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Author:Collaborative Learning Project
Description: Freely downlaod PDFs of "talk-for-learning" lesson plans such as "12 and 24 hour Card Sorting" (clock times), "Buy a Ted" (collect all the parts of a teddy bear, which introduces the concepts such as exact amounts and making change), "Factors Four in a Row," "Keep Your Balance" (a game styled after bingo which encourages rapid addition), "Probability Dominoes," "Measuring Game" (deciding the best method to measure time, quantity, and other dimensions in the context of the history of math), "Number Snakes and Ladders Game," "Ranking Negative Numbers" (sort out and then rank tricky additions and subtractions using negative numbers), "Regular Polygons Connect Four," "Venn Brothers and Sisters," "Symmetry Sort," "Pragna Pancholi's Perfect Paint Emporium" (using a mixing guide to mix paint in correct ratios to produce different colours in different quantities), and more.

Levels: Late Elem. (3-5), Middle School (6-8)
Languages: English
Resource Types: Lesson Plans and Activities
Math Topics: Basic Operations, Estimation, Factors, Fractions/Decimals/Percents, Measurement, Large Numbers, Negative Numbers, Place Value, Ratio/Proportion, Triangles and Other Polygons, Symmetry/Tessellations, Data Analysis, Probability
Math Ed Topics: Grouping/Cooperative Learning

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