## Collection of Math Lessons: Grades Six to EightThis is one of a series of three books that presents practical, classroom-tested ideas for teaching mathematics through problem solving. |

### What people are saying - Write a review

#### Fantastic Teaching material...

User Review - madkins - Overstock.comIf you are a math teacher, you should know Marilyn Burns. Her Math activities are practical and based in problem solving. Fantastic resource for all teachers! Read full review

### Contents

Introduction | 1 |

ProblemSolving Lessons | 8 |

Introducing Algebra | 23 |

Copyright | |

7 other sections not shown

### Common terms and phrases

100 percent activity added algebra angle answer approximate the area asked assignment back to attention blue tiles border called the class chalkboard chance Chris circle class discussion class to attention clues comers Conroe count cubes Cuisenaire Rods Darshana dents describe difﬁculty draw drew experience explain ﬁgure ﬁnding ﬁnished ﬁrst ﬁt ﬁve formula fractions gave give going Grades grid groups growth patterns Harper's Magazine hinged mirrors homework ideas Ieam investigation Jason Lane County leam learning lesson light greens look Marilyn Bums math mathematics measure method multiply nodded number of squares overhead overhead projector pairs paper partners pattem Pattern Blocks pile pizza portunity predict probability problem protractor question raised his hand raised their hands reasoning recorded reﬂect reported rhombus riddle rods samples sense showed sides solve subtract sure talk Tami teaching tell triangle understand write wrote yellow