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Prime and Composite Numbers
Sixth graders identify prime and composite numbers and complete an activity problem. Given a 100 chart, they follow directions to create a prime number chart. In groups, 6th graders play a "Prime Take Away" activity to reinforce prime numbers.
6th Math 3 Views 23 Downloads
Income Levels and Social Class
Students examine the relationship between income levels and social class. Using the Internet, they read various stories in which they guess what the social class of each character and answer discussion questions. They develop graphs to compare the social class of the scenarios in a worksheet.
5th - 8th Math 3 Views 17 Downloads
Conditional Probability and Probability of Simultaneous Events
Pupils explore the concept of conditional probability and probability of simultaneous events. In this conditional probability and probability of simultaneous events lesson, students roll dice or use and applet to roll dice to determine probability of a particular outcome.
11th - Higher Ed Math 5 Views 52 Downloads
Will the Best Candidate Win?
Students explore the concepts of voting and the variety of voting methods. In this voting system lesson, students investigate the advantages and disadvantages of each method. Students collect data and record combination patterns on activity sheets.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 2 Downloads
Number Properties-Know'em, Like'em, Use'em
Ninth graders explore mathematical properties through the use of an advertising jingle. They produce a commercial that is digitized and presented to the class. Students write a jingle that simplifies each property and helps classmates learn the properties.
9th Math 3 Views 9 Downloads
Mathematics Within: Algebraic Processes and Its Connections to Geometry
Fifth graders discover the connections between algebra and geometry. With a focus on arrays and factors, they are introduced to multiplication. They develop an array for multiples of 2 through 10 and identify the factors of each row. They also discover patterns and complete a worksheet to end the lesson.
5th Math 3 Views 6 Downloads
Pattern, Functions, and Algebraic Reasoning
Lower graders explore recursive patterns. They use a calculator to recognize, generate, and explore patterns during arithmetic explorations. The unit provides several assignments of an exploratory nature designed to assist in developing mathematical thinking and reasoning.
1st - 3rd Math 7 Views 105 Downloads
As If Numbers Weren't Complex Enough Already!
The class explores the concept of complex numbers on a website to generate their own Mandelbrot sets. They will practice performing operations with complex numbers and then to get a visual understanding, graph the absolute value of a complex number.
9th - 12th Math 4 Views 69 Downloads
Integers in the Weather
Middle schoolers engage in a clever lesson that combines meteorology with mathematical thinking. They use integers in relation to high and low temperatures that they record. They use a spreadsheet of weather data, a computer, and gain valuable practice in using integers.
6th - 7th Math 3 Views 81 Downloads