Introduction

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Pixel Pattern

Pixel Pattern

LinkPixel Pattern

Debrief

Five Ideas

Deconstruct the experience. What are the three acts of this story? What were the teacher moves? How is it different than the same kind of problem in a textbook?

LinkThree-Act Math

Finish the Story

Popcorn Picker

Which acts are missing? What media or information would you need to gather to turn these partial stories into complete math problems?

LinkYou Pour, I Choose

LinkDueling Discounts

LinkFinals Week

LinkSplit Time

LinkFile Cabinet

LinkLeaky Faucet

LinkSuper Bear

LinkPrint Job

LinkSugar Packets

Homework

  1. Take our survey. Was this useful? What can we do to continue to support your work?
  2. Create a three-act rates task using a situation from your own life.
  3. Help yourself to the resources below.

LinkDan Meyer’s Three-Act Math Tasks

LinkMathalicious

Link101questions

Guess the Age

Guess the Age

LinkGuess the Age Slides

Debrief

Deconstruct the experience. What are the three acts of this story? What were the teacher moves? How is it different than the same kind of problem in a textbook?

LinkDebrief

Intellectual Need Stories

FileProblem #1

FileProblem #2

FileProblem #3

FileProblem #4

FileProblem #5

FileProblem #6

FileProblem #7

linkReport Out

Intellectual Need Activities

LinkIntellectual Need Activities

LinkRules for the Road

Homework

  1. Email a photo or a video that’s less than one minute long to dan@mrmeyer.com that you think will provoke a lot of questions. Deadline is 10PM tonight.
  2. Take the end-of-the-day survey.

LinkEnd-of-the-Day Survey

Functionary

What kind of intellectual need does this generate? What kind of mathematics does it lead to?

LinkFunctionary

Intellectual Need w/ Multimedia

linkWhat is your question?

linkResults

Break Their Tools

FileSystems of Equations

FileSlope Formula

FileMeasures of Central Tendency

FileHistograms

FileFactoring Trinomials

FileAngle Labels

FileScientific Notation

LinkReport Out

Just Add Need

FileAngular Velocity

FileBead Store

FileBedroom Area

FileBrick Patio

FileCar Wreck

FileMarine Biology

FileMini Golf

FilePostal Service

FileRemote Control Car

LinkReport Out

Standards Rodeo

link6th Grade Report-Out

link7th Grade Report-Out

link8th Grade Report-Out

linkHigh School Report-Out

Homework

  1. Take the end-of-the-day survey.
  2. Commit to doing something around intellectual need this next school year.

LinkEnd-of-the-Day Survey

Resources

Link101questions

LinkEstimation 180