Math Minutes
Middle School Math Second Edition
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Teaching Resources
Area and Volume
Don't forget to look at 6 ACC for your Statistics unit!  Statistics
Note: 6th Grade math no longer teaches Mean Absolute Deviation.  Proportional Relationships & Geometry

Area and Volume
 Applied Mathematics ThreeDimensional Shapes/Nets (You must be logged into the Portal to view.)
 HandsOn Standards Area of a Triangle
 HandsOn Standards Surface Area (You must be logged into the Portal to view.)
 6th MA Quarter 3 Manipulatives
Don't forget to look at 6 ACC for your Statistics unit!
Statistics
 6th ACC Formative Assessment Strategies
 HandsOn Standards Mean, Median, Mode and Range (You must be logged into the Portal to view.)
 FAL: Representing Variability with Mean, Median, Mode and Range
 FAL: Representing Data with Grouped Frequency Graphs and Box Plots
Note: 6th Grade math no longer teaches Mean Absolute Deviation.
Proportional Relationships & Geometry
 Applied Mathematics Proportional Relationships (You must be logged into the Portal to view.)
 HandsOn Standards Construct Triangles (You must be logged into the Portal to view.)
 7th MA Formative Assessment Strategies
 FAL: Finding Areas of Circles
Radical Expressions and Equations
Don't forget to look at 8th Grade Intro for your Functions unit!  Introduction to Functions
 Exponential Functions 
Radical Expressions and Equations
 7th ACC Formative Assessment Strategies
 FAL: Translating Between Repeating Decimals and Fractions
 FAL: Classifying Rational and Irrational Numbers
Don't forget to look at 8th Grade Intro for your Functions unit!
Introduction to Functions
 8th Intro Formative Assessment Strategies
 Applied Mathematics: Compare Linear Functions (You must be logged into the Portal to view.)
 Desmos Function Carnival and Water Line
 FAL: Interpreting DistanceTime Graphs
 FAL: Defining Lines by Points, Slopes and Equations
ProblemSolving Strategies
Classworks: Applied Mathematics
Click here to view the Middle School AKS Alignment for Applied Mathematics!
Need help with accessing the questions or assigning them to your students? Check out these documents:
Overview of Classworks: Applied Mathematics and Questions
How to Assign Classworks: Applied Mathematics to your Students
Open Middle
Click here to check out Open Middle.
Click here to view the Middle School AKS Alignment for Open Middle!
Illustrative Mathematics
Are you looking for tasks that promote problem solving and rigor? Illustrative Mathematics is a free resource that contains a variety of tasks by standard. One nice feature of this website is that it has an Illustrative Mathematics "Commentary" that highlights the purpose of the task, various approaches that students may take in solving the task, and when to consider using the task within each unit.
Formative Assessment Strategies
Each month, the Math Department has highlighted a formative assessment strategy on the MOCC. These strategies come from Page Keeley and Cherly Rose Tobey's book, "Mathematics Formative Assessment: 75 Practical Strategies for Linking Assessment, Instruction, and Learning."
To support teachers, we have developed templates for some of the strategies provided within the book. Teachers can easily download the template, edit (if needed) and print!
Click here to view the templates for various formative assessment strategies!
Professional Learning
Don't Forget!
 Each month the MOCC will add a new formative assessment strategy and eCLASS Technology Tool of the Month be sure to check it out each month!
 As mentioned on the MOCC, the common assessments have been taken down and we look forward to uploading new assessments in February. Thanks for your patience as we continue to revamp the MOCC to provide the best resources to you.