Tipping the Scale
In this scale drawings worksheet, students read a scenario about driving on the Interstate. Kids analyze the corresponding drawing that is incorrect. Students draw the map to the correct scale on another piece of paper.
6th - 7th Math 4 Views 48 Downloads
Comic Strip Scale Drawing Project
Add some visual arts to your pre-algebra curriculum with an engaging drawing project. After choosing a favorite comic strip, picture, or illustration, young mathematicians create enlarged scale drawings following a set of defined criteria.
5th - 8th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Getting Us From One Place to Another
Use maps of your local area to teach and connect to real-world applications of ratio reasoning and scale. Teach your young mathematicians how to convert measurements: an inch equals a certain amount of miles. Start out with a simple...
5th - 7th Math CCSS: Designed
New Review Geometric Figures and Scale Drawings
Scale up your lessons on geometry and ask learners to investigate conditions on triangles, scale drawings, area and circumference of circles, and angle relationships. The resource includes activities and a homework assignment.
6th - 8th Math CCSS: Designed
The Road to Proportional Reasoning
Just how big would it really be? Young mathematicians determine if different toys are proportional and if their scale is accurate. They solve problems relating scale along with volume and surface area using manipulatives. The last day of...
6th - 8th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Make a Scale Map of Your Bedroom
Students explore scaling by participating in a mapping activity. In this scale measurement instructional activity, students discuss the purpose of creating scale models or drawings and measure the geometric shapes in their own room....
3rd - 6th Visual & Performing Arts