Prep: Log in using your username and password.
Step 1: Read the Daily Standard. The standard indicates the skill set you will acquire for the lesson.
Step 2: Take the 8 question Pre-Test. Do your best as lessons are created based on your pre-test score. Once you complete the assessment, your score will be revealed.
Step 3: Review the Vocabulary related to the daily standard. Reading and understanding the vocabulary words will boost your skill set development.
Step 4: Lesson Time! Read the lesson, take notes, follow the examples. Once you have a firm understanding of the topic, try the practice questions. This section is not graded. Simply do your best.
The V.A.R.K. Approach: Video, Audio, Real World Connection & Kinesthetic Activity
Step 5: Watch a Video that explains the daily skill. Khan Academy offers a step by step guide for understanding the lesson of the day. Take Notes!
Step 6: Explore Real World Connections. Many students ask, “Why do we need to learn math? When will we ever use it?" Each daily lesson is connected with a career path. Take notes and explain how the daily lesson is connected to the real world.
Step 7: Kinesthetic Activity. Play a game, complete a hands-on activity or find a partner to complete the task. Each exercise will help you not only remember the daily skill but also reinforce and raise your comprehension levels.
Assessment : Once you have completed all tasks, it’s time to evaluate performance!
Step 8: Complete the Post Test consisting of 10 questions where you fill in the blank. Good Luck! Reminder: If you don’t feel ready to take the test, review steps 1-7.
Step 9: Write a short Essay Response to the open ended question. It’s important that you detail your math knowledge. Respond using complete sentences and include correct grammar and punctuation.
Reflection Step 10: Now that you have completed a lesson, complete the Reflection page. How did you feel about your performance in each step of the lesson? Place visuals to illustrate your level of self-satisfaction with each section. The markers will serve as study guides for nightly review.