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LeBron's Shots and Number Patterns

LeBron is at practice - figure out his shooting sequence. Aligns with Common Core Math 4.OA.5 (number patterns).

Tom StinsonMinions 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 (2)

Professor Knight has assigned a group reading. Aligns with Common Core Math 4.OA.3 (multistep with remainder) and 4.OA.4 (factors).

Tom StinsonMonsters University - Reading Together

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

Tom StinsonMonsters University - We Like Cake (2)

Math isn't as scary as monsters after all. Aligns with Common Core Math 4.OA.4 (factors).

Tom StinsonMonsters University - We Like Cake

Math isn't as scary as monsters after all. Aligns with Common Core Math 4.NF.3 (understanding fractions).

Tom StinsonTim Duncan, the Spurs and their Stats Sheet

Using real data from Game 6 of the NBA Finals 2013, let's fill out some stats. Aligned with Common Core Math 4.OA.3 (multistep word problems) and 4.NF.4 (multiply fraction by whole number).

Tom StinsonPSY, Britney and Ellen party together

How many party buses are needed? Aligns with Common Core Math 4.OA.3 (multistep word problems involving division where the remainder must be interpreted).

Tom StinsonMonsters University - Mike Works Hard

It's a new academic year at Monsters University and Mike Wazowski is working hard. Aligns with Common Core Math 4.OA.2 (multiplicative comparison).

Tom StinsonMiguel Cabrera and More Home Runs

Check out Miguel Cabrera's home run numbers. Aligns with Common Core Math 4.OA.2 (multiplicative comparison).

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