Sunnyvale
September 24, 2021, 11:00:00 PM
Friday
Level 4

Ms. Caitlyn

Target 1​

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New

Data Probability

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Ratio

Understand ratio concepts and use ratio reasoning to solve problems.

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Understand that a ratio represents a comparison of two quantities.

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Grade:

6th

Vocabulary:

Ratio, Comparison, Quantities

Activities:

Students went on a scavenger hunt for six different types of fruit.

 

Students created a table to show the quantities of each fruit.

 

Students wrote the ratio of one fruit to another both numerically and in words (ex.: 6 oranges and 3 apples are notated as oranges : apples or 6 : 3).

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Target 2

Lesson Type:
New
Algebra
Variable
Solve equations that use variables to represent unknown numbers.

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Supporting targets:
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Identify in a given problem what the unknown information is.

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Read, write, and evaluate expressions in which letters stand for numbers.

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Grade:

6th

Vocabulary:

Variable, Unknown, Expression

Activities:

Students solved puzzles where each symbol represented an unknown number.

 

Students connected the puzzles to algebraic expressions.

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Target 3

Lesson Type:
New
Number Operation
Computation
Solve multi-step problems within 1,000 (addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division).

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Supporting targets:
1:

Solve problems that have more than one operation.

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Understand that the presence of parenthesis in an arithmetic equation signals for this part of the problem to be solved first.

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Understand that the order of operations must be followed to evaluate expressions.

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Define PEMDAS – Parenthesis, Exponents, Multiplication, Division, Addition, Subtraction.

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Correctly identify the order of operations and use them to simplify expressions.

Grade:

5th

Vocabulary:

Order of Operations, PEMDAS, Parentheses

Activities:

Students solved multi-step problems that were written on Post-Its.

 

Students were given ten Post-Its each and raced to see who could solve the most problems quickly and accurately.

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