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Designing Math Trails for the Elementary School

Kim Richardson 

August 2004, Volume 11, Issue 1, Page 8

Abstract:
How to construct a multilevel "math trial" exploring mathematics in the environment. Math trails consist of a sequence of stops along a pre-planned route on which students examine mathematics in the environment. The article describes how to create a math trail, and includes sample activities.

Keywords:
Pre-K-2
Authentic assessment
Cross-Content (Math Only) Connections
Grades 3-5
Communication
Games / Puzzles
Teacher
Problems
Problem Solving / Problem Posing
Student Work