Problem Solving Using Tables

You can’t eat off these tables! In this BrainPOP movie, Tim and Moby teach you all about how tables can help you solve word problems. You’ll learn some table basics, starting with rows and columns. Going through a sample problem, you’ll see how to make a table, what sort of data to include, and how to use information that you’ve already entered into the table to finish filling it out. Finally, you’ll discover what other information you can find once your table is all filled out. Problem? What problem?

Probability and Data Analysis Lesson Plan: What Are the Chances?

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students review probability and data analysis skills learned throughout a unit of study. Students then create a paper-based or digital activity that challenges classmates to apply data analysis, graphing, and/or probability skills to fictitious or real-world situations. See more »

Math Skills Lesson Plan: It’s All Fun and Games

In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students work collaboratively to research selected math skills. Students then create, play, and assess a math game that is designed to apply and reinforce their selected math concept. This lesson plan is aligned to Common Core State Standards.  See more »