Sunnyvale
July 15, 2021, 10:30:00 PM
Thursday
Level 2

Ms. Melissa

Target 1​

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New

Algebra

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Variable

Solve addition and subtraction problems where a symbol is used to represent an unknown quantity.

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Informal introduction to variables.

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Explain that symbols can be anything: a question mark, a blank space, a color, a shape. The symbol is just an indication of what needs to be solved.

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Look closely at the problem to determine what needs to be solved, it is not always after the =.

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3rd

Vocabulary:

Variable, Symbol, Replacing

Activities:

- Students identified the variables of different equations.

- Students used different strategies to solve for the variables (dots, fruits, counting backwards, numberline).

- Students created a cube with stickers to generate their variables.

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Target 2

Lesson Type:
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Algebra
Classification
Classify objects based on some property they have in common.

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Use a classification key.

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In a given group of objects, determine which objects does not fit with the others.

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Name the property that objects have in common.

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Grade:

2nd

Vocabulary:

Classification, Sorting, Organizing

Activities:

- Students were given different animal manipulatives and classified them based on what the class discussion.

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