## Test-Savvy Workshop – Feb. 2016

Test-Savvy Math Workshop Presentation, February 27, 2016 Test-Savvy Editable Templates Agenda, Changes to Exam, 5 Recommendations for Untimed Testing Granite Schools District Vocabulary – How to use document based upon Marzano research. Granite School District Vocabulary Cards (all grades) Released Items: Gr. 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 Released Items Evaluation…

## PS 42X Grade 5 Chapter 6

Chapter 6 Add and Subtract Fractions with Unlike Denominators Online Resources: EngageNY/Achieve the Core: Partial Unit – Paper Folding, Full Unit Fractions: A Conceptual Approach Stage 4 Fluencies: Generating equivalent fractions for benchmark fractions. Decomposing fractions Routines: Skip counting by fractional amounts and converting between mixed fractions and improper fractions as you go.…

## PS 42X Kinder Chapters 7

Kinder/Chapter 7: Represent, Count, and Write 11 to 19 Online Resources: EngageNY Math Studio Talk: K.OA and K.NBT, K.CC K-5 Math Teaching Resources Thoughts on Lessons: Tools: 2-colored counters, Unifix Cubes, ten-frames, double ten-frame, number line, number bead string, number strip Strategies: Take from, count back, 10 plus some more Focus: Emphasis…

## PS 42X Grade 4/Chapter 7

Grade 4/Chapter 7: Adding and Subtracting Fractions Online Resource: Visnos: http://www.visnos.com/demos EngageNY: NF Video Fraction Bars Thoughts on Lessons: Tools: fraction bars, pattern blocks, number lines, fraction cards, chart Models: area model, bar model, number line, number bonds Strategies: common numerators, common denominators, benchmark fractions Unit Focus/Big Ideas: Making connection…

## PS 42X Grade 3 Chapter 6

Grade 2/Chapter 6: 3-Digit Addition and Subtraction Challenge: Turn 50% of the lessons in this chapter into a game! Resources: Tools, Models and Strategies Sample Graphic Organizer for Problem Solving (editable version) Online Resource: Engage Video: Using Chip Models for Two and Three Digit Addend Addition and Subtraction Engage Math Studio Talk:…