Students explore the concept of equivalence. In this equivalence instructional activity, students use an applet to balance equations using an actual balance. Students change the value of the parameters using sliders and a window range.
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Estimating Centers and Interpreting the Mean as a Balance Point
How do you balance a set of data? Using a ruler and some coins, learners determine whether the balance point is always in the middle. Through class and small group discussions, they find that the mean is the the best estimate of the...
9th - 10th Math CCSS: Designed
Lesson 1: Using Variables and Evaluating Expressions
Prealgebra pupils point out symbols that represent their personalities as an anticipatory set for learning about variables. As the lesson progresses, they begin to write and evaluate expressions that represent real-world scenarios. You...
6th - 9th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Space Shuttle Ascent: Altitude vs. Time
How long did it take to get to that altitude? Using a Google Earth file, groups explore a space shuttle launch. Using a calculator, groups determine the function that models the altitude/time data from an actual launch. With the model in...
9th - 12th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Physics Skill and Practice Worksheets
Stop wasting energy searching for physics resources, this comprehensive collection of worksheets has you covered. Starting with introductions to the scientific method, dimensional analysis, and graphing data, these skills practice...
9th - Higher Ed Math CCSS: Adaptable