Schedule:
Mon 
Tues 
Weds 
Fri 
Jan
25 Fractions. 
More comparing fractions: 
Fractions and the size of the whole. Homework 
Equivalent fractions part 1: physical models. 
Feb 1 Review of 3rd grade fraction strategies. Homework: For
each of the strategies: same denominator, same numerator, transitive
and residual, write a compare problem, and explain how to solve it.
(due Weds) 
Fraction circles with geogebra 
Fraction equivalence and the multiplication rule Homework 
Fraction addition estimation Homework 
Feb 8 Review 3rd grade fraction comparison; Homework do student page A of this lesson 
Explaining fraction equivalence and sums. Homework 
Adding on a number line game and diagrams. Resources. 

Feb 15 Writing word problems. The assignment. Web sites to use: video, text. 
Multiplying fractions by whole numbers. Smart Notebook file. 
Test: 3rd grade fraction concepts 
Fraction x whole numbers. Read lesson 19 and lesson 20. do student pages A, B from lesson 20 
Feb 22 Multiplying fractions using squares. Read lesson 21; Homework is student page B in lesson 21 
Multiplying fractions using the Conceptua math tool. Solve these problems. 
More fraction multiplication 
Finish the lesson 24 assignmentusing number lines to estimate and check each multiplication answer for reasonableness. 
Feb 29 No homework. If you missed class, work through RNP2 lesson 25, paying particular attention to the student solutions in the teacher notes. 
My favorite web site for this: 
Lesson 26, student pages A and B (A done in class, B turned in to be graded) 
Lesson 28, student page C 
March 7 Final multiplication assignment 
A few more review problems 
Test 

March
14 
Break 


March 21 Ratios: describing ratios in English 
Ratio problems 
More ratio problems 
M&M data 
March 28 Please help us get some data to graph this week by filling out this questionaire 
Fathom, M&Ms and how statistics works 
Graphing data (carefully) 
Number data: middle school content. Do #1 a, c, d before class Monday. 
April 4 More number data 
Still more number data, and equations of lines. Finish #1 and do #2. Powerpoint slides 
End of graphing. Notes and assignment. Data. 
No class 
April 11 Area 
Discuss these geogebra files (from a compilation on area info 2014) 
Mostly review discussion 
Test 
April 18 More about area: 
Assignment on areas by adding and subtracting 
Prisms and pyramids assignment 
Nets and Lengths 
April 25 Surface area help session 
2D slices of 3D shapes video, another video, Shodor explore 
similarity. Assn 1 

May 2 
Files to use in class: 
Geometry practice problems. 

May 9 
Final Exam, Tuesday May 10, 7:459:45 am 

