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Let's Buy A Car!
Middle schoolers practice calculating mean, median, mode, and range. They use the internet to research the price and payments of a car. They use book values to determine which car to buy.
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Gas Mileage: Which is a Better Buy?
Use different types of cars and compare their fuel efficiency to introduce the concept of unit rate. Using real-world examples gives your young learners a way to connect with the lesson. There are pictures of five different types of cars...
6th - 8th Math CCSS: Designed
Drones Take Off
Ever wonder what drones are doing high above us in the sky? This article gives your class an insight to what those robots in the sky are doing. After reading an article on drone technology, pupils are prompted to respond to a variety of...
5th - 12th Technology & Engineering CCSS: Designed
New Review Lesson 3: A Fresh Start
The members of your economics class may be busy earning graduation credits, but the credit they should be concerned about is their financial credit. The third lesson in a unit about Hurricane Katrina and other events that can result in...
7th - 12th Math CCSS: Designed
The Time Value of Money
Your car-loving or money-loving learners will enjoy this quick video on the time value of money (interest) presented in two scenarios about investing a bonus check to increase its future value in order to buy a favorite car. The formula...
4 mins 8th - 12th Math CCSS: Adaptable