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#### Spring Dance

Geometry learners imagine that they are responsible for designing the spring formal dance floor and banquet area in a lesson that reinforces the use of scale drawings.

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#### Understanding Proportions and Scale Drawings

Proportions are ratios found using multiplication or division. Middle schoolers solve measurement problems, find a figure's missing dimension, and find the distance between two points. Resource features four lesson plans with detailed...

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#### What's Shaking? Three-Lesson Unit

Your young architects use the Internet to research tall structures or sky scrapers to help in the design of their scale drawings. This is lesson one of three in which learners design, build, and test model skyscrapers for seismic safety....

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#### Introduction To Scale Drawings

Real-life math is really great! In groups, learners measure objects in the classroom. After comparing measurements, they determine a scale and create a blueprint of the classroom. They discuss the purpose of using scale drawings in...

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#### Designing the Ultimate Play Space (Scale Drawings)

Design projects are wonderful vehicles for math, engineering, and problem solving skills. Learners put their understanding of area, ratio, and scale to the test as they design a school play area. They scale their drawing up and down...

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#### Scale Drawings

Learners explore scale drawings. They use maps to investigate scale drawings. Students create a scale drawing of their own island.

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#### Measure: Bearings and Scale Drawings

Young mathematicians practice measuring acurately with a protractor. They convert measurements using a scale factor, then translate the new information into diagrams. This lesson should be a hit in that it's mostly hands-on work with the...

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#### Learning Ratios and Proportions Through Scale Drawings

Middle and high schoolers explore the concept of scale drawings. They discuss what a scale is and that scales provide a ratio. Pupils construct a scale drawing of their classroom using graph paper.

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#### Measure: Bearings and Scale Drawings

Pupils practice drawing geometric figures. In this geometry lesson, learners complete an activity that requires them to draw angles and shapes to the nearest degree.

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#### Measurement 3: Rulers

In this measurement worksheet, students measure the linear distance, in inches, between stated objects. Next, they determine the actual distance, in miles.

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#### Proportional Flag

Escort your class to the parking lot to compare a toy truck or car (with the scale marked) with a real version to illustrate ratios and proportion in action. Teams take on the following task: create an American flag large enough to cover...

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#### Diagram/Scale Drawing/Pictures and Captions

In this diagram and scale drawing learning exercise, students use the diagram of a sea turtle scale drawing to answer the questions. Students answer 6 questions.

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#### Amusements

In this geometry assessment, 5th graders problem solve 6 questions about angles, ramps, hexagons, and circles. They work with tools of their choice which include a straight edge, graph paper, or Geometer's Sketchpad to complete drawings...

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#### Three Scale Drawing Activities

In this scale drawing worksheet, students complete three different scale drawing activities. One activity is making a scale drawing, one involves answering questions from a given scale drawing, and one is a cross-number puzzle. The...

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#### Koala Bear Exhibit

Learners visit the zoo and study the koala bears. In this habitat lesson, students take a field trip to the zoo and examine the habitat of the koala bears. Learners watch videos about koalas and consider the needs of the koalas....

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#### Set Design

Students explore proportional reasoning. In this middle school mathematics lesson students investigate scale drawings as they create a proportional representation for the carvings on Mt. Rushmore.

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#### Map Adventures

Students explore the relationship between a scale drawing and actual distance. In this mapping lesson, students use an amusement park map to determine distances and what they would be like in real life.

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#### Algebra: Scale Drawing (Practice 16.6)

In this scale drawings worksheet, students use the scale given to find the actual measure of each object. Students solve 8 problems.

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#### One Size Fits All?

Students describe the differences between an estimate and a guess. They create reasonable estimates based on comparison and activities. Students explain how estimation is helpful in showing the relative size on a scale. They also...

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#### Lesson Exchange: Design and make Cents (Elementary, Mathematics)

Sixth graders work in teams to design the perfect bedroom. The teams must create a room that is functional, original, and stays within a budget of $650.

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#### Similar Figures and Scale Drawings: English Learners

In this similar figures and scale drawings instructional activity, students review the idea of similar figures and learn the meaning of scale in a scale drawing. Students then use the words and numbers in the box to complete the...

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#### Ratio and Proportion Crossword Puzzle

For this Algebra I worksheet, 9th graders solve a crossword puzzle that is based on the vocabulary associated with ratio and proportion. The one page interactive worksheet contains fourteen clues and is self checking.

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#### Conjectures for Congruence and Similarity

Students explore the concept of congruent and similar figures. In this congruent and similar figure lesson plan, students classify pictures according to congruent and similar figures. Students measure the lengths of various figures to...

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#### Scale Drawings

In this scale drawing worksheet, learners determine the actual distance when given a scale drawing. They draw objects to scale. This one-page worksheet contains 8 multi-step problems.