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Are you looking for premium quality math resources that are uniquely aligned to the TEKS Math Standards for 6th Grade? We've got just the thing! Now you can confidently prepare your students for mastery of TEK 6.3C (INTEGER OPERATIONS USING MODELS) with an illustrated task card set that finds the perfect balance between fun and the appropriate level of rigor. These task cards will lighten the atmosphere in your classroom while never straying from the standard expectations and your students' learning goals.
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6.3C LEARNING GOAL
I can represent problems that deal with integers by representing them in pictures and models.
✔ 30 uniquely illustrated task cards
✔ Full page images (JPGs) Upload to Google Classroom, Nearpod, or the learning environment of your choice to spice up your lesson,
✔ 2 printable labels with "I Can Statement".
✔ Creatively designed answer key - Similarly formatted recording sheet for easy grading.
✔ Multiple versions of recording sheets - single sheet saves paper, long-form for showing work.
✔ A click and learn FAQ. - click on any question to jump to your answer.
The Differentiation Advantage
This set of task cards has been organized in a way that allows for seamless differentiation. Cards #1-10 are the least difficult in each set and can be given to any students who might be struggling to gain confidence. Cards #11-20 are just slightly more challenging, while the last 10 questions require a bit more critical thinking being primarily long-form word problems.
*Careful attention has been put into each question so they won't be so challenging as to discourage your students, while still being rigorous enough to prepare your students for testing and assessment.
The Engagement Advantage
Most of the illustrations on our task cards come directly from our musical math animations that can be seen on YouTube or, alternatively, completely ad-free on our website, numberock.com.
We highly recommend supplementing these task cards with our math videos. Doing so will provide an unprecedented level of engagement as your students remember the music, which stimulates their memory, and then see the characters they have been watching on their printables and activities. We’ve also added a smattering of (wholesome) humor into the wording of the questions. All that being said, I’m highly confident that the engagement levels in your classroom are going to surpass even your highest expectations.
The Price Advantage
Other 6th Grade TEKS task card sets or comparable quality are selling for $5.00 and up. WIth this set, you don't have to choose between quality and price. These sets were priced keeping your budget firmly in mind.
Methodology - How We Designed the Problems
Each question is aligned to the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS) state standards, and are specifically designed to meet documented student expectations for that standard. The questions are patterned on previously released State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR) Math Tests. The questions can be used for guided practice and independent practice. See more suggested uses below.*
✔ Stations for Your Math Centers
✔ Differentiation (Questions 1-10, 11-20, and 21-30 are uniquely grouped by difficulty)
✔ Independent Practice
✔ Guided Practice
✔ Skills Practice
✔ Review / Intervention
✔ SBAC and PARCC Test Prep
✔ Fast Finishers / Enrichment
✔ Scaffolding Students Up To Rest of Class
✔ Scavenger Hunts / Scoot
✔ Adding Select Card Images (JPG Images) to Assign in Google Classroom
✔ Enhancing Your Nearpod Lesson
✔ Adding Images to Your Boom Cards Activities and Adding Interactive Features
✔ Flipped Classrooms
TEKS Standard 6.3C: The student is expected to represent integer operations with concrete models and connect the actions with the models to standardized algorithms.