Math Workshop: 90 Minute Framework

I can implement the Math Workshop in my classroom.

Opening: 15 minutes

Launch from UbD

Math Stretch

Teacher Created Hook


Mistake Analysis (From previous' days exit tickets)

Read-Think-Write

On yesterday's exit ticket, I saw this error. What error occurred? How can we correct this error?

6th Grade

7th Grade

8th Grade


Preview for Mini Lesson or Work Time

Tell me about this problem.

Read-Think-Write

*What images are created in your mind as you read the story?

*How would you explain the story to another person?

*Which sentence tells you about a hidden question?

6th Grade

7th Grade

8th Grade


Read-Think-Write

*What are we doing well with launches?

*How do we plan for launches?

*What concerns/questions/comments do we have about launches?

Mini Lesson: 15 minutes

Access Prior Knowledge - What should the students know? Lead4Ward Scaffolding Documents


Sets Up Learning & Tasks

Uses Learning Target

Models Thinking


Components of Math Mini Lesson

***Know Your Focus TEKS***


  • Connection
  • Teaching Point
  • Active Engagement
  • Link to Ongoing Work


Read-Think-Write

*What are we doing well with mini lessons?

*How do we plan for mini lessons?

*What concerns/questions/comments do we have about mini lessons?

Work Time: 45 Minutes

Guided Practice (included in Work Time)


How can a double number line help students understand rates and ratios? (6.4C)


Are Constant of Proportionality (7.4C) vs. Slope (8.4C) the same mathematically?



KQED Article - Role of Metacognition in Learning and Achievement


Edutopia Article - Why Math?


Read-Think-Write

*What are we doing well with work time?

*How do we plan for work time?

*What concerns/questions/comments do we have about work time?

Sharing & Reflection: 15 Minutes

Summarize Learning

Reflect on Learning Targets & Progress Towards It


Read-Think-Write

6th

7th

8th


Read-Think-Write

*What are we doing well with sharing & reflecting?

*How do we plan for sharing & reflecting?

*What concerns/questions/comments do we have about sharing & reflecting?