Lesson Plans by the Chicago Lesson Study Group

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Determining the Rule for Finding Equivalent Fractions1Jay Laughlin, Drago Petrusic, and Char Seiverling2012-02-23Prieto Public Research LessonJay Laughlin4Math4.NF.14th grade, equivalent fractions521 out of 1179 people found it Useful
Inventing Function Notation3Tom McDougal and Andrew Friesema2012-02-03Prieto Lesson Study Open HouseTom McDougal8, 9Algebra - FunctionsInterpreting Functions, Mathematical practice #3functions,_function_notation,_inventing,_discussion,, logical_reasoning415 out of 1037 people found it Useful
How many cards do we need to display the dates of the month on the wall?2Takahashi, Akihiko2010-05-14Central Valley Lesson Study Conference, Fresno, CATakahashi, Akihiko5Math4.NBT414 out of 968 people found it Useful
Take It Away!1E. Alcantara, Y. Guzman, J. Lerner, K. Nelson, N. Ortega, L. Zaimi2010-04-29Chicago Lesson Study GroupOrtega, Nathanael2Math2.NBT.5Subtraction567 out of 1273 people found it Useful
Experience the 5E Instructional Model with Electrical Circuits1Rogg, Steven - Hergenrother, Emily - Mazzucco, Evelyn2010-03-15Greenman Elementary School, Aurora, IllinoisRogg, Steven, Ph.D.Science---495 out of 1101 people found it Useful
How many cards do we need to display the dates of the month on the wall?1Takahashi, Akihiko2009-10-152009 Nueva Gifted Learning Conference, Hillsborough, CATakahashi, Akihiko3Math4.NBTplace value notation, Problem Solving 338 out of 768 people found it Useful
Where Should You Turn?2Carter, Tracey - Kaplan, Laura - McDougal, Tom and the Chicago Lesson Study Group2009-03-31Sabin SchoolMcDougal, Tom3Math4.NF.6Decimals528 out of 1257 people found it Useful
Introducing fractions1Takahashi, Akihiko2009-03-03Mills College Children’s School, Oakland, CATakahashi, Akihiko3, 4, 5 ,6Math3.NFFractions_, fractions660 out of 1529 people found it Useful
Where Should You Turn?1Carter, Tracey - Kaplan, Laura - Mazzucco, Evelyn - McDougal, Tom and the Chicago Lesson Study Group2008-05-09The Chicago Lesson Study ConferenceCarter, Tracey3Math4.NF.6Decimals499 out of 1221 people found it Useful
How many isosceles triangles can you find?2Takahashi, Akihiko2007-10-25The gifted learning conference at the Nueva School, Hillsborough, CATakahashi, Akihiko5Math5.G.4Isosceles triangle, geoboard, open-ended approach605 out of 1271 people found it Useful
Art or Junk? Discovering the Triangle Inequality1Brown, Heather - McDougal, Thomas - Takahashi, Akihiko and the Chicago Lesson Study Group2007-05-12The Sixth Annual Lesson Study ConferenceMcDougal, Thomas6Math7.G.2, triangle_inequality669 out of 1441 people found it Useful
Reciprocals of Quadratic Functions1Brown, Heather - Ceaser, Marla - Farrell, Ann - Hergonrother, Emily - Hoopes, Kate - Kaplan, Laura - Mazzucco, Evelyn2007-05-11Adlai E. Stevenson High School, Lincolnshire, ILBrown, Heather9MathA-CED.1, Polynomials447 out of 1020 people found it Useful
Fractions1Carter, Tracey - Kotler, Rebecca - McDougal, Tom2007-05-10Sixth Annual Chicago Lesson Study ConferenceCarter, Tracey3Math3.NF587 out of 1309 people found it Useful
The Secret of the Crystal Ball1Takahashi, Akihiko2007-04-26Lesson Study Workshop at Las Cruces, NMTakahashi, Akihiko8Math6.EE.2 & 6Mathematical expressions, Problem solving388 out of 883 people found it Useful
Problem Solving with Multi-Step Number Stories1Phillips, Kara - Mahoney Betty, Shannon - Ana Solis, Scalia2007-03-07Chicago Lesson Study GroupAlbers, Katherine5Math3.OA.3, problem_solving412 out of 951 people found it Useful
Playing Math Fever1Takahashi, Akihiko2007-01-11Lesson Study Workshop at the Van Buren Middle School, Albuquerque, NMTakahashi, Akihiko7Math6.NS.5Negative number, Number line489 out of 1030 people found it Useful
