This is probably more for my own benefit than yours. Sorry. I like to keep track of different ideas I find on the interwebs and categorize them so I can quickly find them when I tackle each lesson. If this helps you too, great!

If you'd like to contribute something, send me an email at nkraft@pottsville.k12.pa.us.

You can also check out my new 6th Grade Common Core Virtual Filing Cabinet!

This is probably more for my own benefit than yours. Sorry. I like to keep track of different ideas I find on the interwebs and categorize them so I can quickly find them when I tackle each lesson. If this helps you too, great!

If you'd like to contribute something, send me an email at nkraft@pottsville.k12.pa.us.

Estimation

estimation180 by Andrew Stadel

Building Stuff with My Son

Block Towers by Nathan Kraft

Lego Towers by Nathan Kraft

Stacked Cups by Nathan Kraft

Number Sense

Number Sense Boot Camp by cheesemonkey

Bucky the Badger by Dan Meyer

Nana's Chocolate Milk by Dan Meyer

Calendar Blocks by Adam Bevan

51 Days til Halloween? by Nathan Kraft

Snickers by Frank Noschese

Elevator by Luke Walsh

Couch Coins by Andrew Stadel

Put(t)ing Rational Numbers in Order by Bob Lochel

It Adds Up by Graham Fletcher

Factor Tree by NLVM

Properties

Distributive Property by Cathy Yenca

Integer Operations

Integer Addition by Pi Crust

Gang Violence and Integer Addition by Nathan Kraft

Good Day or Bad Day? by Nathan Kraft

Integer Multiplication by Fawn Nguyen (top of page)

Zero! Game by I Speak Math

Order of Operations

Calories In, Calories Out by Mathalicious

What Time is It? by Angie

Foxy Five by Fawn Nguyen

Order of Operations Bingo by Illuminations

Wild Cube Sums by Bob Lochel

Fractions

Butter by Robert Kaplinsky

The 2/3 Rule by Nathan Kraft

In Search of the Perfect Man by Angie

Dividing Fractions by Fawn Nguyen

Ratios and Rates

Fast Clapper by Nathan Kraft

Movie Popcorn by Nathan Kraft

Measuring Mullets by Matt Vaudrey

Cost to Make Money in Newsweek (found by Ryan Buck)

Leaking Faucet by Dan Meyer

Sugar Packets by Dan Meyer

COD Kill-Death Ratio by Nathan Kraft

I just want to buy a game. by Nathan Kraft

Harry by Nathan Kraft

Hedge Trimmer by Andrew Stadel

Walking the Appalachian Trail by Yummy Math

Ditch Diggers by Dan Meyer

Finals Week by Dan Meyer

Golden Ratios in Logos by Calculus Humor

Sleep on It by Fawn Nguyen

Nana's Paint Mixup by Dan Meyer

Partial Products by Dan Meyer

Velocity

Tuba Echo by Nathan Kraft

Speed Demons by Nathan Kraft

Speed of Light by Nathan Kraft

Running by Nathan Kraft

I'm Late by Nathan Kraft

Fly Me to the Moon by Timon Piccini

Superman Reverse the Earth's Spin (from Superman The Movie)

Ferrari Ride by Andrew Stadel

Usain Bolt by New York Times (courtesy of Heather Kohn) - could also be line of best fit lesson

