Making Connections 2
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STUDENTS/PARENTS (ENGLISH)
TEACHER RESOURCES
Opening | 1.OP | Chapter Opening |
Section 1.1 | 1.1.1 | Finding Shared and Unique Characteristics |
1.1.2 | Perimeter and Area Relationships | |
1.1.3 | Finding Unknowns | |
1.1.4 | Representing Data | |
1.1.5 | Investigating Number Patterns | |
Section 1.2 | 1.2.1 | Exploring Probability |
1.2.2 | Comparing Experimental and Theoretical Probabilities | |
1.2.3 | Rewriting Fractions | |
1.2.4 | Compound Probability and Fraction Addition | |
1.2.5 | Subtracting Fractions | |
Section 1.3 | 1.3.1 | Fraction to Decimal Conversions |
1.3.2 | Rewriting Decimals as Fractions | |
Closure | 1.CL | Chapter Closure |
Opening | 2.OP | Chapter Opening |
Section 2.1 | 2.1.1 | Adding Positive and Negative Numbers |
2.1.2 | Adding and Subtracting Integers | |
2.1.3 | More Integer Operations | |
Section 2.2 | 2.2.1 | Rigid Transformations |
2.2.2 | Rigid Transformations on a Coordinate Grid | |
2.2.3 | Describing Transformations | |
2.2.4 | Describing Transformations | |
Section 2 Extensions | Extension Activity: Using Rigid Transformations | |
Section 2.3 | 2.3.1 | Multiplication of Fractions |
2.3.2 | Decomposing and Recomposing Area | |
2.3.3 | Area of Parallelograms | |
2.3.4 | Area of Triangles | |
2.3.5 | Area of Trapezoids | |
2.3.6 | Order of Operations | |
Closure | 2.CL | Chapter Closure |
Opening | 3.OP | Chapter Opening |
Section 3.1 | 3.1.1 | Area of Rectangular Shapes |
3.1.2 | Naming Perimeters of Algebra Tiles | |
3.1.3 | Combining Like Terms | |
3.1.4 | Evaluating Variable Expressions | |
3.1.5 | Perimeter and Area of Algebra Tile Shapes | |
Section 3.2 | 3.2.1 | Describing Relationships Between Quantities |
3.2.2 | Solving a Word Problem | |
3.2.3 | Strategies for Using the 5-D Process | |
3.2.4 | Using Variables to Represent Quantities in Word Problems | |
3.2.5 | More Word Problem Solving | |
Closure | 3.CL | Chapter Closure |
Opening | 4.OP | Chapter Opening |
Section 4.1 | 4.1.1 | Part-Whole Relationships |
4.1.2 | Finding and Using Percentages | |
Section 4.2 | 4.2.1 | Measures of Central Tendency |
4.2.2 | Multiple Representations of Data | |
4.2.3 | Analyzing Box-and-Whisker Plots | |
4.2.4 | Comparing and Choosing Representations | |
Section 4.3 | 4.3.1 | Dilations and Similar Figures |
4.3.2 | Identifying Similar Shapes | |
4.3.3 | Working With Corresponding Sides | |
4.3.4 | Solving Problems Involving Similar Shapes | |
Closure | 4.CL | Chapter Closure |
Opening | 5.OP | Chapter Opening |
Section 5.1 | 5.1.1 | Inverse Operations |
5.1.2 | Translating Situations into Algebraic Expressions | |
5.1.3 | Simplifying Algebraic Expressions | |
Section 5.2 | 5.2.1 | Comparing Expressions |
5.2.2 | Comparing Quantities with Variables | |
5.2.3 | One Variable Inequalities | |
5.2.4 | Solving One Variable Inequalities | |
Section 5.3 | 5.3.1 | Introduction to Constructions |
5.3.2 | Compass Constructions | |
5.3.3 | Circumference and Diameter Ratios | |
5.3.4 | Circle Area | |
Section 5.4 | 5.4.1 | Mid-Course Reflection Activities |
Closure | 5.CL | Chapter Closure |
Opening | 6.OP | Chapter Opening |
Section 6.1 | 6.1.1 | Circle Graphs |
6.1.2 | Organizing Data in a Scatterplot | |
6.1.3 | Identifying Correlation | |
6.1.4 | Introduction to Linear Rules | |
6.1.5 | Intercepts | |
6.1.6 | Tables, Linear Graphs, and Rules | |
