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Amanda Cole

1st Grade Math

KIPP Central City Primary

New Orleans, LA

Urban Environment

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(16 Units, 143 Lessons)

Unit 1 - Creating a Culture of Math(10 Lessons)

Unit 1 - Creating a Culture of Math(10 Lessons)

Unit 2 - Count to 100 Every Day!(13 Lessons)

Unit 3 - 10: A First Grader's Best Friend(10 Lessons)

Unit 4 - Charting and Analyzing Data(7 Lessons)

Unit 5 - Inch by Inch, Paperclip by Paperclip(10 Lessons)

Unit 6 - Properties of Addition and Subtraction(12 Lessons)

Unit 7 - Shapes and Blocks(10 Lessons)

Unit 8 - Understanding Equality(8 Lessons)

Unit 9 - Adding and Subtracting: Base Ten(5 Lessons)

Unit 10 - Solving 3 Addend Problems (8 Lessons)

Unit 11 - Missing Parts: Unknowns in All Positions(10 Lessons)

Unit 12 - Parts of a Whole(5 Lessons)

Unit 13 - Tick Tock, Tick Tock(9 Lessons)

Unit 14 - Time is Money: Hitting all the MD Standards(14 Lessons)

Unit 15 - Base 10 Bonanza(5 Lessons)

Unit 16 - What the WHAT?! Teaching Challenging Story Problems(7 Lessons)

What are our norms for how we listen?

1st Grade Math

» Unit:

Creating a Culture of Math

Big Idea:This lesson helps build a strong culture of problem solvers, and it can work as an introduction in 1st grade or as a Kindergarten lesson!

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14 Resources

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Explaining Other People's Thinking

1st Grade Math

» Unit:

Creating a Culture of Math

Big Idea:Set up a culture of listening and understanding in your classroom with this meta cognitive lesson on what our brains do when we listen.

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16 Resources

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What is a story problem?

1st Grade Math

» Unit:

Creating a Culture of Math

Big Idea:Start your year off strong with this introduction to problem solving in first grade! Or use this lesson to kick off your Kindergarten problem solving unit.

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12 Resources

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Criteria for Success: Story Problem

1st Grade Math

» Unit:

Creating a Culture of Math

Big Idea:Students learn the basics of "Modeling with Mathematics" (CCSS.MP.4) as they practice putting their thinking on paper in this beginning of year lesson.

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15 Resources

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What is the action of the problem?

1st Grade Math

» Unit:

Creating a Culture of Math

Big Idea:Students work towards CCSS.MP1: Make sense of and persevere through problems with this introductory lesson. Students learn to visualize what is happening in the problem.

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15 Resources

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Put together or Take Away?

1st Grade Math

» Unit:

Creating a Culture of Math

Big Idea:Idea: Students learn the basics of 1.OA.1 by mixing addition and subtraction word problems from day 1. The focus question is: Put together or take away?

15 Resources

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15 Resources

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Act it out!

1st Grade Math

» Unit:

Creating a Culture of Math

Big Idea:Students solve problems and begin to explore the "counting on" strategy!

15 Resources

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15 Resources

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Is Your Dance Card Full?

1st Grade Math

» Unit:

Creating a Culture of Math

Big Idea:Students use the language of the problems to help them identify whether or not they are adding more animals to the dance floor or taking away. This lesson is based on the book Giraffes Can't Dance.

19 Resources

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19 Resources

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Pumpkin Patch Math

1st Grade Math

» Unit:

Creating a Culture of Math

Big Idea:We up the rigor in this strategy share! Students are expected to show 2 strategies for each problem in this fall inspired lesson.

17 Resources

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17 Resources

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What is counting on?

1st Grade Math

» Unit:

Creating a Culture of Math

Big Idea:Students play a mystery game to practice a counting on strategy. This is a great lesson to reach different kinds of learners!

14 Resources

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14 Resources

20 Favorites