Standards, Description, & Download
(also appropriate for advanced 7th graders or Algebra students)
Standards: 8.EE.5, 8.F.3, 8.F.4, 8.F.5
Description: In this lesson students will mathematically visualize their running by graphing it. The lesson focuses on comparing linear and nonlinear progressions (constant vs. variable rate of change) as well as simply reading graphs and interpreting what they are showing you and even some prediction. Students will utilize the concepts of graphing and comparing linear and nonlinear patterns to accomplish this.