Section 6.2 | 6.2.1 | Solving Equations |
6.2.2 | Checking Solutions and the Distributive Property | |
6.2.3 | Solving Equations and Recording Work | |
6.2.4 | Using a Table to Write Equations from Word Problems | |
6.2.5 | Writing and Solving Equations | |
6.2.6 | Cases with Infinite or No Solutions | |
6.2.7 | Choosing a Solving Strategy | |
Closure | 6.CL | Chapter Closure |
Opening | 7.OP | Chapter Opening |
Section 7.1 | 7.1.1 | Comparing Rates |
7.1.2 | Comparing Rates with Graphs and Tables | |
7.1.3 | Unit Rates | |
7.1.4 | Slope | |
7.1.5 | Slope in Different Representations | |
7.1.6 | More About Slope | |
Section 7.2 | 7.2.1 | Systems of Equations |
7.2.2 | Solving Systems of Equations | |
7.2.3 | More Solving Systems of Equations | |
Closure | 7.CL | Chapter Closure |
Opening | 8.OP | Chapter Opening |
Section 8.1 | 8.1.1 | Distance, Rate, and Time |
8.1.2 | Comparing Rates | |
Section 8.2 | 8.2.1 | Scaling Quantitie |
8.2.2 | Solving Problems Involving Percents | |
8.2.3 | Equations with Fraction and Decimal Coefficients | |
8.2.4 | Creating Integer Coefficients | |
8.2.5 | Percent Increase and Decrease | |
8.2.6 | Simple Interest | |
Closure | 8.CL | Chapter Closure |
Opening | 9.OP | Chapter Opening |
Section 9.1 | 9.1.1 | Recognizing Proportional Relationships |
9.1.2 | Proportional Equations | |
9.1.3 | Solving Proportions | |
Section 9.2 | 9.2.1 | Area and Perimeter of Similar Shapes |
9.2.2 | Growth Patterns in Area | |
9.2.3 | Applying the Ratio of Areas | |
Section 9.3 | 9.3.1 | Side Lengths and Triangles |
9.3.2 | Pythagorean Theorem | |
9.3.3 | Understanding Square Root | |
9.3.4 | Applications of the Pythagorean Theorem | |
Closure | 9.CL | Chapter Closure |
Opening | 10.OP | Chapter Opening |
Section 10.1 | 10.1.1 | Patterns of Growth in Tables and Graphs |
10.1.2 | Compound Interest | |
10.1.3 | Linear and Exponential Growth | |
10.1.4 | Exponents and Scientific Notation | |
10.1.5 | Exponent Rules | |
10.1.6 | Negative Exponents | |
Section 10.2 | 10.2.1 | Surface Area and Volume |
10.2.2 | Visualizing Three-Dimensional Shapes | |
10.2.3 | Volume of a Prism | |
10.2.4 | Volume of Non-Rectangular Prisms | |
10.2.5 | Surface Area and Volume of Cylinders | |
10.2.6 | Volume of Cones and Pyramids | |
Closure | 10.CL | Chapter Closure |
Opening | 11.OP | Chapter Opening |
Section 11.1 | 11.1.1 | Non-Linear Growth |
11.1.2 | Absolute Value | |
Section 11.2 | 11.2.1 | Revisiting Probability |
11.2.2 | Comparing Probabilities | |
11.2.3 | Modeling Probabilities of Compound Events | |
11.2.4 | Compound Events | |
Section 11.3 | 11.3.1 | Exploring Volume |
11.3.2 | Scale Factor and Volume | |
11.3.3 | More Scale Factor and Volume | |
Section 11.4 | 11.4.1 | Indirect Measurement |
11.4.2 | Representing and Predicting Patterns | |
11.4.3 | Volume and Scaling | |
11.4.4 | Analyzing Data to Identify a Trend | |
Closure | 11.CL | Chapter Closure |
Index
- Lesson 1.1.1: A PDF
- Lesson 1.1.1: B Team Roles PDF
- Lesson 1.1.1: C What Do They Have in Common? PDF
- Lesson 1.1.2: A Toothpicks and Tiles PDF
- Lesson 1.1.2: B Shape Cards PDF
- Lesson 1.1.2: C Fact Cards PDF
- Lesson 1.1.2: D Team Roles PDF
- Lesson 1.1.3: Guess My Number! PDF
- Lesson 1.1.4: A Jumping Frog Jubilee Contest Data PDF
- Lesson 1.1.4: B Team Roles PDF
- Lesson 1.1.5: A PDF
- Lesson 1.1.5: B Team Roles PDF
