Grade 6

Positive & Negative Integers

Appropriate most times as students are developing conceptual understanding.

Grade 6

Ratios & Unit Rates

Appropriate most times as students are developing conceptual understanding.

Algebra 1

Probability (Beg.)

This complex task is best as a culminating unit activity after students have developed formal knowledge and conceptual understanding.

Grade 7

Percents & Proportions

Appropriate most times as students are developing conceptual understanding.

Algebra 1

Solving Linear Systems

Appropriate most times as students are developing conceptual understanding.

Algebra 2

Rational Functions

Appropriate most times as students are developing conceptual understanding.

Grade 6

Equations & Expressions

Appropriate most times as students are developing conceptual understanding.

Grade 8

Squares, Roots, Irrationals

Appropriate most times as students are developing conceptual understanding.

Grade 8

Writing Linear Equations

Great anytime, including at the beginning of a unit before students have any formal introduction to the topic.

Grade 8

Squares, Roots, Irrationals

Algebra 1

Parabolas & Quadratics

Appropriate most times as students are developing conceptual understanding.

Algebra 1

Parabolas & Quadratics

Algebra 2

Exponential Functions (Adv.)

Expressions & Equations

Grade 7

Percents & Proportions