Model linear functions using Barbie dolls and rubber bands.

Lesson Plan

Grades: High School, 6th to 8th, 9th to 12th

Stats & Probability

Interpreting Categorical and Quantitative Data

Investigate patterns of association in bivariate data.

8.SP.A.1, 8.SP.A.2, 8.SP.A.3, HSS-ID.B.6a, HSS-ID.B.6c, HSS-ID.C.7

Relate functions, tables, and graphs to roller coaster drops.

Lesson Plan

Grades: 6th to 8th

Expression/Equation

Functions

Use properties of operations to generate equivalent expressions.

Apply and extend previous understandings of arithmetic to algebraic expressions.

Define, evaluate, and compare functions.

6.EE.A.2c, 8.F.A.1, 6.EE.A.3, 7.EE.A.2

Construct perpendicular bisectors, find circumcenters, calculate area, and use proportions to solve a real world problem.

Lesson Plan

Grades: High School, 9th to 12th

Geometry

Congruence

HSG-CO.D.12

Use a clinometer (a measuring device built from a protractor) and isosceles right triangles to find the height of a building.

Lesson Plan

Grades: 6th to 8th

Stats & Probability

Develop understanding of statistical variability.

Summarize and describe distributions.

6.SP.A.3, 6.SP.B.5c, 6.SP.B.5d, 6.SP.A.1

Evaluate expressions to play bingo.

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