Lesson Participation Assignment
The five content standards are as follows: Number and Operations, Algebra,
Geometry, Measurement, and Data Analysis and Probability. The Number and
Operations standards address how numbers interact and work. Students are
1. In the Instruction segment of this lesson, you were asked to use The New York Times Learning
Network to locate and view a social studies lesson plan. Write a brief description of the lesson
plan including the following:
The title and URL (Web address)
1. Watch the video Probability: Can you beat the odds? By Jonny Heeley.
Describe three experiments that Jonny Heeley uses with the 7th grade students. What benefits
do you see in conducting t
a. Read the article "Developing Computation Competence Among Students Who Struggle With
Mathematics," by Susan P. Miller, Jennifer L. Stringfellow, Bradley J. Kaffar, Danielle Ferreira and
Dustin B. Manel. Briefly summarize the article. Describe how your
1. Create a word problem for each of the following:
Equal-Group Problems: The 6 th grade classes at Collier Elementary is
going on a field trip to the zoo. If there 4 buses with 28 students and
chaperones on each bus, how many total people are going on th
Practice your symmetry skills with "Quilts." Read through the screens on this site to work your
way to the interactive piece that requires you to make your own quilt.
What types of symmetry did you explore? How you use the ideas from this site as you b
Standardized tests with a fixed-responses have become the main method of testing over the last
century; however, many critics argue this type of testing does not measure students real knowledge.
While it measures the students ability to remember knowledge