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Number Sense
Test your number sense with a quiz from TIMMS SOL 7.1
The student will compare, order, and determine equivalent relationships between fractions, decimals, and percents, including use of scientific notation for numbers greater than 10.
SOL 7.2
The student will simplify expressions that contain rational numbers (whole numbers, fractions, and decimals) and positive exponents, using order of operations, mental mathematics, and appropriate tools.
** Made available from Jefferson County Schools, TN SOL 7.3
The student will identify and apply the following properties of operations with real numbers: Fundamental Laws of Algebra  WiscOnline Learning Object (similar to an online PowerPoint)
Properties of Numbers from
HCPS Mathematics Pages (excellent pages created by Henrico County math
teachers with lessons and practice) a) the commutative and associative properties for addition and multiplication;
b) the distributive property;
c) the additive and multiplicative identity properties;
d) the additive and multiplicative inverse properties; and
e) the multiplicative property of zero.
Computation and Estimation
SOL 7.4

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Cooking by the numbersMath in daily life 


What
would it Cost today? If the 


Fraction frenzy  online game. Practice finding equivalent fractions 

Design a Garden  use percents 

Great Depression  what would it be like today. Use percentages to find out. 

Jazz and mathrhythmic innovation 

Batting Averages  several activities 

Flight Path  find the shortest path 

Renting an Apartment – lesson with printable activity sheet 

Adding and Subtracting Fractions (Glencoe quiz) 




Multiply and Divide Fractions (Glencoe quiz) 




Percents and Wholes (Glencoe quiz) 




Lesson: A Gigabyte of Music, How Much is That? Lesson plan from using a PBS NewsHour story. (please note, on the worksheet provided for the lesson number 1c is not a correct statement. 1 megabyte = 100 kilobytes, not 100 bytes) 

Worksheet and answer key for the lesson to the right 


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b) solve consumerapplication problems involving tips, discounts, sales tax, and simple interest.
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Markdown savings  a web unit 

Math in Daily Life savings and Credit 

Calculating Interest, lesson with printable activity sheet 

Unexpected Events, adding and subtracting decimal lesson with printable activity sheet 

Using Basic Operations in Word Problems, lesson with printable activity sheet 

Penguin Waiter  calculate tips for dinner bills 




Calculating Discounts and Sales  lesson with printable activity sheet 




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The student will formulate rules for and solve practical problems involving basic operations (addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division) with integers.
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Adding Signed Numbers  a matching game 

Thinking Rationally about Fractions, Decimals, and Percent: Instructional Activities for Grades 4 through 8 – Lesson plans available from VDOE at VDOE: Fractions, Decimals and Percents 

Subtracting Signed Numbers  interactive flashcards 

Subtracting Signed Numbers  a matching game 

Multiply and Divide Signed Numbers – matching 

Multiply and Divide Signed Numbers – flashcards 

Working with Signed Numbers – matching 

Working with Signed Numbers – flashcards 

Fill 'er Up online activity 

Aw 'chute  an activity using the formula d=rt 

Pricing a deck  use the Pythagorean formula 

Unexpected Events, adding and subtracting decimal lesson with printable activity sheet 

Using Basic Operations in Word Problems, lesson with printable activity sheet 

Calculating Interest, lesson with printable activity sheet 

Math Forum: Fractions – Middle School Lessons and Materials for Teachers – Fractions. 

Operations on Integers from Mathguide.com. 

Who Wants Pizza? –A fun way to learn about fractions. 

Line Jumper – Numberline activities. 

Disaster Math  real world math problems 




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The student will use proportions to solve practical problems, which may include scale drawings, that contain rational numbers (whole numbers, fractions, and decimals) and percents.
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Solving Proportions  Who Wants to be Millionaire game 
Ratios and Proportions  WiscOnline Learning Object (similar to an online PowerPoint) 
Blazing the Traill  complete lesson from PBS ("Students estimate distances between landmarks as well as use a map and scales to determine the actual distances") 

Ratio * 




A Whale of a Tale  make a whale sized drawing from a small size diagram. 




Ratios – A Web site that explores ratios. 




Figure This: How Steep is This Ramp? – A proportional reasoning challenge. 




