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It's a Shape Zoo!
It's a Shape Zoo!
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It's a Shape Zoo!
Preschool students will love getting creative as they make shape animals while learning all about 2D shapes in this fun lesson! It can be used as a stand alone or support lesson plan for the Shapes and Shadows lesson plan.
Preschool
Math
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How Many Floors Down?
How Many Floors Down?
Lesson Plan
How Many Floors Down?
Students will love incorporating stories and acting as they practice creating their own subtraction equations. This can be used as a stand-alone or support lesson for the Subtracting Numbers lesson plan.
Preschool
Math
Lesson Plan
How Many Noses?
How Many Noses?
Lesson Plan
How Many Noses?
In this silly math session, your students will love figuring out how many noses, hands, and feet there are in the classroom! Can be used as a stand alone or support lesson for the **How Many Letters?** lesson plan.
Kindergarten
Math
Lesson Plan
Race Car Counting
Race Car Counting
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Race Car Counting
Students will love using race cars to practice their counting and ordering skills in this fast paced lesson! Can be used as a stand alone or support lesson for the **Mystery Numbers** lesson plan.
Kindergarten
Math
Lesson Plan
Number Talks with Mixed Numbers Addition
Number Talks with Mixed Numbers Addition
Lesson Plan
Number Talks with Mixed Numbers Addition
Students will practice mental math and harness their discussion skills through addition problems of like mixed numbers. This lesson may be used on its own or as support for the lesson Adding Mixed Numbers Using the Decomposition Strategy.
4th grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Making Categories
Making Categories
Lesson Plan
Making Categories
Use this introductory lesson to teach your students how to sort and categorize! This can be used as a stand-alone or support lesson for the **Categorize It** lesson plan.
Preschool
Math
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Comparing Tape Diagrams
Comparing Tape Diagrams
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Comparing Tape Diagrams
Compare two different ways to use tape diagrams! This lesson discusses fractions and multiplication within tape diagrams. Use this lesson as support for the lesson Illustrating Fractions and Whole Number Products with Tape Models.
5th grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Writing Decimal Subtraction Problems
Writing Decimal Subtraction Problems
Lesson Plan
Writing Decimal Subtraction Problems
Empower your students with the opportunity to design decimal subtraction problems with a given difference (answer). Use this lesson on its own or as support for the lesson Step By Step Decimal Subtraction.
4th grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Where Does it Fit?
Where Does it Fit?
Lesson Plan
Where Does it Fit?
Help your students learn how to sort and categorize everyday objects in this fun partner focused lesson plan!
Kindergarten
Math
Lesson Plan
All About Area
All About Area
Lesson Plan
All About Area
Use this vocabulary-focused lesson to teach your students about area. It can stand alone or be used as a pre-lesson for *Finding the Area of a Rectangle*.
3rd grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Adding Like Mixed Numbers
Adding Like Mixed Numbers
Lesson Plan
Adding Like Mixed Numbers
Solve for the sum of two mixed numbers! They will use scaffolds such as fraction models to support the visualization of mixed numbers. This can be used on its own or as support for the lesson Sums for Mixed Numbers and Improper Fractions.
4th grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Writing Questions for Word Problems
Writing Questions for Word Problems
Lesson Plan
Writing Questions for Word Problems
Empower students to think like mathematicians by having them create word problems related to subtracting mixed numbers. Use this lesson on its own or as support to the lesson Subtracting Mixed Numbers Using the Decomposition Strategy.
4th grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Stamping Patterns
Stamping Patterns
Lesson Plan
Stamping Patterns
Your students will love learning about patterns and positional language as they create their very own piece of art! It can be used alone or as a support lesson for the Pasta Patterning lesson plan.
Preschool
Math
Lesson Plan
Thinking Deeply About Word Problems
Thinking Deeply About Word Problems
Lesson Plan
Thinking Deeply About Word Problems
Word problems can be overwhelming to students, but if they have a tool to help them, they can handle it! Use this as a stand alone lesson or alongside *Stepping Through Addition and Subtraction Word Problems*.
3rd grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Factor Friend or Foe?
Factor Friend or Foe?
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Factor Friend or Foe?
Which number doesn't belong? This lesson requires students to think critically as they determine which number is not a factor of a particular number. Teach it on its own or as support for the lesson Factors Over the Rainbow.
4th grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Fishy Subtraction Stories
Fishy Subtraction Stories
Lesson Plan
Fishy Subtraction Stories
Students will love incorporating stories and sea creatures as they practice creating their own subtraction equations. It can be used as a stand-alone or support lesson for the Animal Action Subtraction lesson plan.
Preschool
Math
Lesson Plan
How Many Butterflies?
How Many Butterflies?
Lesson Plan
How Many Butterflies?
In this counting lesson plan, your ELs will get lots of practice identifying and writing numbers using a high interest nature focus!
Kindergarten
Math
Lesson Plan
More, Less, or the Same?
More, Less, or the Same?
Lesson Plan
More, Less, or the Same?
Help students learn the academic vocabulary and symbols used to record the results of comparing two three-digit numbers. This lesson can be used as a stand-alone activity or prior to Greater Than, Less Than: Comparing Three-Digit Numbers.
2nd grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Subtracting Fractions Justifications
Subtracting Fractions Justifications
Lesson Plan
Subtracting Fractions Justifications
Continue to build on your students' understanding of unlike denominators by asking students to justify their answers of fraction subtraction. Use this lesson with the Subtracting Fractions with Different Denominators lesson.
5th grade
Math
Lesson Plan
The Rhyme and Reason for Rounding
The Rhyme and Reason for Rounding
Lesson Plan
The Rhyme and Reason for Rounding
This lesson focuses on facilitating a rich classroom discussion around the purpose and methods of rounding numbers up to the thousands place. It can be taught on its own or as support to the lesson Rounding with Number Lines.
4th grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Doubling Multiples for Division
Doubling Multiples for Division
Lesson Plan
Doubling Multiples for Division
Challenge students to use their understanding of standard algorithm division to list multiples while solving division problems. Focus on their language use and opinions in this pre-lesson to the Partial Quotients Method lesson.
5th grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Monster Subtraction
Monster Subtraction
Lesson Plan
Monster Subtraction
Students will love pretending to be monsters as they get creative when solving subtraction equations. It can be used as a stand-alone or support lesson for the lesson plan How Many Slices Are Left?
Preschool
Math
Lesson Plan
Compare & Contrast Addition Strategies
Compare & Contrast Addition Strategies
Lesson Plan
Compare & Contrast Addition Strategies
Help students develop compare and contrast skills while they examine multi-digit addition models. This lesson can be used independently or in conjunction with the lesson Addition with Regrouping.
4th grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Number Relationships in Division
Number Relationships in Division
Lesson Plan
Number Relationships in Division
Help your students use multiplication to support their conceptual understanding of division. Use this lesson alone or as a pre-lesson for *Division: Solving for Unknown Factors*.
3rd grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Mistakes in Comparing Multi-Digit Numbers
Mistakes in Comparing Multi-Digit Numbers
Lesson Plan
Mistakes in Comparing Multi-Digit Numbers
In math, mistakes are welcome! This lesson helps your students identify and fix errors made while comparing three- to four-digit numbers. Teach the lesson on its own or as support to the lesson Let's Compare Whole Numbers!
4th grade
Math
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