Mathematics

This mathematics group was created by the Virginia Department of Education to serve as a general group for mathematics resources and instruction.
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2.NBT Number Line Comparisons

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This is a task from the Illustrative Mathematics website that is one part of a complete illustration of the standard to which it is aligned. Each task has at least one solution and some commentary that addresses important asects of the task and its potential use. Here are the first few lines of the commentary for this task: Plot the following numbers on the number line. 456 \ \ 983\ \ 938 \ \ 425 \ \ 220 \ \ 202\ \ 799 Choose eight pairs of numbers from those you plotted o...

Material Type: Activity/Lab

Author: Illustrative Mathematics

1.NBT Ford and Logan Add 45+36

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This is a task from the Illustrative Mathematics website that is one part of a complete illustration of the standard to which it is aligned. Each task has at least one solution and some commentary that addresses important aspects of the task and its potential use.

Material Type: Activity/Lab

Introduction to Metric System

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This resource is a lesson plan that can be used to introduce students to the metric system. The lesson starts with a powerpoint story that introduces students to a mnenomic device to help remember the metric prefixes. The lesson then has students create a foldable so that they can investigate the different metric units. The lesson ends with a word sort. There are videos that show how the foldables and the word sort work.

Material Type: Lesson Plan

Grade 5 Math Module 1

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In Module 1, students ' understanding of the patterns in the base ten system are extended from Grade 4 's work with place value of multi-digit whole numbers and decimals to hundredths to the thousandths place. In Grade 5, students deepen their knowledge through a more generalized understanding of the relationships between and among adjacent places on the place value chart, e.g., 1 tenth times any digit on the place value chart moves it one place value to the right. Toward the module 's end students apply these new understandings as they reason about and perform decimal operations through the hundredths place.

Material Type: Activity/Lab, Assessment, Lesson Plan

2.OA, NBT Saving Money 2

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This is a task from the Illustrative Mathematics website that is one part of a complete illustration of the standard to which it is aligned. Each task has at least one solution and some commentary that addresses important asects of the task and its potential use. Here are the first few lines of the commentary for this task: Louis wants to give \$15 to help kids who need school supplies. He also wants to buy a pair of shoes for \$39. How much money will he have to save for ...

Material Type: Activity/Lab

Author: Illustrative Mathematics

1.OA Doubles?

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This is a task from the Illustrative Mathematics website that is one part of a complete illustration of the standard to which it is aligned. Each task has at least one solution and some commentary that addresses important aspects of the task and its potential use.

Material Type: Activity/Lab

1.OA Domino Addition

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This is a task from the Illustrative Mathematics website that is one part of a complete illustration of the standard to which it is aligned. Each task has at least one solution and some commentary that addresses important asects of the task and its potential use. Here are the first few lines of the commentary for this task: Materials A large set of dominoes to affix to a whiteboard or place in a pocket chart, or a regular set to use on a document projector. One set of domi...

Material Type: Activity/Lab

Author: Illustrative Mathematics

Dividing Whole Numbers by Fractions

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This resource is a lesson plan for introducing students to the concept of dividing whole numbers by fractions. The lesson is broken into 6 parts to keep students' interest. There are many oportunities built into the lesson to check student understanding.

Material Type: Lesson Plan