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How Big Is The Playground?

Students calculate the standard and metric measurements of a playground. In this measurement lesson, students use GPS coordinates and graphing calculators to determine the dimensions of an area outside of the school in both standard and metric measurements. Students record the information gathered on a Data Sheet.

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Resource Details

7th - 8th
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
2 hrs
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
Included Materials
  • Worksheet