Saturday, December 8, 2007

Charmaine's 2nd Growing Post

Charmaine's 2nd Growing Post

1. What strategies where being used ?
The strategies being used were using a money, pictures, and ratio tables to solve the problems.
2. How did you use these strategies ?
I used these strategies by using money and ratio tables to show how i got the price of each cup and how much ingredients were in each bag. I also used pictures to show how 1 half of 1/2 is 1/4 and so on.

3. Or how could you have used these strategies ?
I did use all of these strategies ? But i could have used it in more of a organized and easy to understand way then i did use before.
4.How would you figure out the price of a 6 cup bag of Betty's Snack mix?
Use a ratio table
5.Find 3 other values (amounts of Snack Mix) that could be solved using the same ratio table. Find the $$ of your new container sizes. My three new containers are 60, 10 and 1. Which price is $90.00, $15.00, and $1.50.

Marking Rubric For your second Growing PostGrowing Post Question 1 Betty's Snack Mix Total (15 marks)

Answers all questions 5 marks (1 per Question)

Quality of Answers 10 marks
10= Perfect
8= Great Job but there is room for improvement
7= Good Job but there is much room for improvement
6= Decent job but you need to work harder
5= All work is done but effort is lacking
Less than 5 would be for questions answered incorrectly and without effort and incomplete.

Growing Post Question 2 (10 marks)

Embeds the voicethread after question 1 (1 mark) 1
Creates the Voicethread to answer Question (1 marks) 1
Add Comments to further elaborate on the strategies used (1 per comment left) Max 4 marks
Math work is correct in the voicethread (4 Marks) 2

Bonus marks for any person doing more than 4 questions

Growing Post Question 3 (14 marks)

Uses Pictures or a voicethread to answer the question (3.5 Marks) 3.5
Explains the 7 strategies using 7/8 and 11/12 (7 Marks) 5
Comments on the voicethread (3.5 marks .5 per comment) 2.5

Question 4 Sharing Pizza's (15 marks)

Clearly shows How much pizza does each student get in the different groups? (4 marks) 4
Shows which group gets the largest portion of Pizza (2 marks) 1
Show how you found your answer in 2 different ways. (4 marks) 3
What strategies did you use in finding your answer. Student must show strategy and explain how it was used.(2 marks) 1
Added comments on voicethread or added detail to explanations (3 marks) 2

Total Math Work (54 marks)

Formatting (21 Marks)

Proper title (2 Marks)2
Proper labels (3 marks)3
Only one post and no drafts left in dashboard (2 marks) 2
Questions are in the proper order (4 Marks) 4
Post looks pleasing (10 Marks) 9

Pictures are lined up, text is left justified etc

The post looks professional and not piecemeal.

Completing Self Evaluation and leaving a comment (10 Marks) 7
Completing 2 Peer Evaluations Leaving comments on the Growing Post and
Voicethreads (20 marks) 10 marks per student 9

Total Marks for Growing Post ( 105 Marks) (58)
Growing Post Completed on time 0 mark deduction
Completed 1 day late 10 mark deduction
Completed 2 Days Late 15 Mark Deduction
Completed more than 2 days late Mark Deduction

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