Ratios and Proportions quiz from Math.com 




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** Made available from Jefferson County Schools, TN
The student, given appropriate dimensions, will
a) estimate and find the area of polygons by subdividing them into rectangles and right triangles; and
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Area Formula Lab  several hands on activities for discovering formulae 

Perimeter/Area and Surface Area/Volume  tutorial 



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Finding Area of Polygons Investigations: 



b) apply perimeter and area formulas in practical situations.
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Home Decoratingmath in daily life 
Perimeter and Area of Triangles worksheets A, B, C, D, and E from MathDrills.com 
AreaCompound Shapes, SchoolPad lesson 

AreaTriangles and Parallelograms, SchoolPad lesson 


Perimeter and Area of Rectangles worksheets A, B, C, D, and E from MathDrills.com 
Perimeter and Area for Quadrilaterals, SchoolPad lesson 

Find the area of the shape 


Area of Parallelograms worksheets 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5 from MathDrills.com 

Shape Explorer  find area and perimeter of given shapes 

Area of Trapezoids worksheets 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5 from MathDrills.com 

Geometry – list of activities, includes area and perimeter 

Area/Perimeter of Rectangles from tutorNEXT (MathDrills.com) 

Word Problems: Geometry – lesson with printable activity sheet 

Perimeter and Circumference, lesson with printable activity sheet 

Perimeter quiz  9 questions with instant feedback 








Area of Polygons and Circles  minilesson and practice 




Working with Area of Polygons and Circles  practice with explanations 




Perimeter/Area and Surface Area/Volume  tutorial 




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The student will investigate and solve problems involving the volume and surface area of rectangular prisms and cylinders, using concrete materials and practical situations to develop formulas.
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Volume and Surface Area of Rectangular Prisms worksheets A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, and J from MathDrills.com 

Find the Surface Area of a Leaf 







Geometry – list of activities, includes surface area and volume 




Modeling Volume – A lesson plan on calculating volume of threedimensional figures. 

Structures
on a Light Station – Using the
context of lighthouses, this lesson plan focuses on the geometric figures
required to construct structures. 

About Space –
Lessons plans that focus on visualization of
threedimensional objects. 

Surface area and volume activity that explores SA and Volume. 

Practice problems for volume. Check the answers immediately with online help. 

Cylinder problem  explore volume of cylinders. 













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The student will compare and contrast the following quadrilaterals: parallelogram, rectangle, square, rhombus, and trapezoid. Deductive reasoning and inference will be used to classify quadrilaterals.
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Study of Quadrilaterals  minilesson with practice sites 

Classify Quadrilaterals  a web unit 

Sideways: Foursided figures  lesson plan 






Polygons  minilesson and practice from Math.com 




Quadrilaterals quiz (6 questions, instant feedback) 




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** Made available from Jefferson County Schools, TN
The student will identify and draw the following polygons: pentagon, hexagon, heptagon, octagon, nonagon, and decagon.
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Let's face it lesson plan for a study of 3 dimensional figures. 
Polygons ** (Zip file  I can help you unzip if you don't know how) 

Bird's Eye View  Identify polygons 
Polygon Quiz ** (Zip file) 













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** Made available from Jefferson County Schools, TN
The student will determine if geometric figures — quadrilaterals and triangles — are similar and write proportions to express the relationships between corresponding parts of similar figures.
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Scaling the Pyramids  build a scale model of the pyramids. 

Practice with similar figures. 




Similar Figures  minilesson and practice from Math.com 




Similar Figures  explanation, quiz and teacher resource 




Similar Polygons  explanation and quiz 




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The student will identify and graph ordered pairs in the four quadrants of a coordinate plane.
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XY Encounter  watch video clips and complete the activities. 

Create a Stained Glass Window using geometric and algebraic skills. 





Maze Game  type coordinates to reach the goal without touching a mine 




Billy Bug  move the bug to the correct coordinates to feed 




Virtual Bead Loom  interactive module for learning Cartesian coordinates using Native American bead work. The "Teaching Material" link provides lesson plans and assessments. 
























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The student, given a polygon in the coordinate plane, will represent transformations — rotation and translation — by graphing the coordinates of the vertices of the transformed polygon and sketching the resulting figure.
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Graphic Design  using symmetry 





Transformations from MathsNet 



Transformations: Line & Point Symmetry  lessons, practice and teacher resources 










Yupik Parka Patterns  Transformational Geometry  interactive module 




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The student will investigate and describe the difference between the probability of an event found through simulation versus the theoretical probability of that same event.
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What are the Chances? – online PowerPoint 


Greedy Pig  a game designed to help students understand theoretical and experimental probability. 



Marbles  choose number of marbles and how many to draw. Create a frequency table and graph of results. 



Chances Are..., lesson with printable activity sheet 

What are Your Chances?
– 

Boy or Girl? – Probability activities and information from the Math Forum. 

Chances Are, Part 1 – PBS lesson plan on probability. (This is not connected to the above “Chances Are…” from TeacherCreated 

Probability and Statistics in the Classroom – Lesson plans from the Math Forum on probability. 





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The student will identify and describe the number of possible arrangements of several objects, using a tree diagram or the Fundamental (Basic) Counting Principle.
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Tree Diagram  practice problems 
Fundamental Counting Principal –online PowerPoint 

Tree Diagram – definition and example 

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The student will create and solve problems involving the measures of central tendency (mean, median, mode) and the range of a set of data.
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Train Race  Use mean, median and range to win in this game. 
Finding the Mean, SchoolPad lesson 

Sports Night  a statistical webquest. 

Baseball statistics  use mean, median and mode 

Average Looking  use measurements of students head, nose and ears to create an "average" head. 

PlopIt  build dot plots to observe how mean, median, and mode change. 

Using mean, median, mode and range through basketball scores. 

Measures  find measures of central tendency 

Statistics, list of activities (mean, median, range and mode) 

"M&M's" Candies, Line Plots and Graphing – A lesson plan that uses small individual bags of M&M’s candies to review students’ understanding of estimating, sorting, graphing, mean, median, mode, fractions, percentage, and averaging. 

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** Made available from Jefferson County Schools, TN
The student, given a problem situation, will collect, analyze, display, and interpret data, using a variety of graphical methods, including
Data Picking  level 1 will make a pie chart, level 2 a histogram, level 3 a scatterplot.
Rabbits and Wolves  population simulation
Class Survey worksheets from teAchnology  these include instructions for collecting, analyzing and graphing five different class surveys
a) frequency distributions;
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b) line plots;
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Interpreting Line Graphs  WiscOnline Learning Object (similar to an online PowerPoint) 



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Line Graphs  WiscOnline Learning Object 


c) histograms;
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Histogram Tool  Create a customized histogram with your own data, or display a histogram from an included set of data. 

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d) stemandleaf plots;
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Stem and Leaf Plots  WiscOnline Learning Object (similar to an online PowerPoint) 

Organize data in a stem and leaf plot 

e) boxandwhisker plots; and
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Box and Whisker Drill  download a free box and whisker plotter. See if you can graph the data given. 



Comparing Calories in Fast Food Burgers and Chicken  lesson from PBS Mathline 



f) scattergrams.
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The student will make inferences, conjectures, and predictions based on analysis of a set of data.
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Sky Math  multiunit module covers statistics, patterns, problem solving and reasoning. 

El Nino or El NoNo – WebQuest, use data to make predictions. 





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The student will represent, analyze, and generalize a variety of patterns, including arithmetic sequences and geometric sequences, with tables, graphs, rules, and words in order to investigate and describe functional relationships.
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The Snow is Falling!  lesson plan (to the right is the worksheet adapted for Virginia) 

Number Patterns, SchoolPad lesson 

Numeric and geometric patterns in paper Pool 

Power Cards  print these cards out and post on your wall. Amaze your student with you magical power. Can they find the pattern? 

Towers of Hanoi  interactive game. Can you find the pattern and write the function rule? 

Interactive proof of Pythagorean theorem 

Mystery Pattern finder 

Walking the Plank collect data and graph in this activity. 

Graphing Linear equations an Internet Project 

Whole number cruncher  a function machine 

Maze game  locate coordinates 

Chameleon Graphingvarious graphing activities 

Create the Mystery figure by completing function tables and graphing the ordered pairs. 

Design a stained glass window using a coordinate grid. 

Sequences and Exponents, lesson with printable activity sheet 

Pattern Generator  interactive 




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The student will write verbal expressions as algebraic expressions and sentences as equations.
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Algebraic Symbolism  interactive flashcards 



Algebraic Symbolism  a Matching Game 


Math Bingo  translate the verbal expressions and win at Bingo 


Online Practice with expressions 



Equations, list of activities 



Working With Algebraic Expressions, lesson with printable activity sheets 



Word Problems: Algebra – lesson with printable activity sheet 

Writing Algebraic Expressions – Lessons on writing algebraic equations. 

Algebra  Fun With Calendars – An algebraic activity that uses the calendar. 

Paper Pool  Analyzing numeric and geometric patterns of Paper Pool. 

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The student will use the following algebraic terms appropriately: equation, inequality, and expression.
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Working with Like terms  a concentration game 

Inequalities – homework help, howtos and practice 

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The student will
a) solve onestep linear equations and inequalities in one variable with strategies involving inverse operations and integers, using concrete materials, pictorial representations, and paper and pencil; and
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Equations  practice one and two step equations with this interactive game. 


Foo Foo Hidden Picture Find – Find the hidden picture by solving the equations and then coloring your worksheet. 


Equation Match  online game. Solve the equation and match the answer on the board. 



Equations, list of activities 

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b) solve practical problems requiring the solution of a onestep linear equation.
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Equation Solver  check to see if your solving one step equations properly. 
Algebra worksheets from teAchnology: 

Story problems  a collection of story problems and solutions 

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Brainchild Grade 7 Math Online Assessment  24 problems 
Math 7 review, TP/PPT 



Math 7 Review TP from TAKS 2008 Released Items 


Quia Activities: 
Strand test TPs from 2007 and 2008 released SOLs:

