This is a tentative schedule that may be changed based on the needs of the students, the needs of the instructor, or any apocalyptic events that may occur during the semester.
Monday  Class canceled—Labor Day 
Wednesday 
Introductions

Friday 
Bring "stopwatch" with hundredths (e.g., iPhone app). Percents & decimals (hundredths)

Monday 
Complete Linear measurements Make Conversion cards. Fractions

Wednesday 
Identify unknown vocabulary in CCSS Fractions section (optional extra practice) how much to make one? Daily quiz (self assessed)
CCSS Grade 3

Friday 
Create fraction strips (emphasis on "strip") Daily quiz (peer assessed) CCSS Grade 3 discussion 
Monday 
Learning exercises for 6.1: 3, 9def, 12 (Sowder, 104105) Daily quiz (group)
CCSS Grade 4
Last day to drop fullsemester courses with no record 
Wednesday 
Learning exercise 6.2: 3, 6 (Sowder, p. 111) Learning exercise 7.1: 3 (Sowder, p. 127) Try comparing fractions visually Daily quiz (bonus!)
CCSS Grade 5

Friday 
Learning exercises for 6.1: 14, 15 (Sowder, p. 106107) Daily quiz (die roll)
CCSS Grade 5

Monday 
Create pattern blocks: 4 hexagons, 8 trapezoids, 10 parrellograms, 12 triangles Daily quiz (die roll)
Pattern blocks Assign Refraction game (bonus) Note: Exam one moved up. Will be in one week! 
Wednesday 
Attempt multiplication Daily quiz
Pattern blocks 
Friday 
Review 
Monday 
Exam 1

Wednesday 
New dice rolls for quizzes Division

Friday 
Pattern block division: D1 and D2 Daily quiz
Return Exam 1 Pattern blocks 
Monday 
Create story problems for D1 and D2 GeoGebraTube: Division of fractions (partitive) New groups & DQ (group) Pattern blocks

Wednesday 
D5D8 on pattern blocks Daily quiz
Pattern blocks

Friday 
challenge division problem (optional) division of fractions (Davis & Pearn) Daily quiz (group?)
Pattern blocks Abstract methods

Monday 
use alternate algorithms to solve \( \frac{5}{6} \div \frac{1}{3} \) (optional) more on fraction division Daily quiz ~bonus?
Wrapup division of fractions

Wednesday 
establish practicum groups Daily quiz
CCSS Grade 5

Friday 
(optional) chapter 7.3: activity 3 (Sowder, p. 136) CCSS Grade 6 & 7  ratios
Practicum lesson preference form (in Canvas) (1 per group) 
Monday 
chapter 7.3: activity 4 (Sowder, p. 137) (optional practice) ratio problems Daily quiz
CCSS Grade 6 & 7  ratios Practicum lesson preference form (in Canvas) (1 per group) 
Wednesday 
chapter 7.3: discussion 5 (Sowder, p. 138) read Crossmultiply for proportions Daily quiz
CCSS Grade 7  comparing ratios (proportions)
Practicum lesson preference form (in Canvas) (1 per group) 
Friday 
Practicum lesson preference form (in Canvas) (1 per group) (optional practice) constructing proportions Daily quiz
CCSS Grade 6 & 7  percentage & ratios

Monday 
(optional practice) constructing proportions Review 
Wednesday 
Exam 2

Friday 
Return exam Prep for dry run day 
Monday 
Dry Run Day (for practicum)
Practicum materials request forms 
Wednesday 
Practicum material request forms New groups CCSS Grade 7  probability
Collect for practicum 
Friday 
28.1 activity #3ab (Sowder, p. 640) Daily quiz CCSS Grade 7  probability
Collect for practicum 
Monday 
28.1 activity #3cd (Sowder, p. 640) Practicum
CCSS Grade 7  probability Last day to withdraw from individual fullsemester classes. 
Wednesday  Practicum day @Lakeshore Elementary 
Friday 
CCSS Grade 7
Assign practicum reflections (due Monday after Thanksgiving break) 
Monday 
Learning exercise 33.1 #2, 6 (p. 779780) Daily quiz CCSS Grade 7

Wednesday 
Learning exercise 27.2 #9, 12 (Sowder, p. 623) Daily quiz Advanced probability Assign dice distribution (bonus) 
Friday 
Learning exercise 28.4 #1 (Sowder, p. 658) Daily quiz Advanced probability
CCSS Grade 8

Monday 
Learning exercise 6.3: 1abc, 2def (Sowder, p. 116) Daily quiz CCSS Grade 8

Wednesday 
Dice distribution (bonus) Applied probability 
Friday  No classes—Thanksgiving break 
Monday 
Practicum reflections: 1 group, 2 individual Student evals & "cards" for practicum CCSS Grade 8  similarity

Wednesday 
Find perimeter and area of Yug's nose (scale factor of 4) Daily quiz CCSS Grade 8  similarity

Friday 
Watch translation, reflections, rotations, dilations finish Learning exercise 20.1: 2, 9 (Sowder, p. 454455) Daily quiz CCSS Grade 8  transformations 
Monday 
Watch Pixar: The math behind the movies Try Keylock puzzle Daily quiz ~similarity Review CCSS

Wednesday 
Daily quiz ~transformations 
Friday 
Daily quiz (bonus) Review 
Tuesday, December 17 at 3pm (HHH 103)