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Algebra I

North High

Worcester, MA

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Unit 11 - Functions and Modeling(13 Lessons)

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Algebra I

» Unit:

Functions and Modeling

Big Idea:This unit is about functions, modeling, and student choice. Today's lesson is an introduction to the final four weeks of school.

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28 Resources

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Class of 2017 Fundraiser: Modeling and Interpretation

Algebra I

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Functions and Modeling

Big Idea:When a modeling problem makes practical sense, students are game to understand it as much as possible.

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38 Resources

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Checking Your Models and Delta Math of Your Choice

Algebra I

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Functions and Modeling

Big Idea:Web-based tools offer new opportunities for what can happen in the math classroom. This lesson offers two examples.

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13 Resources

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Work Period: Review Work & New Work

Algebra I

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Functions and Modeling

Big Idea:This lesson is an example of what's to come for the rest of the year: student choice, review topics, new ideas, and a great workshop vibe.

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11 Resources

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Review and Work Periods

Algebra I

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Functions and Modeling

Big Idea:Daily review openers are used to frame different ideas before students continue along their own paths.

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13 Resources

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The Locker Problem

Algebra I

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Functions and Modeling

Big Idea:Group problem solving comprises half the final exam in this course. Today's lesson is a high-spirited introduction to what I'll ask students to do.

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14 Resources

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Computer Lab Day: More Practice

Algebra I

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Functions and Modeling

Big Idea:When students know what to expect, things can click in a new a way!

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8 Resources

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Mixture Problems

Algebra I

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Functions and Modeling

Big Idea:Mixture problems are hard, but there are a lot of places they can fit in an Algebra 1 curriculum, so they're the perfect lens for review as the year comes to a close.

30 Resources

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30 Resources

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Three Review and Work Periods

Algebra I

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Functions and Modeling

Big Idea:We're reviewing, making connections, solving problems, and listening to some good tunes as the year nears its end.

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16 Resources

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Class Exit Survey and This Is How You Study!

Algebra I

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Functions and Modeling

Big Idea:Successes, challenges, and goals for next year. As we reach the end of one adventure, we look ahead to what's next!

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8 Resources

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Group Problem Solving, Session 2

Algebra I

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Functions and Modeling

Big Idea:The pursuit is more fun than the solution, and kids will be excited to note that they've learned to be satisfied in making progress and talking math, even if they don't reach an "end".

11 Resources

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11 Resources

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The Last Day of Class

Algebra I

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Functions and Modeling

Big Idea:When a class ends, our relationship with students changes. Isn't that a magical moment?

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8 Resources

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Final Exam

Algebra I

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Functions and Modeling

Big Idea:I want my final exam to reflect the priorities I've stated to students throughout the year. That's why kids will work together to solve problems in addition to working alone on today's test.

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14 Resources

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