How does an algebra learner know what to put in parentheses when writing an algebraic expression? This video, which models how to use parentheses, begins by directing viewers to find the comma in the written algebraic phrase. The comma...
4 mins 5th - 7th Math CCSS: Designed
Write Equivalent Expressions Using Visual/Area ModelLesson Planet
Help your students learn to identify when two expression are equivalent by learning how to write them. The video is the first in a progressive series where the narrator uses tiles as a visual model for simple algebraic expressions....
5 mins 5th - 7th Math CCSS: Designed
Visualize Part-to-Total Ratios Using PicturesLesson Planet
Grandma knits one pink sweater for every five. After this video your learners will be able to translate that into a ratio. Use the video to help visualize how this ratio can be written equivalently. The video is the second in a...
4 mins 6th - 7th Math CCSS: Designed