# Focus Questions, Unit Goals, & Mathematical Reflections

The Focus Questions are documents that contain all of the Goals, Focus Questions, and Mathematical Reflections in a two-page format for each unit in CMP3.The Goals of the unit describe the mathematics content developed in the unit. The Focus Questions provide a story line for the mathematical development of an investigation. The set of Mathematical Reflections in the student book provide a story line for the mathematical development of the Unit.

The Focus Question documents can serve as:

- an overview of the mathematics in a Grade or Unit and
- as a guide for planning, teaching and assessing the Unit.

## Grade 6

View all of Grade 6 Focus Questions or select a specific unit below.

## Grade 7

View all Grade 7 Focus Questions or select a specific unit below.

# Grade 8/Algebra

View all of Grade 8 Focus Questions or select a specific unit below.

- 8-1 Thinking with Math Models
- 8.2 Looking for Pythagoras
- 8-3 Growing, Growing, Growing
- 8-4 Frogs, Fleas, and Painted Cubes
- 8-5 Butterflies, Pinwheels, and Wallpapper
- 8-6 Say It With Symbols
- 8-7 It's In The System
- 8-8 Function Junction