fbpx

Grab Our 3-Part Lesson Framework Guidebook

Learn how to deliver problem based math lessons without a hitch!


New here? Click here for a tour!

Task Teacher Guide

Be sure to read the teacher guide prior to running the task. When you’re ready to run the task, use the tabs at the top of the page to navigate through the lesson.



Math Talk

Present the following multiplication and division equations one at a time. Encourage students to describe a partitive context that could be represented by each of the division sentences such as seeds (dividend) and planting pots (divisor) like we did in the last lesson.
Students should use a model of their choice to solve and/or represent their thinking.

48 4 = r
4(r) = 48


Login/Join to view the two (2) additional problems in this Math Talk as well as the Teacher Guide, downloadable slide decks and printable handouts for this lesson and all problem based units.


Consider leveraging the silent solution animations below to help you prepare to facilitate this math talk. The purpose of this math talk is to reveal that both the division and one-step algebraic equation can be solved using the same strategy and model.





Purposeful Practice




Resources and Downloads

Lesson Tip Sheet

Download the lesson plan in PDF format so you can keep it handy and share with colleagues.

JOIN TO DOWNLOAD

Videos & Images

Hot Chocolate Task Screenshot Images.002Download the videos, images, and related media files to your computer to avoid streaming.

JOIN TO DOWNLOAD

Keynote Slides

Hot Chocolate Task Screenshot Images.003Download in Apple Keynote format to avoid streaming video and run the lesson smoothly.

JOIN TO DOWNLOAD

PowerPoint Slides

Hot Chocolate Task Screenshot Images.004Download in Microsoft PowerPoint format to avoid streaming video and run the lesson smoothly.

JOIN TO DOWNLOAD

Explore The Entire Unit of Study

This Make Math Moments Task was designed to spark curiosity for a multi-day unit of study with built in purposeful practice, and extensions to elicit and emerge mathematical models and strategies.

Click the links at the top of this task to head to the other related lessons created for this unit of study.





Download, Edit & Print PDF Handout


Become a member to access purposeful practice to display via your projector/TV, download the PDF to upload to your LMS and/or print for students to have a physical copy.

JOIN TO DOWNLOAD