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A learning Asset is a strategy a teacher chooses to actively engage students in learning a concept or skill using a digital tool/resource.

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The learning asset provided by:
Author: Karen Free
System:Lawrence County
School:Lawrence County Board Of Education
Unique Unit Rates
Digital Tool/Resource:
Lamar explains Unit Rates
Web Address – URL:
Digital Tool Description:

The GoAnimate video, Lamar Explains Unit Rate, will serve as an introduction/review for students. 

Content Standard(s):
MA2015(7) 1. Compute unit rates associated with ratios of fractions, including ratios of lengths, areas, and other quantities measured in like or different units. [7-RP1]
Learning Outcomes:

Students will be able to calculate unit rate from problems given. Students will create problems to find unique unit rates.

Learning Asset Strategy 1

1) Students will view the GoAnimation video, Lamar Explains Unit Rates. Discuss the video.

2) Students will practice solving unit rate problems.


Bloom’s Digital Taxonomy:
Understand, Apply
Quick Assess:

Teacher will monitor student participation in solving unit rate problems. 

Learning Asset Strategy 2

Students will create unique unit rate problems for partners to solve.

Bloom’s Digital Taxonomy:
Apply, Create
Quick Assess:

Teacher will observe student creations of unique unit rate problems.

Advanced Preparation:

-Computer/Projector to show video

-Practice worksheet with unit rate problems

-Plan partner groups

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