Exploring airport traffic, usage, hours of operation, and security statistics are all ways to model and bring relevance to math. Students soar while exploring the mathematics of aircraft: dimensions, cargo, fuel, and passenger capacity. Comparing two airports or aircraft would be valuable ways to extend their mathematical journey.
> This material is only available to signed-in subscribers.
An activity sheet for week 1 of K-grade 2 for Math by the Month: Take flight with Mathematics