Math Trailblazers

This correlation lists the recommended Gizmos for this textbook. Click any Gizmo title below for more information.

1: Sampling and Classifying

 Forest Ecosystem
 Mascot Election (Pictographs and Bar Graphs)
 Mean, Median and Mode
 Reaction Time 1 (Graphs and Statistics)

2: Strategies

 Cannonball Clowns (Number Line Estimation)
 Modeling Decimals (Base-10 Blocks)
 Number Line Frog Hop (Addition and Subtraction)
 Number Systems

3: Exploring Multiplication

 Critter Count (Modeling Multiplication)
 Equivalent Fractions (Fraction Tiles)
 Fraction Artist 1 (Area Models of Fractions)
 Fraction Garden (Comparing Fractions)

4: Place Value Concepts

 Beam to Moon (Ratios and Proportions)
 Cannonball Clowns (Number Line Estimation)
 Distance-Time Graphs
 Elapsed Time
 Fido's Flower Bed (Perimeter and Area)
 Measuring Motion
 Modeling Decimals (Base-10 Blocks)
 Movie Reviewer (Mean and Median)
 No Alien Left Behind (Division with Remainders)
 Part:Part and Part:Whole Ratios
 Rectangle: Perimeter and Area

5: Area of Different Shapes

 Adding Fractions (Fraction Tiles)
 Distance-Time Graphs
 Estimating Sums and Differences
 Fido's Flower Bed (Perimeter and Area)
 Fraction Artist 1 (Area Models of Fractions)
 Fractions with Unlike Denominators
 Measuring Motion
 Modeling Fractions (Area Models)

6: More Adding and Subtracting

 Cargo Captain (Multi-digit Subtraction)
 Holiday Snowflake Designer
 Polygon Angle Sum - Activity B
 Quilting Bee (Symmetry)
 Rounding Whole Numbers (Number Line)
 Target Sum Card Game (Multi-digit Addition)
 Triangle Angle Sum - Activity A

7: Exploring Multiplication and Division

 Comparing and Ordering Decimals
 Compound Independent Events
 Fraction, Decimal, Percent (Area and Grid Models)
 Function Machines 1 (Functions and Tables)
 Function Machines 2 (Functions, Tables, and Graphs)
 Geometric Probability - Activity A
 Modeling Decimals (Area and Grid Models)
 Multiplying Decimals (Area Model)
 No Alien Left Behind (Division with Remainders)
 Probability Simulations
 Spin the Big Wheel! (Probability)
 Sums and Differences with Decimals
 Treasure Hunter (Decimals on the Number Line)

8: Mapping and Coordinates

 3D and Orthographic Views - Activity A
 City Tour (Coordinates)

9: Using Patterns to Predict

 Determining a Spring Constant
 Direct Variation
 Function Machines 2 (Functions, Tables, and Graphs)
 No Alien Left Behind (Division with Remainders)
 Percents, Fractions and Decimals
 Toy Factory (Set Models of Fractions)
 Using Tables, Rules and Graphs
 Weight and Mass

10: Numbers and Patterns

 City Tour (Coordinates)
 Points in the Coordinate Plane - Activity A
 Quilting Bee (Symmetry)
 Reflections
 Rock Art (Transformations)
 Translations

11: Multiplication Patterns

 Chocomatic (Multiplication, Arrays, and Area)
 Factor Trees (Factoring Numbers)
 Finding Factors with Area Models
 Finding Patterns
 Fraction Garden (Comparing Fractions)
 Pattern Flip (Patterns)

12: Dissections

 Fractions Greater than One (Fraction Tiles)
 Fractions with Unlike Denominators
 Improper Fractions and Mixed Numbers
 Multiplying Fractions
 Quilting Bee (Symmetry)

13: Parts and Wholes

 Beam to Moon (Ratios and Proportions)
 Classifying Quadrilaterals - Activity A
 Density
 Determining a Spring Constant
 Fraction Artist 1 (Area Models of Fractions)
 Proportions and Common Multipliers
 Toy Factory (Set Models of Fractions)

14: Collecting and Using Data

 Circle: Circumference and Area
 Construct Parallel and Perpendicular Lines
 Constructing Congruent Segments and Angles
 Graphing Skills
 Mascot Election (Pictographs and Bar Graphs)
 Reaction Time 1 (Graphs and Statistics)
 Spin the Big Wheel! (Probability)
 Time Estimation

15: Decimal Investigations

 Area of Parallelograms - Activity A
 Measuring Trees
 Modeling Decimals (Base-10 Blocks)
 Rectangle: Perimeter and Area
 Treasure Hunter (Decimals on the Number Line)

16: Volume

 Balancing Blocks (Volume)
 Density
 Estimating Population Size

17: Wholes and Parts

 Fraction Artist 2 (Area Models of Fractions)

18: Viewing and Drawing 3-D

 3D and Orthographic Views - Activity A

19: Multiplication and Division Problems

 Chocomatic (Multiplication, Arrays, and Area)

Content correlation last revised: 5/27/2010