Proportions and Scale Factor for Measurement

Students explore the concept of proportion. In this proportion lesson, students use google maps to find the distance the their school is from home. Students discuss what a scale factor is through teacher led discussion. Students determine the scale factor for maps, recipes, and distances.

5th - 7th Math 34 Views 115 Downloads
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