PS 42X Grade 1 Unpacking

Grade 1: Unit 3 – Addition Strategies PD Activity: Understanding Problem Types (See: CCSS, pg. 88 or NC Unpacked, pg. 32) Levels for calculating sums (See pg. 127E in TE, NC Unpacked, pg. 12 – 13) We add like units. 2 birds + 3 fish Fluency Carousel (adapted): What is…

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PS 42X – Grade 2 Unpacking

Grade 2 – Unit 2: Numbers to 1,000 Developing Content Knowledge: Activity involving Base 5 Vertical View of Place Value by Trish Guinee, Ph.D (presentation slides) Online Resources: EngageNY Math Studio 2.NBT – use with Go Math PD Series pg. 71E of TE Dr. Nicki’s Pintrest: Place Value Blackline Masters Place Value IWB Weebly “Place Value”…

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PS 42X – Kinder Unpacking

Kindergarten – Unit 1: Represent, Count and Write Numbers to 0 to 5 Online Resources: Matching Game about the Counting Principles – use with pg. 9E of TE Matching Game for kids about numerals EngageNY Math Studio K.CC – use with Go Math PD Series pg. 9E of TE Dr. Nicki’s Pintrest:…

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Unpacking a Unit of Study

When unpacking a unit of study we should always aim to deepen our understanding about what we plan to teach, while also thinking about what pedagogical strategies that will best meet the needs of our students. Below are Six Steps in Unpacking a Unit of Study: Recommended Reading: Edutopia’s Common Core…

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