Amazon Mission Building Math for TEKS

Amazon Mission Building Math for TEKS

National School Products

SKU: JWW-068826

Using algebraic thinking and data analysis, students will conduct mathematics investigations and use the engineering design process to solve real-world problems (environmental hazards, survival, and extreme weather) they encounter in book. The teacher-tested, research-based activities enforce critical thinking skills, teamwork, and problem solving while addressing Texas Essential Knowledge & Skills (TEKS) Standards and ITEA standards. Supports STEM Education.

Includes TEKS correlations, rubrics and assessment ideas, a CD-ROM with PDFs of all content from the book, a DVD-ROM with videos of classroom implementation and an Engineering Design Process poster. MP2,3,6

Math Challenges:
1. Define the problem
2. Conduct research
3. Brainstorm solutions
4. Choose a solution
5. Build a model
6. Test & evaluate
7. Communicate
8. Redesign as needed