Type and Content of Lesson 
No.
Lessons 
Notes and Handouts 
Whole Class Lessons 
Garden Beds 
1 
Give out PSM Notes sheet.
Emphasis recording data and reordering in a table.
Homework: Investigate expanding the Garden Bed. 
Using the Computer 
.5 
Demonstrate access to the CDROM.
Demonstrate each activity. 
Explain the Instructional Model 
.5 
Homework: 
Small Groups 
Learning Centre 1 
1 
Homework: Finish activity,
supplementary sheet. 
Learning Centre 2 
1 
Homework: Finish activity,
supplementary sheet. 
Learning Centre 3 
1 
Homework: Finish activity,
supplementary sheet. 
Learning Centre 4 
1 
Homework: Finish activity,
supplementary sheet. 
Learning Centre 5 
1 
Homework: Finish activity,
supplementary sheet. 
Whole Class Lessons 
Student Summary and Sharing 
2 
Get students to work through in order and
write about the activity they did at each learning centre. For
example:
 What they did!
 What they learnt!
 Sample questions
 Questions and problems they were still having
For each lesson get students to share with the class. (Note:
This could be done at the end of each lesson for each
activity. In this case you will need to think carefully about
the sharing strategy.) 
Whole Class Lessons 
Using the Computer 
1 
Demonstrate access and use of Excel to Graph
the number patterns.
Homework: Write about the relationship between the table of
value and what they see in the graph! 
Small Groups 
Learning Centre 1 
1 
Homework: Finish activity,
supplementary sheet. 
Learning Centre 2 
1 
Homework: Finish activity,
supplementary sheet. 
Learning Centre 3 
1 
Homework: Finish activity,
supplementary sheet. 
Learning Centre 4 
1 
Homework: Finish activity,
supplementary sheet. 
Learning Centre 5 
1 
Homework: Finish activity,
supplementary sheet. 
Whole Class Lessons 
Student Summary and Sharing 
1 or 2 
Get students to work through in order the
write about the activity they did at each learning centre. For
example:
 What they did!
 What they learnt!
 Sample questions
 Questions and problems they were still having
For each lesson get students to share with the class.
(Note: This could be done at the end of each lesson for
each activity. In this case you will need to think carefully
about the sharing strategy.) 
Teacher Instruction 
0 or 1 or 2 
Whole class instruction of common
misunderstandings. 
Small Groups 
Revision for the Test 
1 
Give time in class. During the
follow lesson(s) ensure your individual check each students work and
given feedback. 
As indivduals 
Written Test 
1 
Conduct about a week after so students
have time to revise and seek help. 
Total lessons (min to max) 
18 to 21 
