It's All About Scale

Sixth graders investigate scale models of toys.  In this scale models of toys lesson, 6th graders bring in toys from home to measure.  Students discuss scale and what scale is used with their toys.  Students determine the life size dimensions of their toy using scale. Students determine the life size of a barbie using scale.

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Resource Details

Grade
6th
Subjects
Math
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
2 hrs
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
Technology
Calculator
Year
2003
Usage Permissions
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