Teaching and Learning Mathematics through Hurricane Tracking

  • Teaching and Learning Mathematics through Hurricane Tracking

    Maria Fernandez, Robert Schoen
    Hurricane-based mathematics tasks involving cooperative learning that were found to help students enhance their understanding of patterns, graphs, and rates of change. The tasks created for this activity have been used by both middle and high school teachers and students. Interdisciplinary themes are prominent as students need a working knowledge of longitude and latitude. Activity sheets, answers, and student work included.