NBA, Equations and Inequalities (2)

Heat or Spurs? Practice algebraic inequalities using real data from the NBA Finals 2013. Aligned with Common Core Math 6.EE.8 (inequalities).

Tom StinsonJay-Z, Transition Words and Keeping It Real

Because Hamlet said, "above all, to thine own self be true". Aligns with Common Core ELA W.[6-8].1c, W.[6-8].2c, and W.[6-8].3c (transition words).

Sandra WatsonBieber Fever and Transition Words (2)

One fan catches a serious case of Bieber fever. Aligns with Common Core ELA W.9-10.1c, W.9-10.2c, W.11-12.1c, W.11-12.2c (transition words and phrases).

Sandra WatsonMonsters U and Transition Words (2)

In the heat of their arguments, Mike and Sulley still manage to use the right transition words. Aligns with Common Core ELA W.[3-5].1c, W.[3-5].2c, and W.[3-5].3c (transition words).

Sandra WatsonMonsters Football League + Simultaneous Equations

In a Monsters world, football has different rules. Aligns with Common Core Math 8.EE.8 (solve simultaneous linear equations in two variables).

Sam RealiYoda vs Obi-Wan - Sandwich Race

Yoda and Obi-Wan are competing to see who has made more sandwiches. Aligned with Common Core Math 5.NBT.1 (place value).

Sam RealiOne Direction - Let's Party

One Direction throws a party for their friends. Aligned with Common Core Math 7.EE.4 (Linear inequalities).

Sandra WatsonLeBron and Linear Equations

Get smart about NBA stats. Aligned with Common Core Math 7.EE.4 (linear equations) and 7.NS.3 (real world problem involving 4 operations).

Tom StinsonIron Man and his Flying Speed

How fast is the Iron Man, really? Aligned with Common Core Math 7.RP.1 (unit rates and ratios of fractions) and 7.NS.2 (multiplication and division of rational numbers).

Sam RealiThe Hobbit and Probability

Before going on the journey to recover Erebor's gold, Bilbo and others convene to assess how likely Smaug the dragon is still alive. Aligned with Common Core Math 7.SP.5 (probability and likelihood).

Sam RealiTranslate Gru's Instructions into Math Expressions

Gru tells his minions: do this and do that! Aligns with Common Core Math 6.EE.2 (write, read and evaluate expressions).

Sandra WatsonMonopoly - It's all about Math

Knowing your Math keeps you sharp at Monopoly. Here is why. Aligned with Common Core Math 6.NS.5 (positive and negative numbers used together in a real world setting).

Sandra WatsonThe President's Tour (2)

The President's visiting multiple cities. Help him plan for the weather. Aligns with Common Core Math 6.NS.7 (understand ordering and absolute value of rational numbers).

Sandra WatsonClash of Clans and Math (2)

Knowing your Math keeps you sharp at Clash of Clans. Here is why. Aligned with Common Core Math 6.RP.2 (ratios and unit rates).

Sam RealiNBA, Ratios and Percentages (1)

Practice your ratios and percentages using real data from NBA Finals 2013. Aligned with Common Core Math 6.RP.1 (ratios) and 6.RP.3 (ratios and percentages in real world settings).

Tom StinsonCandy Crush - Crushing Fractions (2)

Get some practice with fractions using Candy Crush. Aligned with Common Core Math 4.NF.3 (addition and subtraction of fractions) and 4.NF.4 (multiplication of fractions by whole numbers).

Sandra WatsonMinions and a Banana Party

Minions learn to share bananas equally. Aligns with Common Core Math 4.OA.3 (multistep with remainder).

Tom StinsonMonsters University - Reading Together

Professor Knight has assigned a group reading. Aligns with Common Core Math 4.OA.4 (factors).

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