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What is Engaging Mathematics, Volume II: Algebra I?


An instructional resource featuring over 90 Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS)-
based, classroom-ready mathematics activities that each take approximately 10 to
15 minutes to complete.




A TEKS-based resource that addresses all Algebra I mathematics TEKS
and provides—
Rigorous problem-solving tasks
Manipulative-based tasks
Vocabulary development tasks
Sorting and classifying tasks




A resource that supports high-quality, research-based instruction by providing activities
that can be used for various purposes, including—

Engaging warm-ups and opening tasks that draw students into relevant
and challenging mathematics
Instructional support for all students, from at-risk to gifted and talented,
to help learners articulate, refine, and retain important mathematical concepts,
processes, and skills
Short-cycle, formative assessments that provide immediate and ongoing
feedback to guide instruction for the teacher and learning for the student
Supplemental tasks to support intervention strategies




A resource that incorporates the mathematics process standards by
promoting—
Reasoning, generalizing, and problem-solving
in mathematical and real-world contexts
Modeling, using tools, and connecting
representations
Analysis
Communication


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