||Questions to ponder before analyzing for use of the SMP
|MP1 Make sense of problems and persevere in solving them.
||Does this make sense?
|MP2 Reason abstractly and quantitatively.
||Where in the task are aspects contextualized and decontextualized?
|MP3 Construct viable arguments and critique the reasoning of others.
||Is the logic valid or flawed? Why?
|MP4 Model with mathematics.
||When analyzing the task, what mathematical aspects and relationships are present?
|MP5 Use appropriate tools strategically.
||How does using tools facilitate the understanding and solution to the task?
|MP6 Attend to precision.
||Are aspects of the task communicated precisely?
|MP7 Look for and make use of structure.
||What patterns or structures are embodied in the task?
|MP8 Look for and express regularity in repeated reasoning.
||What reasoning skills or patterns are repeatedly employed in solving the task?