…per hour and miles per minute of horse racing, and learning about the measures of “hands” and “furlongs”. A lot of CCSS are addressed in this task. This is a very “number operations” heavy lesson full of rational number operations and conversions, see CCSS below. triple-crown2017.pdf For members we have an editable Word doc and solutions. triple-crown2017.docx triple-crown2017-solution.pdf CCSS: 4.NF.1, 4.NF.2, 5.MD.1, 5.NF.1, 5.NF.7, 5.NBT.7, 6.NS.3, 6.RP.3, 7.NS.3… 0, 4

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# Drill bit fractions

…ts, what numerators or sets of numerators are possible? Task notes: These pics can be used to think about, compare and order fractions. They give students a real life context to consider as they think about fractions. When we ask students to think about what the numerators could be we assume students are thinking in whole numbers. If appropriate for your class or particular students you could open the numerator to all rational numbers. CCSS: 3.NF.3, 4.NF.1, 4.NF.2 The activity in print:… 0, 3

# Losing team in the playoffs, 2015

…determine which team had the worst record if many of the teams played a different number of games? Seems like a good time for students to think about ratios, percent and proportionality in a familiar context. Enjoy the playoffs … and the math. CCSS: 4.NF.2 , 6.RP.1 , 6.RP.2 , 6.RP.3 , 7.RP.3 The Activity: losing-team-in-the-playoffs2015.pdf For members we have an editable Word doc, teaching suggestions and solutions. losing-team-in-the-playoffs2015.docx losing-team-playoffs-solution.pdf Here is… 0, 1

# Olympic reflection

…math to help get perspective. The activity: 2014Reflections.pdf Students can use either an Excel spreadsheet for the data or a pdf of the data. Olympic2014data-students.xlsx 2014Olympic-by-the-numbers.pdf For members we have an editable Word docx, an Excel chart with all of the calculations, and solutions. 2014Reflections.docx Olympic2014data-teacher.xlsx 2014Reflection-solution.pdf CCSS 4.NF.2, 6.RP.1, 6.RP.2, 6.RP.3… 0, 1

# Activities for Super Bowl and Groundhog Day

….1, 6.SP.3, 6.SP.4, 7.SP.1, 7.SP.2, 7.SP.3, 7.SP.4, HSS.ID.A.2, HSS.ID.C.9 Losing team in the playoffs – How often do teams with losing records qualify for the playoffs? Who was the worst team ever to make the playoffs? In this activity students explore teams in the three major US sports who have made their playoffs with a losing record. How will they determine which team had the worst record. 4.NF.2 , 6.RP.1 , 6.RP.2 , 6.RP.3 , 7.RP.3… 0, 4

# Triple Crown hopeful at the Preakness Stakes

…s we have an editable Word docx and solutions. Will-AlwaysDreamer-win-TripleCrown.docx Will-AlwaysDreamer-win-TripleCrown-solution.pdf CCSS: 6.SP.B.5, 7.SP.C, 8.SP.C., HSS.MD.A More Horseracing activities California Chrome’s lineage – calculating fraction of parentage of this horse. CCSS: 3.NFA, 4.NFA, 5.NFB, 6.RP Triple Crown Possibilities – Tons of calculations and measurements of horses … rates, hands tall, furlongs, fractions. 4.NF.1, 4.NF.2, 5.MD.1, 5.NF.1, 5.NF.7, 5.NBT.7, 6.NS.3,… 0, 4