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…

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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:…

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PS 42X Grade 3 Unpacking Chapters 9

Chapter 9 Compare Fractions Spend 2.5 – 3 weeks on this chapter. Online Resources Visnos: http://www.visnos.com/demos EngageNY: NF Video Fraction Bars (Not to share with students, very boring, but great for teacher learning on how to use concrete models to teach fractions.) Fraction Game from Marilyn Burns Stage 4 Fluencies: Terms related to…

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PS 42X Grade 3 Unpacking Chapters 8

Chapter 8 Understanding Fractions Released Items: 3.NF.1, 3.NF.2, 3.NF.3 (all tested every year) Data from June Instructional Report 2015: 3.NF.1, MC (3x), 70% 3.NF.2b, MC, 47% 3.NF.3a, MC, 23%, CR, 20% achieving maximum of 2 points 3.NF.3b, MC, 32%, CR 30% achieving maximum of 3 points Online Resources Visnos: http://www.visnos.com/demos EngageNY: NF Video Fraction Bars (Not…

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