Language of the Discipline

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The Language of the Discipline icon invites learners to use and analyze the content vocabulary, terminology, or lexicon like an expert. When students use Language of the Discipline as the lens of learning, they consider the vocabulary necessary to understand the topic. 

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Task Statement:

Students will categorize the language of the discipline a mathematician would use when explaining place value using a labeled diagram and share their findings with a picture dictionary.