Volume of a Stair-Step1McDougal, Thomas - Takahashi, Akihiko2006-11-27Chicago Futabakai Japanese SchoolMcDougal, Thomas3Math5.MD.5.C436 out of 1042 people found it Useful
Students Strides1Kowieski, Jen - Brown, Heather - Kaplan, Laura - Root, Kathy - Carroll, Gina2006-09-21NCTM Regional ConferenceKowieski, Jen5Math4.NF.7, decimals444 out of 1053 people found it Useful
Does the area of the quadrilateral change?2Takahashi, Akihiko2006-05-13Chicago Lesson Study Conference 2006Takahashi, Akihiko6Math6.G.1Problem solving, area of parallelogram, area formula485 out of 1141 people found it Useful
Does the area of the quadrilateral change?1Takahashi, Akihiko2006-05-04Lesson Study Workshop at Albuquerque, NMTakahashi, Akihiko6Math6.G.1Problem solving, area of parallelogram, area formula384 out of 845 people found it Useful
Punch Mix-Up1Thigpen, Donna - Finke, Kathleen - Brown, Heather - Kowieski, Jen2005-05-21National Teachers Academy Professional Development SchoolHolliday, Lorna5Math6.RP.3443 out of 1015 people found it Useful
Half Math Quilt1Carter, Tracey - Taylor, LaTina - Gue, Valerie - Couri, Gina - Fitzpatrick, Kathy2005-05-21National Teachers Academy Professional Development SchoolCarter, Tracey3Math3.NF.3366 out of 855 people found it Useful
Crafty Fractions1Couri, Gina - Fitzpatrick, Kathleen - Carter, Tracey - Taylor, LaTina - Gue, Valerie2005-05-19St. Josaphat SchoolFitzpatrick, Kathleen3Math3.NF.3, fractions414 out of 943 people found it Useful
Applying Proportionality in Scale Drawings1Brown, Heather - Fink, Kathleen - Holliday, Lorna - Kowieski, Jen - Thigpen, Donna2005-05-19St. Josaphat SchoolKowieski, Jen6Math7.G.1309 out of 701 people found it Useful
Developing Algebraic Reasoning Through Problem Solving1Couri, Gina - Fitzpatrick, Kathy - Rippy, Tonya - Taylor, LaTina2004-05-22National Teachers Academy Professional Development SchoolTaylor, LaTina3Math3.OA.3373 out of 838 people found it Useful
Patterns In Hexagon Tables1Thigpen, Donna - Carter, Tracey - Naughton, Katie - Kurowski, Carol2004-05-22National Teachers Academy Professional Development SchoolThigpen, Donna6Math7.EE.4370 out of 840 people found it Useful
Finding the Area and Perimeter of Polygons1Naughton, Katie - Couri, Gina - Kurowski, Carol2004-01-12St. Josaphat SchoolCouri, Gina6Math6.G.1576 out of 1339 people found it Useful
How many isosceles triangles can you find?1Takahashi, Akihiko2003-10-17Michigan Council of Teachers of Mathematics 54th Annual ConferenceTakahashi, Akihiko7Math5.G.4Isosceles triangle, geoboard, open-ended approach443 out of 1055 people found it Useful
Measurement and Conversion of Units in a Recipe1Couri, Gina - Kurowski, Carol - Naughton, Katie2003-05-23St. Josaphat SchoolCouri, Gina4Math4.MD.2415 out of 998 people found it Useful
Which container holds a larger amount of popcorn?1Takahashi, Akihiko2003-01-24NWREL Lesson Study Institute At the Harriet Tubman Middle School, Portland, OregonTakahashi, Akihiko7Math6.G.2Volume of a rectangular prism, Problem solving405 out of 899 people found it Useful
Representing relationships with equations1Takahashi, Akihiko2002-10-03Meadow Heights Elementary School, San Mateo, CATakahashi, Akihiko3Math1.OA.7Representing numbers, Equations, Cuisenaire Rods363 out of 846 people found it Useful
Finding the Area of Shapes1Takahashi, Akihiko2002-04-16Lesson Study Workshop at San Mateo CA, April 15-18, 2002Takahashi, Akihiko4Math3.MD.6 & 7Finding the area, equivalent-area transformation, area of parallelogram, open-ended approach, geoboard558 out of 1291 people found it Useful
How many edges do I need to cut in order to open a cube?1Takahashi, Akihiko2001-08-10Lesson Study Summer Workshop at the Brewer Island School, San Mateo, CATakahashi, Akihiko5Math6.G.4problem solving, open-ended approach, cube376 out of 930 people found it Useful