TACCL Working Group

A place where Teachers Advancing Common Core Learning Fellows work collaboratively to collect and author resources, and engage in discussion around instructional design.
41 members | 15 affiliated resources

West Mecklenburg High School (NC) 2014-2015

Climate Change: Cross-Curricular Math, English, Science Lesson

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This unit provides Common-Core aligned lessons based for Math 3, English 10, and Biology (NGSS Standards). The subjects are linked by a text on climate change, and they hit the standards of argumentation for English, comparing functions in Math 3, and human effects on environment in Biology.

Material Type: Activity/Lab, Assessment, Data Set, Diagram/Illustration, Homework/Assignment, Interactive, Lesson Plan, Primary Source, Reading, Teaching/Learning Strategy

Authors: Joanna Schimizzi, Christine Sheffler, Rob Leichner, Theodore Mueller, Yilmaz Yoruk

Climate Change Math Lesson Plan TACCL - Comparing and Solving Linear, Quadratic, Exponential, and Cubic Functions

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This lesson has students create, compare, and solve linear, quadratic, exponential, and cubic functions based on a primary source from Weather Underground about the melting of the polar ice caps. If the formatting is an issue, contact me at rob.leichner@gmail.com for a Google drive link to the lesson plan.

Material Type: Activity/Lab, Assessment, Data Set, Homework/Assignment, Interactive, Lesson Plan, Primary Source, Reading

Author: Rob Leichner