This Balancing Shapes—Everything Balances Out in the End lesson plan also includes:
In life and in math, balance is key. A simple interactive with a pan balance and different shapes lets users explore the concept of equality. Along the way, they discover the properties of equality.
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- Bring in an actual balance for kinesthetic learners
- Pupils should have familiarity with equality
- There are other lessons in the series that build on the activity (this is the first lesson in a three-part series)
- Instructions are detailed and clear
- Gives questions to use in a class or group discussion