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Launching a Schoolwide Problem of the Month

Clip 2/16: Launching 2nd Grade, Lesson Part 1


In second grade, teacher Tracy Lewis reviews her students’ work with Level A and orients them to Level B. In Level B, students are asked to determine the number of girls with short red hair at a party given a number of logic clues. The students need to partition a whole using simple fractions (1/2 and 1/4). The students apply logical reasoning to determine the number of red-haired girls at the party.

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