Start a 10-Day Free Trial to Unlock the Full Review

Why Lesson Planet?

Find quality lesson planning resources, fast!
Share & remix collections to collaborate.
Organize your curriculum with collections. Easy!
Have time to be more creative & energetic with your students!

Skeeter Populations and Exponential Growth

Students perform investigations on the growth of populations and use exponential functions to represent that growth. They watch a video clip of growth patterns. Students work in groups to determine the "population" of each color of "Skeeter." A Skeeter may be any candy, coin, or two sided chip. Students perform explorations to determine growth patterns.

3 Views 3 Downloads
Resource Details

Grade
6th - 8th
Subjects
Math
2 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
2 days
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
Included Materials
  • Project
  • Worksheet