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How Big Can a Bee Be?
Mathematicians analyze the relationships between surface area and volume. They conduct Internet research, conduct various experiments, record the data in a spreadsheet, and graph the results and compare the rate of increase of surface area to the rate of increase of volume.
7th - 10th Math 13 Views 141 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Data Analysis and Probability: Graphing Candy with Excel
Collect and graph data using Microsoft Excel with your math class. They will make predictions about the number of each colored candy in a bag of M&M's, then sort, classify, count, and record the actual data before using Excel to create a graph of the data.
5th - 8th Math 7 Views 147 Downloads
Do your learners like dinosaurs and theme parks? An ambitious activity invites learners to put together a plan for supplying dinosaurs for a new theme park. Pupils work together in groups to come up with their plan, which must include a spreadsheet that has information on cost, size, and weight of the dinosaurs.
4th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 34 Downloads
Ten Data Analysis Activities
This thirteen page data analysis learning exercise contains a number of interesting problems regarding statistics. The activities cover the concepts of average measurements, standard deviation, box and whisker plots, quartiles, frequency distributions, and lines of best fit.
9th - 12th Math 55 Views 389 Downloads
New Review PD Course: Google's Spreadsheet App
Looking for a versatile tool that will help save you time, keep you organized, and enhance instruction? Follow along with Rich and Jennifer as they explore the ins and outs of Google's Spreadsheet app and help get you started by creating a class grade book.
39 mins K - Higher Ed Classroom Support 3 Views 0 Downloads
Explore metric measurement, recording data, and creating an electronic spreadsheet displaying results with your math class. Scholars will measure the length of their smiles, record the measurements, and represent the results on an electronic spreadsheet.
4th - 6th 21st Century Skills 5 Views 83 Downloads
Students explore basic Excel spreadsheets. In this spreadsheet lesson, students enter Alaska weather information and perform calculations. Students title the columns on the spreadsheet and format the cells. Students complete steps on a worksheet.
1st - 4th 21st Century Skills 20 Views 63 Downloads
Area and Perimeter
Students investigate area and perimeter of various shapes. In this area and perimeter of various shapes instructional activity, students record how area of shapes change when a dimension is doubled, halved, quartered, etc. Students make scatter plots of radii v.
9th - 12th Math 37 Views 221 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Students, while in the computer lab, practice using formulas, print options, functions and adjusting column widths while interacting with a spreadsheet program. They modify and use spreadsheets, after being given a scenario, to solve problems as well.
6th - 8th Technology & Engineering 4 Views 28 Downloads
Skeeters Are Overrunning the World
Skeeters are used to model linear and exponential population growth in a wonderfully organized lesson plan including teachers' and students' notes, an assignment, graphs, tables, and equations. Filled with constant deep-reaching questions and diagrams, this resource is a great cooperative learning, higher-order thinking, collaborative experience.
8th - 10th Math 14 Views 10 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
The Law of Large Numbers and Probability
Learners investigate why theoretical probability doesn't always match reality. The activity involves using Python 2.7 (or Sage) to set up a Bernoulli Trial. It also involves setting up a spreadsheet to simulate the Birthday Paradox. Pupils should be familiar with Python, fractional exponents, and combinations before beginning.
8th - 12th Math 26 Views 33 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Isabella’s Credit Card
An in-depth activity that involves a real-world problem about credit card debt. Learners are given a scenario in which Isabella plans to stop using her credit card and pay off the balance by paying a fixed amount each month. The first task is to determine how long it will take for the balance to reach zero using a given interest rate.
8th - 12th Math 16 Views 14 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Linear and Exponential Change: Comparing Growth Rates
This thirteen-page PowerPoint presentation guides geometry learners in interpreting linear functions, linear data and their trend lines, the consequences of their constant rate of change, and growth rate. Real-life models including step-by-step solutions, graphs, and functions are used to compare the characteristics of linear and non-linear functions, especially exponential verses linear.
8th - 10th Math 8 Views 4 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable