Locusts for Lunch: Connecting Mathematics, Science, and Literature
Richard Austin, Denisse Thompson, Charlene Beckmann
November 2006, Volume 12, Issue 4, Page 182
Connects the three disciplines of mathematics, science, and literature while exploring how students computed tons of food consumed by both locusts and people. Includes two activity sheets and examples of student work.
Geometry & Measurement
Numbers and Operations
Problem Solving / Problem Posing