Convince me!

Students work on Convince me to unpack their thinking about a mathematical concept or problem that they solved in class. It is a great way to give  student structure in writing about mathematics. It gives individuals a chance to make sense of mathematics.

How to use it:

Teacher will model using this template. Students can begin using this format with the teacher modeling the steps. Encourage the use of  student drawings, words and symbols as a way to explain their thinking.