How Much is a Million?
Students explore the concept of 1 million. In this math lesson, students estimate how much a million of an object weighs. Students determine how much a million boxes of cereal weigh and what the cost would be to ship a million boxes.
7th - 8th Math 3 Views 2 Downloads
New Review Estimating Length Using Scientific Notation
Would you rather have a million dollars or 1 x 10^6 dollars? To find the answer to this question, class members first complete an assessment task converting numbers between decimal notation and scientific notation. They then take part in...
8th Math CCSS: Designed
Customary and Metric Measurement
Through a series of worksheets, mathematicians practice with various concepts of measurement. Conveniently, the 6 pages are easily broken up for individual assignments, and seem to progress in difficulty. Math concepts include drawing...
5th - 7th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Weighing In on the Baltimore Ravens
Are you ready for some football? Which would you expect to weigh more, an offensive player or a defensive player? Have your class use their understanding of median, mode, quartiles, and outliers to analyze their predictions and determine...
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