Distance Teacher Resources
Find Distance lesson plans and worksheets
Showing 1 - 24 of 10,592 resources
Distance Between Parallel Lines: Lesson
Rely on slope when counting won't do. Using horizontal and vertical parallel lines, the presentation shows scholars how to find the distance by counting. The video uses the relationship of the slopes of perpendicular lines to find two...
4 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Represent Fractional Distance Measurement Quantities Using Diagrams
The first lesson in a series of five, the lesson supports learners in discovering new strategies for finding fractional distances by using diagrams with measurement scales. After a review of fractions and diagrams, the common mistake of...
8 mins 3rd - 5th CCSS: Designed
Planetary Distances on the Playground
Earth is 149,600,000 km, or 92,957,130.4 miles, from the sun. Young astronauts create an interactive model to learn the distances between planets. Nine groups, each representing a different planet, are spread around at class-calculated...
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Finding the Distance Between Two Points: Lesson
Point out an application of Pythagoras. The segment of an essential playlist on geometry provides a quick review of the Pythagorean Theorem. Using a right triangle to show the positions of two points, the presenter calculates the...
4 mins 7th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
Compare Rates of Speed by Comparing Equations that Represent the Relationship Between Distance and Time
After you have taught how to write an equation comparing distance and time, you need to show your mathematicians how to compare those equations. Based off the prior video, this lesson teaches how to use different equations to find out...
3 mins 6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
Distance, Rate, and Time—Walking Home
Dig into a classic math problem with your classes. Through an engaging task, learners work with rate and distance information to make conclusions. In the task, two people walk at different rates; one leaves first, and scholars calculate...
8th - 9th CCSS: Designed
Distance Between Two Points
How does the Pythagorean Theorem become the distance formula? The video instructor begins by explaining the application of the distance formula. She then shows graphically how the distance formula is just an extension of the Pythagorean...
7 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Write an Equation that Expresses the Relationship Between Distance and Time
Equations don't always have x and y, show your learners that distance and time can be substituted for these values. Your mathematicians will be able to use the graph and table of proportional data to find the unit rate by dividing. Pause...
4 mins 6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
Understanding the Effects of Differences in Speed—Problem Set D
Fall back and slow down. The fourth lesson in a six-part series on air traffic control leads the class to find the difference in distance traveled based upon the difference in speed. Pupils work through a problem related to walking...
5th - 9th CCSS: Adaptable