What's and How's
A Differentiated Problem Posing Lesson
Course of Study Objectives/Student
Students will learn how manipulatives help their math.
Students will learn to express their mathematical thinking.
Students will hear how others came up with their problem solution.
Students will see how 1, 10 and 100's relate.
NCTM Standards Addressed:
Representation Standard- students have opurtunity to represent their mathematical thinking.
Number and Operation Standard- understanding numbers
Alegebra Standard-understanding patterns in numbers.
Problem Solving Standard
ODE Standards Addressed:
Number, Number Sense and Operations Standard
Patterns, Functions and Algebra Standard
Mathematical Processes Standard
Big Paper with area for kids to work, 3 sheets one per group.
Colored Shapes- 2 big and 2 little of each one (this helps students know which problem and which area on the paper they will be working on).
Math problems written on same color as the shape- and then have shape on paper also
Different Manipulatives- dice, dominoes, bears, unifix cubes, base ten blocks, paper/pencil
Student by themselves
Students with partners
Date Lesson Taught:
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