Tuesday, July 7
Using Combination Charts to Solve Problems



Standards: 6.NS.C.8, 6.EE.A.2, 6.EE.B.6, 7.EE.B.3, 8.EE.C.7, 8.EE.C.8


Wednesday, July 8
Solving Problems with Fractions



Standards: 6.G.1, 7.NS.1, 7.G.A.1

All For Pie, Pie For All


Standard: 5.NF.B.4


Thursday, July 9
Growing Dots (Linear Equations)



Standards: 6.EE.A.1, 6.EE.A.2, 6.EE.C.9, 7.EE.B.4, 8.EE.B.5, 8.F.A.2, 8.F.B.4, 8.F.B.5



Friday, July 10
Integer Arithmetic / Using Algeblocks

Matter vs. Antimatter (YouTube Video)

Below is the Scratch program for the Balloon Model of integer arithmetic. You will need to download Scratch 1.4.


Alternatively, you can use the following link to run the program online (you probably won't be able to edit anything this way, though): Balloon Model



DIY Algebra Tiles

Standards: 6.NS.B.5, 6.EE.B.5, 6.EE.B.6, 6.EE.B.7, 7.NS.1, 7.EE.B.4


Monday, July 20
Thinking about Ratio and Proportion



Standards: 6.RP.A, 7.RP.A.1


Tuesday, July 21
Problem Solving with Ratio and Proportion

(no movie candy!)

Standards: 6.RP.A, 7.RP.A.1


Wednesday, July 22
More Problems with Ratio and Proportion

(corrected movie candy!)

Standards: 6.RP.A, 7.RP.A.1


The Border Problem



Standards: 6.SP.A.1, 6.SP.A.2, 6.SP.A.3, 7.SP.B.4,


Thursday, July 23
Probability Poppers (Histograms)



Standards: 6.SP.B.2, 6.SP.B.4, 7.SP.A.1, 7.SP.C.7.B

What is Typical?



Standards: 6.SP.A.1, 6.SP.A.2, 6.SP.A.3, 6.SP.B.4


Friday, July 24
Functions and Rate of Change





Standards: 7.EE.C.9, 8.F.A.1, 8.F.A.2, 8.F.B.5


Saturday, October 24
How Big is Barbie?



Standards: 6.RPA.1, 6.RPA.2, 6.RPA.3, 7.RPA.1, 7.RPA.2, 7.RPA.3,