Playing Catch Up by Dan Meyer

Football Speed by Ryan Buck

Turbo by Julie Reulbach

Proportions

Water Vase by Andrew Stadel

Rubber Band Ball by Nathan Kraft

Counting Change by Nathan Kraft

Super Bear by Dan Meyer

Food Portion Sizes by Statler Hilton

Big Foot Conspiracy by Mathalicious

Usain Bolt (On Your Mark) by Mathalicious

iPhone dMensions by Mathalicious

Neptune by Dan Meyer

Golf Course by Fawn Nguyen

Tile Pile by Desmos

Money

Cheap Chicken Sandwich by Nathan Kraft

Woody's Raise by Andrew Stadel

Percents

False Advertising by Nathan Kraft

iPad Usage by Andrew Stadel

Double Glasses by Dan Meyer

Fry's Bank Account by Dan Meyer

Giant Savings by Nathan Kraft

Good Tip/Bad Tip by Joe

100% Off? by Scott Keltner

Tyson vs LeBron by Mathalicious

Tip Jar by Mathalicious

Staples Back to School Savings by Katie

Scientific Notation

Text Messaging by Mathemagical Molly

Measurement

Pound of Quarters by Nathan Kraft

Mechanical Pencils by Nathan Kraft

Glass Tiles by Marshall Thompson

Ton of Dollars by Chris Robinson

Converting Temperature by Dan Meyer

Converting Temperature by Kate Nowak

All Edges Brownie Pan by Geoff

Sugar by Katie

Wall Pictures by Andrew Stadel

Area

Fun with a Sticky by Andrew Stadel

Bagel Spread by Dan Meyer

Penny Circle by Dan Meyer

Coffee Traveler by Dan Meyer

Pizza Doubler by Dan Meyer

Coin Carpet by Dan Meyer

Pencil Cup by Andrew Stadel

Paper Cuts by Andrew Stadel

Neapolitan Ice Cream by Nathan Kraft

Triangle Illusion by Mighty Optical Illusions

Bubble Wrap by Dan Meyer

Some More Grocery Store Math by Christopher Danielson

How to create chocolate out of nothing by Mariano Tomatis

Surface Area

File Cabinet by Andrew Stadel

Pop Box Design by Timon Piccini

Big Ice Cubes by Dr Drang

Volume of a Prism

American Flag, Volume of a Prism by Andrew Stadel

Cuts, Popcorn, and Clocks - by Fawn Nguyen

Water Tank by Dan Meyer

Fawn vs Nathan by Mary Bourassa

Volume of a Cylinder

Volume of a Cylinder - by Fawn Nguyen

Fish Tank by Nathan Kraft

Popcorn Picker by Dan Meyer

You Pour, I Choose by Dan Meyer

Coca-Cola Slim by Timon Piccini

Reese's Cups by Katie

Rice by John Scammell

Penny Wars by Yummy Math

Volume of a Sphere

Soccer Ball Inflation by Nathan Kraft

Water Sphere by Jean-Philippe Choiniere

Meatballs by Dan Meyer

Volume of a Truncated Cone

Movie Popcorn by Nathan Kraft

Circles, Area and Circumference

Going Round in Circles by Andrew Stadel

Area of a Circle by Fawn Nguyen

Rolling Tires by Andrew Stadel

Rolling Glasses by Dan Meyer

Car Caravan by Dan Meyer

Kung Fu Students in China by David Lippman

Domino Spiral by Timon Piccini

Who Ate My Cake? by Brian Marks

Sinkhole by Katie

Car Chase by Ryan Brown

Elmo Travels by Andrew Stadel

Split Time by Dan Meyer

Perfect Circle by Mike

Water Bottle Wager by Andrew Stadel

Angles

Complementary and Supplementary by Nathan Kraft

Geometry

Dissecting Polygons - by Fawn Nguyen - Reconstructing Shapes

n-gons by Andrew Alexander

Pythagorean Theorem

Taco Cart by Dan Meyer

TV Space by Timon Piccini

Costco TV by Megan Hayes-Golding

51 Foot Ladder by Mathalicious

26 Squares by Alex Overwijk and Mary Bourassa

Patterns

Triangle of Toothpicks by Nathan Kraft

Fake Money by Andrew Stadel

Glass Music by Nathan Kraft

Note Frequencies by Nathan Kraft

Shrinking Dollar by Dan Meyer

Penny Pyramid by Dan Meyer

Canstruction by Yummy Math

Algebraic Expressions

Draw a Picture, You Idiot! by Nathan Kraft

Texting Algebraic Expressions by Nathan Kraft

Simplifying Algebraic Expressions by Julie Reulbach

