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Scaling Away

Middle schoolers explore the concept of scale factor. In this scale factor instructional activity, students find the scale factor of various toy models such as cars or trains. Middle schoolers calculate surface area and volume of prisms. Students predict what happens to surface area and volume when dimensions are increased.

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Resource Details

Grade
6th - 8th
Subjects
Math
1 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Technology
Calculator

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