- Lesson 1.2.1: A The Giant Spin PDF
- Lesson 1.2.1: B General Team Roles PDF
- Lesson 1.2.2: Coin Flip Experiment PDF
- Lesson 1.2.3: PDF
- Lesson 1.2.4: Multiplication Table PDF
- Lesson 1.3.1: Repeating and Terminating Decimals PDF
- Lesson 1.3.2: A 1-127 Decimal Cards PDF
- Lesson 1.3.2: B 1-129 Fraction Cards PDF
- Lesson 1.3.2: C Number Challenges PDF
- Chapter 1 Closure: GO Representations of Portions PDF
- Chapter 1 Closure: Mathematical Vocabulary Cards PDF
- Lesson 2.1.1: Number Lines PDF
- Lesson 2.1.2: Integer +'s and −'s PDF
- Lesson 2.2.1: 2-45 Record Sheet PDF
- Lesson 2.2.2: Making Moves PDF
- Lesson 2.3.2: Rectangle Puzzle PDF
- Extension Activity: PDF
- Lesson 2.3.3: A-C PDF
- Lesson 2.3.4: A PDF
- Lesson 2.3.4: B PDF
- Lesson 2.3.5: A PDF
- Lesson 2.3.5: B PDF
- Lesson 2.3.5: C PDF
- Lesson 2.3.6: Funky Trapezoid Rules PDF
- Chapter 2 Closure: PDF
- Chapter 2 Closure: Mathematical Vocabulary Cards PDF
- Lesson 5.1.1: 5-3, 5-4, and 5-6 Mathematical Magic Tricks PDF
- Lesson 5.1.2: 5-13 PDF
- Lesson 5.1.3: Expression Mat PDF
- Lesson 5.2.1: A Expression Comparison Mat PDF
- Lesson 5.2.1: B Comparing Expressions PDF
- Lesson 5.2.2: Simplify and Compare PDF
- Lesson 5.3.1: A-B Parallel and Perpendicular PDF
- Lesson 5.3.3: A-B Walking Circles PDF
- Lesson 5.3.4: A Inside Outside Average Method PDF
- Lesson 5.3.4: B Area of a Circle PDF
- Lesson 5.4: A-D PDF
- Chapter 5 Closure: Mathematical Vocabulary Cards PDF
- Lesson 6.1.1: A Shape Cards PDF
- Lesson 6.1.1: B Circle Graphs PDF
- Lesson 6.1.2: 6-14 Comparing Mileage and Price PDF
- Extension Activity: A-C PDF
- Lesson 6.2.1: Equation Mat PDF
- Lesson 6.2.3: Recording Work PDF
- Lesson 6.2.5: 6-113 PDF
- Chapter 6 Closure: PDF
- Chapter 6 Closure: Math Vocabulary Cards PDF
- Lesson 9.1.1: College Fund PDF
- Lesson 9.1.2: Hybrid Gas Mileage PDF
- Lesson 9.2.1: A Finding Scale Factors PDF
- Lesson 9.2.1: B Pattern Blocks PDF
- Lesson 9.3.1: A-E PDF
- Lesson 9.3.2: Centimeter Grid PDF
- Lesson 9.3.3: Graphing y = x^{2} PDF
- Chapter 9 Closure: A PDF
- Chapter 9 Closure: B PDF
- Chapter 9 Closure: Math Vocabulary Cards PDF
- Lesson 10.1.1: A Simple Interest PDF
- Lesson 10.1.1: B Exchanges PDF
- Lesson 10.1.2: Compound Interest PDF
- Lesson 10.1.4: 10-36 PDF
- Lesson 10.1.5: 10-52 PDF
- Lesson 10.2.2: Net A-D PDF
- Lesson 10.2.4: The Shell Box PDF
- Lesson 10.2.6: PDF
- Chapter 10 Closure: A-C PDF
- Chapter 10 Closure: D PDF
- Chapter 10 Closure: Math Vocabulary Cards PDF
- Lesson 11.1.1: y = x^{3} PDF
- Lesson 11.1.2: PDF
- Lesson 11.2.3: Tree Diagram PDF
- Lesson 11.2.4: PDF
- Lesson 11.3.1: A Nets for Cubes PDF
- Lesson 11.3.1: B Nets for Cubes–Answer Key PDF
- Lesson 11.3.2: A PDF
- Lesson 11.3.2: B PDF
- Lesson 11.3.3: PDF
- Chapter 11 Closure: PDF
- Chapter 11 Closure: Math Vocabulary Cards PDF
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Parent Guides
Chapter 1: Probability and Portions PDF
Chapter 2: Transformations and Area PDF
Chapter 3: Building Expressions PDF
Chapter 4: Proportional Reasoning and Statistics PDF
Chapter 5: Inequalities and Descriptive Geometry PDF
Chapter 6: Graphing and Solving Equations PDF
Chapter 7: Slopes and Rates of Change PDF
Chapter 8: Percents and More Solving Equations PDF
Chapter 9: Proportions and Pythagorean Theorem PDF
Chapter 10: Exponents and Three Dimensions PDF
Chapter 11: Growth, Probability, and Volume PDF
