# ALEX Classroom Resources

ALEX Classroom Resources
Subject: Mathematics (7 - 8)
Title: Grade 7 Mathematics Module 1, Topic A: Proportional Relationships
Description:

In Topic A, students examine situations carefully to determine if they are describing a proportional relationship. Their analysis is applied to relationships given in tables, graphs, and verbal descriptions. At the end of the unit, students will use proportional and non-proportional relationships to solve real-world problems.

Subject: Mathematics (5 - 7)
Title: Super Bear: Comparing Mass
URL: https://aptv.pbslearningmedia.org/resource/mgbh-math-md-superbear/super-bear-comparing-mass/
Description:

Think about the relationships between the weight and size of similar objects. This interactive exercise focuses on using critical thinking skills and estimation skills to predict how many mini and regular gummy bears it takes to have the same mass as a super bear and then requires using data to complete calculations to see if your prediction was accurate.

This resource is part of the Math at the Core: Middle School collection.

Subject: Mathematics (7)
Title: Proportions StudyJam
URL: https://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/math/algebra/proportion.htm
Description:

This classroom resource provides a video that introduces proportions as a number sentence that shows two equivalent ratios. It explains that using a proportion as an equation, it is possible to find the fractions of a set, which can help solve a variety of math problems. After utilizing this resource, the students can complete the short quiz to assess their understanding.

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