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    Solve puzzles to strengthen understanding of expanding and factoring polynomials.
    Lesson Plan
    Grades: 9th to 12th, High School
    Algebra
    Arithmetic with Polynomials and Rational Functions
    Seeing Structure in Expressions
    HSA-SSE.A.2, HSA-SSE.B.3a, HSA-APR.A.1
    Use models to practice regrouping and to reinforce place value understanding.
    Lesson Plan
    Grades: 3rd to 5th, Pre K to 2nd
    Num & Ops Base Ten
    Number & Operations
    Algebraic Thinking
    Understand the place value system.
    Use place value understanding and properties of operations to perform multi-digit arithmetic.
    Generalize place value understanding for multi-digit whole numbers.
    Use place value understanding and properties of operations to add and subtract.
    Understand place value.
    Understand addition as putting together and adding to, and understand subtraction as taking apart and taking from.
    K.OA.A.1, K.OA.A.2, 1.NBT.B.2a, 1.NBT.B.2b, 1.NBT.B.2c, 1.NBT.C.4, 2.NBT.A.1a, 2.NBT.B.5, 2.NBT.B.6, 2.NBT.B.7, 3.NBT.A.2, 4.NBT.A.1, 4.NBT.B.4, 5.NBT.A.1
    Relate functions, tables, and graphs to roller coaster drops.
    Lesson Plan
    Grades: 6th to 8th
    Expression/Equation
    Functions
    Use properties of operations to generate equivalent expressions.
    Apply and extend previous understandings of arithmetic to algebraic expressions.
    Define, evaluate, and compare functions.
    6.EE.A.2c, 8.F.A.1, 6.EE.A.3, 7.EE.A.2
    Play card and computer games by adding fractions to make 1.
    Lesson Plan
    Grades: 6th to 8th
    Expression/Equation
    The Number System
    Solve real-life and mathematical problems using numerical and algebraic expressions and equations.
    Apply and extend previous understandings of operations with fractions to add, subtract, multiply, and divide rational numbers.
    7.NS.A.1b, 7.NS.A.1c, 7.NS.A.1d, 7.NS.A.3, 7.EE.B.3
    Learn the definition of like terms and gain practice in identifying key features to sort and combine them.
    Lesson Plan
    Grades: 6th to 8th
    Expression/Equation
    Use properties of operations to generate equivalent expressions.
    Reason about and solve one-variable equations and inequalities.
    Apply and extend previous understandings of arithmetic to algebraic expressions.
    6.EE.A.2b, 6.EE.A.3, 6.EE.A.4, 6.EE.B.6, 7.EE.A.1
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