### Bake Sale Business

Students will work towards a goal of raising money through a bake sale.

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# Yearly Archives: 2015

### Bake Sale Business

### Correlating Reaction Time

### Question Quest

### The Big Screen

### Positives and Negatives of Bungee Jumping

### Big Square Deal

### We Built This City

### Vacation Getaway

### Geometry Everywhere

### Temperature Exploration

### Summer Hangin’

### Candy Split

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6.EE, 6th Grade, Common Core Standards, Expressions & Equations, Real-Life Math LessonsBy MattLeave a comment

Students will work towards a goal of raising money through a bake sale.

8.SP, 8th Grade, Common Core Standards, Real-Life Math Lessons, Statistics & ProbabilityBy MattLeave a comment

Students will collect bivariate data by doing an experiment in class and then see if they can find any correlation in the data.

6.SP, 6th Grade, Common Core Standards, Real-Life Math Lessons, Statistics & ProbabilityBy MattLeave a comment

Students will work with some examples of statistical questions and see what makes them different than questions that are not statistical.

Students will use the Pythagorean theorem to learn more about screen size and the math behind those rectangles that hang on everyone’s wall.

Students will simulate bungee jumping to look at the positive and negative directions the activity naturally creates.

8.NS, 8th Grade, Common Core Standards, Real-Life Math Lessons, The Number SystemBy MattLeave a comment

Students will explore if you can make a square pizza with different amounts of pizza slices and see what doors it opens into understanding and estimating square roots.

6.NS, 6th Grade, Common Core Standards, Front Page, Real-Life Math Lessons, The Number SystemBy MattLeave a comment

Students will design a city layout on their graph paper. They will also be responsible for giving a “tour” of their city. Through these two activities, students will work on locating and reading coordinate pairs, as well as determining the distance between points.

6.NS, 6th Grade, Common Core Standards, Real-Life Math Lessons, The Number SystemBy MattLeave a comment

Students get to plan a vacation, but not without using some division to figure out how much each person will owe.

6.G, 6th Grade, 7-fp, 7.G, 7th Grade, 8.G, 8th Grade, Common Core Standards, Geometry, Real-Life Math LessonsBy Matt2 Comments

7.G.3 Students will go on a walk around school and discover what 3-Dimensional shapes are all around and then construct and discover what 2-Dimensional shapes make them up.

6.NS, 6th Grade, 7-fp, 7.NS, 7th Grade, Common Core Standards, Real-Life Math Lessons, The Number SystemBy MattLeave a comment

7.NS.1,3 The students will compare extreme temperatures in the U.S. and then discovering other extreme temperatures in the world to compare further.

6.NS, 6th Grade, Common Core Standards, Real-Life Math Lessons, The Number System, UncategorizedBy MattLeave a comment

Students will make a summer schedule with set amounts of days between each activities and find out how often they will meet up with friends who do the same activity. Students are then given an amount of 2 or more supplies and instructed to determine the greatest amount of equal “packs” they could make.

6.NS, 6th Grade, Common Core Standards, Real-Life Math Lessons, The Number SystemBy MattLeave a comment

Students will use candy to explore what happens when they divide a fraction into even smaller amounts and take a fraction of a fraction.