Finding Your Stride Length
Learners participate in an estimation activity to determine the length of a hallway or to estimate how many people can fit in the school stadium or gym.
3rd - 5th Math 3 Views 6 Downloads
Conversations with Inches and Centimeters
Measurements in customary units and measurements in metric units. How do you convert inches to centimeters? How do you convert centimeters to inches? Have your mathematicians find things in the classroom that are less than a rulers...
5th - 7th Math CCSS: Designed
Shaquille O'Neal Hand & Foot Span
If Shaquille O'Neal wears a size-20 shoe, how big are his hands? Learners will use the average ratios of foot length to hand span to calculate the hand span of Shaq, but first, they have to collect the data! They will measure their peers...
4th - 6th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Unit Conversions and Problem Solving with Metric Measurement
Convert young mathematicians' knowledge of place value into an understanding of the metric system with this five-lesson unit. Through a series of problem solving activities and practice exercises, students learn about the relationship...
3rd - 5th Math CCSS: Designed
Living Things and Their Needs: The Math Link
Enrich your study of living things with these cross-curricular math activities. Following along with the story Tillena Lou's Day in the Sun, learners will practice addition and subtraction, learn how to measure volume and length, work on...
K - 3rd Math CCSS: Adaptable
Find Missing Side Lengths Using the Formula for Perimeter
In the final lesson of a six-part series, learners find out how to use the perimeter formula to determine the missing side of a rectangle when the perimeter is known. A review of the terms algorithm and variable starts off the lesson,...
7 mins 3rd - 5th Math CCSS: Designed