Central Parkby Desmos

Solving Linear Equations

Seesaw Activity by Khan Academy

How Many Mints in Each Tube? by Don Steward

Functions

Griffy Counts by Christopher Danielson

I work out! by Nathan Kraft

20 Floors by Nathan Kraft

Speeding by Mathalicious

Papa John's by Mathalicious

iCost by Mathalicious

Using Microsoft Excel by Fawn Nguyen

Stacked Cups by Fawn Nguyen

Train Jousting by Derek Olson

Ant Extinction by Dan Meyer

Graphing

Domain and Range by John Scammell

San Francisco House by Scott Farrar

Graphing Pictures by Bob Lochel - Algebra 2

Tricks for Remembering Slopes by Shireen D

Slope-Intercept Joke Worksheet - by Mr K

Graphing Graphic Organizer by I Speak Math

Steps and Slope by Fawn Nguyen

Slope-r Mario by Scott Keltner

Function Carnival by Desmos

Transformations Activity using Logos by Denis Sheeran

Scatter Plots, Lines of Best Fit, Correlation

Barbie Bungie by Fawn Nguyen

Barbie Bungie on Teaching Channel

Barbie Bungie (3 act video) by Timon Piccini

Height vs Age by Nico Rowinsky

Predicting Cranium Size by Julie Reulbach

Using Desmos for Scatter Plots by Nathan Kraft

Drive or Fly? by Tom Ward

Movie Correlation Activity by Bob Lochel

Systems of Equations

Warmsnugs Double Glazing by Fawn Nguyen

Veggie Juice by Andrew Carle

Basketball Shots by Andrew Stadel

Toilet by Robert Kaplinsky

Linear Inequalities

Sweet Snacks by Andrew Stadel

1/2 Your Age Plus 7 by Matt (at Math Goes Pop)

Lego Pieces and Feasible Region by Fawn Nguyen

Absolute Value Equations

Absolute Value Equations by Kate Nowak

Absolute Value Project by Heather Kohn

Exponential Functions

Falling Glow Sticks by Dan Meyer

7 Billion by Mathalicious

Quadratics

Negative Boy Cartoon by Shannon Muramoto

Basketball by Dan Meyer

Easier Way to Graph Quadratics by James Tanton

Penny Circle by Dan Meyer

Chain Rule

f(u) song, parody of "Forget You" by Ceelo by Sweeney Math (my kids won't get this)

Interpreting Graphs

How Much Bird Crap? by SmartCarUSA

Misleading Bar Graph on edudemic (found by Nathan Kraft)

Median Weekly Earnings by Yummy Math

Bad Drivers by Tim Cox

Box-and-Whisker Plot Generator by Alcula

Probability

Over and Under by Fawn Nguyen

Always, Sometimes, Never by Fawn Nguyen

Lemon Starbursts by Dan Meyer

Rock, Paper, Scissors, Lizard, Spock by Nora Oswald

Monopoly by Nathan Kraft

Wheel of Fortune by Mathalicious

Rock, Paper, Scissors by Andrew Stadel

Shot at the Glory by John Berray

Powerball Simulator

Million Dollar Powerball by Yummy Math

Online Spinner by Math is Fun

Combinations/Permuations

Codebreaker by Ryan Brown

Permutation Lock by Erick Lee

Pimp My Feet by Mathalicious

Counting without Counting by Sam Shah

Spud-tacular Combinations by Chris Robinson

Statistics

Baseball Averages by Car Talk (found by Christopher Danielson)

Teaching Strategies

Speed Dating by Kate Nowak

My Favorite No on The Teaching Channel

Games

Risk by Angie?

Solve, Crumple, Toss by Kate Nowak

Grudge by Nathan Kraft

Ultimate Tic-Tac-Toe by Math with Bad Drawings

Random Things I'm Going to Steal from Other Teachers

Bottle of Dreams by John Berray

The Wall of Champions by Daniel Schneider

Reminder Cards by Pam Wilson

Designing Buildings by Fawn Nguyen

Made an Error by John Berray

Classroom Design by Daniel Schneider

Peanut Butter Jelly by Max Ray

Plickers by Pam Wilson

Visible Random Groupings and Vertical Non-Permanent Surfaces by Alex Overwijk

Favorite Number by Bob Lochel/Alex Bellos

Cheryl's Birthday Problem from a Singapore Olympiad Test

Warm-up File Cabinet by Jessica Bogie

Wild Maths