A Little Competition Goes a Long Way: Holding a Mathematical Modeling Contest in Your Classroom

  • A Little Competition Goes a Long Way: Holding a Mathematical Modeling Contest in Your Classroom

    Mika Munakata
    A project in which students work together to model real-life phenomena of school bus routes and airport design. They also think about the modeling process as they develop rubrics for evaluating their peers' work. Includes sample rubrics, and describes samples of student work.