Extra Practice Topics
By Chapter:
- PDF Addition and Subtraction of Fractions
- PDF Area of a Circle
- PDF Area of a Polygon
- PDF Area of Sectors (Subproblems of Circles)
- PDF Arithmetic Operations with Decimals
- PDF Arithmetic Operations with Integers
- PDF Box-and-Whisker Plot
- PDF Calculating Compound Areas Using Subproblems
- PDF Circle Circumference
- PDF Combining Like Terms
- PDF Distributive Property
- PDF Division of Fractions
- PDF Drawing a Graph from a Table
- PDF Equivalent Fractions
- PDF Fraction-Decimal-Percent Equivalents
- PDF Graphing Inequalities
- PDF Laws of Exponents
- PDF Measures of Central Tendency
- PDF Multiplication of Fractions
- PDF Order of Operations
- PDF Percentages
- PDF Percentage of Increase and Decrease
- PDF Perimeter
- PDF Probability
- PDF Pythagorean Theorem
- PDF Ratio
- PDF Ratio Applications
- PDF Scientific Notation
- PDF Similarity of Length and Area
- PDF Similarity of Volume
- PDF Simple and Compound Interest
- PDF Solving Inequalities
- PDF Solving Linear Equations
- PDF Solving Proportions
- PDF Stem-and-Leaf Plot
- PDF Substitution and Evaluation
- PDF Surface Area of a Cylinder
- PDF Surface Area of a Prism
- PDF Volume of a Cone
- PDF Volume of a Cylinder
- PDF Volume of a Prism
- PDF Writing and Graphing Linear Equations
- PDF Writing Equations Using the 5-D Process
ETOOLS/VIDEOS
- Algebra Tiles (CPM)
- Pattern Tile & Dot Tool (CPM)
- Tiles and Toothpicks (CPM)
- Base 10 Blocks and Portion Tiles (CPM)
- Data Representation (CPM)
- Probability Tools (CPM)
- +/- Tiles & Number Lines (CPM)
- Lesson 2.1.1: 2-2 Student eTool
- Lesson 2.1.3: 2-37 Student eTool
- Lesson 2.1.3: 2-37 Answer eTool
- Lesson 2.2.1: 2-45 Intro 1
- Lesson 2.2.1: 2-45 Intro 2
- Lesson 2.2.1: 2-45 Intro 3
- Lesson 2.2.1: 2-45 Intro 4
- Lesson 2.2.1: 2-45 Wall 1
- Lesson 2.2.1: 2-45 Wall 2
- Lesson 2.2.1: 2-45 Wall 3
- Lesson 2.2.1: 2-45 Wall 4
- Lesson 2.2.1: 2-45 Star 1
- Lesson 2.2.1: 2-45 Star 2
- Lesson 2.2.1: 2-45 Star 3
- Lesson 2.2.1: 2-45 Star 4
- Lesson 2.2.2: 2-51 Challenge 1
- Lesson 2.2.2: 2-51 Challenge 2
- Lesson 2.2.3: 2-59 Student eTool
- Lesson 2.2.3: 2-64 Student eTool
- Lesson 2.2.4: 2-74 & 2-75 Student eTool
- Lesson 2.3.3: 2-113 Shape 1
- Lesson 2.3.3: 2-113 Shape 2
- Lesson 2.3.3: 2-113 Shape 3
- Lesson 2.3.3: 2-113 Shape 4
- Lesson 2.3.3: 2-113 Shape 5
- Lesson 2.3.3: 2-113 Shape 6
- Lesson 2.3.3: 2-113 Shape 7
- Lesson 2.3.3: 2-113 Shape 8
- Lesson 2.3.4: 2-121 Shape 8
- Lesson 2.3.5: 2-133 Shape 1
- Lesson 2.3.5: 2-133 Shape 2
- Lesson 2.3.5: 2-133 Shape 3
- Lesson 2.3.5: 2-133 Shape 4
- Lesson 2.3.5: 2-133 Shape 5
- Lesson 2.3.5: 2-133 Shape 6
- Lesson 2.3.5: 2-133 Shape 7
- Lesson 2.3.5: 2-133 Shape 8
- Lesson 2.3.5: 2-133 Trapezoid Decomposer
- Lesson 3.1.1: 3-4 Student eTool
- Lesson 3.1.1: 3-5a Student eTool
- Lesson 3.1.1: 3-5b Student eTool
- Lesson 3.1.1: 3-5c Student eTool
- Lesson 3.1.2: 3-12 Number Cubes
- Lesson 3.1.2: 3-15 Student eTool
- Lesson 3.1.3: 3-24 Student eTool
- Lesson 3.1.4: 3-34 Figure 1 Student eTool
- Lesson 3.1.4: 3-34 Figure 2 Student eTool
- Lesson 3.1.4: 3-34 Figure 3 Student eTool
Chapter 6: Graphing and Solving Equations
Chapter 9: Proportions and Pythagorean Theorem
MC2: Making Connections Course 2: Course Overview PDF
MC2: Making Connections Course 2: Development of Major Content Strands PDF
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