## Reflection: Student Ownership Matrices in the World Around Us - Section 1: Warm-Up

During today's warm-up, I was pretty hands off with my students. If they expressed that they were having difficulties I encouraged students to refer to their notes from yesterday. I think that it is important for students to take the initiative to review the necessary skills. They should know everything that they need to in order to complete these tasks.Their mathematical practices should support their work as they pull it all together.

By the end of today's lesson I want all of my students to be comfortable with the procedure and to have a general understanding of matrix multiplication, using numerical and algebraic terms.

Keeping my distance to promote autonomy
Student Ownership: Keeping my distance to promote autonomy

# Matrices in the World Around Us

Unit 10: Matrices
Lesson 2 of 12

## Big Idea: Students use matrices to model real world problems and discover matrices can be quite useful in business mathematics.

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Math, Precalculus and Calculus, modeling, matrix, Algebra 2, Matrix Multiplication, 12th Grade, real world applications
50 minutes

### Tiffany Dawdy

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