Illuminations: What’s My Rule for Sorting?

Students build on prior knowledge of sorting and classifying when they recognize sorts and name rules for sorting.

They identify common properties in the classroom environment and make, explain, and defend conjectures to extend their knowledge.


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Classification & Sorting
Early Childhood, K-6, Educator

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