This The Road Taken activity & project also includes:
Cooperative groups work to determine which of three routes would be the best to take from Snowden River Park and Ride to the M & T Bank Stadium. They use actual Google Maps to find distances and estimated time involved. Then they multiply by multi-digit decimal rates to figure the average speed, gasoline used, number of songs heard en route, and cost of fuel.
- Extension and follow-up questions round out the lesson
- Addresses CCSS.Math.Content.6.NS.B.3
- Incorporating the use of Internet maps makes the activity practical
- All solutions and printable Google Map directions are provided