Mathematics Models I
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Course I - Book 1 Book 2 Book 3 COMPLETE!

Course II - Book I Book 2 Book 3 COMPLETE!

Course III

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Course I: Book 1

Book 2 Book 3 Top

Basic Operations

addition, subtraction, multiplication, division
Visualizing Number Relationships
commutative property, assoc. property, dist. property
Communicating Mathematics
order of operations
Visual Reasoning
grouping for counting, patterns and grouping
Odd and Even Numbers
modeling odd and even nos, operations with odd and even nos.
Factors and Primes
dimension and area models for factors
Fraction Concepts With Egg Cartons
basic fraction concepts, other fraction ideas
Building Intuitions about Fraction Operations
addition, subtraction, multiplication, division
Averaging Two Numbers
averaging models for two numbers
Averaging Several Numbers
averaging models for several numbers
introduction to probability
Base Five Grouping and Numeration
introduction to base five

Place Value and Numeration

other bases and numeration

Course I: Book 2

Book 1 Book 3 Top

Congruence and Symmetry

congruence, symmetry
Pattern Block Trains
patterns and predicting
Pattern Block Perimeters
predicting and generalizing
Geoboard Area I
area on the geoboard, more geoboard areas
Diagrams and Sketches
modeling situations, applying models
Linear Measure
modeling length in base five
Dimension and Area I
modeling dimensions and area
Addition and Subtraction Concepts
modeling addition and subtraction
Multiplication and Division Concepts
modeling multiplication and division
Whole Number and Decimal Numeration
modeling base ten
Whole No., Dec. Addition / Subtraction
whole number and dec. adding and subtracting
Inventing Addition and Subtracting Algorithms
modeling thinking processes, representing thinking
Division Concept of a Fraction
division model
Relationships Between Decimals and Fractions
decimals and fractions

Course I: Book 3

Book 1 Book 2 Top

Estimating Sums and Differences
using models for estimation
Angle Measurement
angles and shapes
displaying data visually
Graphing and Decision Making
graphing data and making decisions
Geoboard Area II
areas of more complex shapes
Dimension and Area II
modeling dimensions and area in base 10
Whole Number and Decimal Multiplication
strategies for multiplying
Whole Number and Decimal Division
strategies for dividing
Modeling Percent
percent with base 10 pieces
Linear Model for Fractions
fraction segment strips
Area Model for Fractions
segment strips and grids
Modeling Fraction Operations
solving fraction computations
Sampling, Confidence and Probability
sampling tiles

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Construction of these pages began in December, 1999.

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