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Investigating the Properties of a Parallelogram
Students investigate the properties of a parallelogram. In this properties of a parallelogram lesson, students construct a parallelogram on their Ti-Nspire. Students measure side lengths, angle measures, and diagonal lengths. Students determine the relationships between opposite angles, consecutive angles, alternate interior angles, and side lengths.
9th - 12th Math 3 Views 27 Downloads
Measuring the Flagpole
Studets practice problem solving and comparison of quantities, ratios and prproportions. They develop a plan for determining the height of a flagpole complete with drawings and calculations. In addition, they complete a written description of the process.
8th - 11th Math 3 Views 5 Downloads
The Stained Glass Window
Students use centimeter rulers and the attached worksheet containing a scale drawing of a stained glass window. The actual measurements of the stained glass window are given, and students are asked to find the actual measurement of the regular decagon in the center.
6th - 8th Math 10 Views 48 Downloads
Count The Letters
Young scholars perform activities involving ratios, proportions and percents. Given a newspaper article, groups of students count the number of letters in a given area. They use calculators and data collected to construct a pie chart and bar graph of the information.
6th - 9th Math 3 Views 50 Downloads
Centimeters and Meters: Homework
In this centimeters and meters worksheet, students find the real objects for each picture and estimate its measurements in centimeters or meters. Students then measure the objects. Students order the object lengths and finish with one measurement word problem.
3rd - 4th Math 3 Views 0 Downloads
Fourth graders practice measuring items with unconventional methods. In this measurement prediction lesson plan, 4th graders estimate the length of items a teacher brings to class and record their predictions. Students measure the items correctly and compare and contrast their predictions with classmates.
4th Math 3 Views 0 Downloads
Perimeter, Area, and Volume
After providing your learners with a pre-assessment, group learners by ability level. Groups develop and use strategies to find perimeter of regular or irregular shapes using string, paper clips, links, and other objects. They find the area using tiles or counting squares of regular and irregular shapes on a grid.
3rd - 5th Math 118 Views 765 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Multiplying and Dividing in Scientific Notation - Grade 8
Here is really nice set of resources on scientific notation. Eighth and ninth graders explore the concept of multiplying and dividing in scientific notation. In this multiplying and dividing numbers in scientific notation lesson, learners work out problems involving the product of powers and quotient of powers rules for multiplying exponents.
7th - 9th Math 97 Views 392 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Are You Full of Hot Air?
Explore the concept of measuring and recording circumference. In this physical science and measurement instructional activity, young learners blow up balloons, measure the circumference, and record the data on an interactive graphing website.
2nd - 3rd 21st Century Skills 22 Views 43 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Circles and Similarity
Round and round your learners will go learning about the similarity properties of circles. Geometers Sketchpad will be a handy tool Through measuring radii and circumference, learners will confirm the similarity to concepts in the circles world.
8th - 10th Math 3 Views 1 Download CCSS: Designed
Drawing a Line Tangent to a Circle
Explore lines tangent to a circle. In this math activity, students manipulate circles and lines on a TI calculator. They draw a circle and analyze perpendicular lines intersecting the circle in only one place. This activity works best if each student has a TI-83 or TI-84 for their own viewing.
9th - 12th Math 10 Views 4 Downloads CCSS: Designed
An alternative way to measure things is presented in this PowerPoint. Instead of using rulers, pupils use body parts to measure items in school and distances around the school. Each slide asks learners to measure something using specific body part.
K - 1st Math 3 Views 1 Download CCSS: Adaptable
How the Rubber Meets the Road
Students design their own tire tread pattern that meets a certain requirement. In this technology lesson plan, students explore how engineers develop tire treads. They evaluate their own work and share their product with the class.
7th - 12th 21st Century Skills 12 Views 13 Downloads CCSS: Designed