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LinkThree-Act Math Tasks

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Pyramid of Pennies

Pyramid of Pennies

LinkAct One

Three-Act Math

Deconstruct the experience. What are the three acts of this story? What were the teacher moves? How is it different than the same kind of problem in a textbook?

LinkThree-Act Math

Finish The Story

Apple Mothership

Which acts are missing? What media or information would you need to gather to turn these partial stories into complete math problems?

LinkBurning Man

LinkSugar Packets

LinkBrita

LinkBucky the Badger

LinkAmazon

LinkSuperbear

LinkJim Demerits

Textbook Makeover

Textbook Makeover

Where is the hook in each of these problems? What kind of image would provoke a student to wonder that hook on her own?

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linkPrecalculus

linkCalculus

Perplexing Photos & Videos

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linKGumballs

linKAngry Birds

linKDoor Lock

linKHelter Skelter

linKAnthony Davis’ Wingspan

linKCandle Burn

linKPop Box Design

linKDominos

Labwork

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FilePrint Job

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Survey

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