Wooden Legs Videos
Focusing on students developing and strengthening CCSS Mathematical Practice: 1. Make sense of problems and persevere in solving them. [Mathematically proficient students start by explaining to themselves the meaning of a problem and looking for entry points to its solution.]
Bluford Universal Charter School
Mr. Reo’s Fifth Grade Class
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
November, 2011

Charlie’s Gumballs Scenario Video
Max Ray acts out what is happening in Charlie’s Gumballs, a problem at the Primary level from the Math Forum’s Problems of the Week (PoWs). We encourage teachers to use the “Notice/Wonder” activity with students as they watch the video and/or listen to or read the Scenario.