Science Application of Area and Ratio Concepts
April 2006, Volume 11, Issue 8, Page 360
Using area and ratio concepts to examine why some animals, or people wearing different types of shoes, sink into the surface on which they are standing. Students compute "sinking values" to explain these differences. Includes ready-to-use worksheets.
English Language Learners (ELL)
Estimation / Approximation / Number Sense
Problem Solving / Problem Posing
Multiplication and Division