Sharing Teaching Ideas
Sharing Teaching Ideas: Algebra 1's Speed Trap
January 2004, Volume 97, Issue 1, Page 14
A hands-on activity using the distance-time-rate formula. Article discusses students timing a vehicle over a known distance to determine speed of the vehicle and then relaying that information to the driver. Includes a permission letter for students to particiapate and speed chart.
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