Lesson Plans by the Chicago Lesson Study Group

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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_inequality776 out of 1646 people found it Useful
Introducing fractions1Takahashi, Akihiko2009-03-03Mills College Children’s School, Oakland, CATakahashi, Akihiko3, 4, 5 ,6Math3.NFFractions_, fractions746 out of 1721 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 approach685 out of 1437 people found it Useful
Fractions1Carter, Tracey - Kotler, Rebecca - McDougal, Tom2007-05-10Sixth Annual Chicago Lesson Study ConferenceCarter, Tracey3Math3.NF664 out of 1486 people found it Useful
Finding the Area and Perimeter of Polygons1Naughton, Katie - Couri, Gina - Kurowski, Carol2004-01-12St. Josaphat SchoolCouri, Gina6Math6.G.1652 out of 1500 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.5Subtraction647 out of 1439 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, geoboard644 out of 1447 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.6Decimals625 out of 1471 people found it Useful
Determining the Rule for Finding Equivalent Fractions1Jay Laughlin, Drago Petrusic, and Char Seiverling2012-02-23Prieto Public Research LessonJay Laughlin4Math4.NF.14th grade, equivalent fractions613 out of 1352 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.6Decimals588 out of 1453 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---584 out of 1267 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 line568 out of 1177 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 formula554 out of 1288 people found it Useful
Students Strides1Kowieski, Jen - Brown, Heather - Kaplan, Laura - Root, Kathy - Carroll, Gina2006-09-21NCTM Regional ConferenceKowieski, Jen5Math4.NF.7, decimals531 out of 1238 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 approach530 out of 1223 people found it Useful
Punch Mix-Up1Thigpen, Donna - Finke, Kathleen - Brown, Heather - Kowieski, Jen2005-05-21National Teachers Academy Professional Development SchoolHolliday, Lorna5Math6.RP.3520 out of 1175 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, Polynomials518 out of 1164 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_reasoning511 out of 1246 people found it Useful
Volume of a Stair-Step1McDougal, Thomas - Takahashi, Akihiko2006-11-27Chicago Futabakai Japanese SchoolMcDougal, Thomas3Math5.MD.5.C499 out of 1165 people found it Useful
Measurement and Conversion of Units in a Recipe1Couri, Gina - Kurowski, Carol - Naughton, Katie2003-05-23St. Josaphat SchoolCouri, Gina4Math4.MD.2490 out of 1153 people found it Useful
Crafty Fractions1Couri, Gina - Fitzpatrick, Kathleen - Carter, Tracey - Taylor, LaTina - Gue, Valerie2005-05-19St. Josaphat SchoolFitzpatrick, Kathleen3Math3.NF.3, fractions485 out of 1084 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_solving, equation483 out of 1050 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.NBT466 out of 1089 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_solving464 out of 1071 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 solving460 out of 1018 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 formula450 out of 983 people found it Useful
Patterns In Hexagon Tables1Thigpen, Donna - Carter, Tracey - Naughton, Katie - Kurowski, Carol2004-05-22National Teachers Academy Professional Development SchoolThigpen, Donna6Math7.EE.4441 out of 997 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.3434 out of 949 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, cube425 out of 1047 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.3419 out of 964 people found it Useful
Representing relationships with equations1Takahashi, Akihiko2002-10-03Meadow Heights Elementary School, San Mateo, CATakahashi, Akihiko3Math1.OA.7Representing numbers, Equations, Cuisenaire Rods419 out of 959 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 397 out of 882 people found it Useful
Applying Proportionality in Scale Drawings1Brown, Heather - Fink, Kathleen - Holliday, Lorna - Kowieski, Jen - Thigpen, Donna2005-05-19St. Josaphat SchoolKowieski, Jen6Math7.G.1370 out of 820 people found it Useful