…ught. February was the coldest month ever in much of the midwest and Northeast US. Pakistan and India have experienced extreme and deadly heat waves. Use the open number line and our lists of temperature extremes to make signed number operations and absolute value sensible. Students compare record high and low temps (integers) and use absolute value in order to always find the positive difference. Subtraction of negatives becomes obvious in this lesson. CCSS: 6.NS.5, 6.NS.6, 6.NS.7, 7.NS.1,… 0, 4

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# Deflategate

…m collection at The Mathematics Common Core Toolbox for the idea behind some of the elements of this activity. The activity: Deflategate.pdf For members we have an editable Word docx and solutions. Deflated.docx Deflategate-solution.pdf CCSS:6.NS.5, 6.NS.6, 6.NS.7, 6.EE.5, 7.NS.1,HSA.CED.A.1, HSA.CED.A.3 Ss loved @yummymath deflated football assignment. I learned some things too! #talkingpoints #SuperBowlXLIX — Lori Barr (@LbarrBarr) January 31, 2015 Check out all current Yummymath lessons in… 0, 4

# How much did the temperature change in Boston?

…raph with the text. Let them determine and discuss the temperature change as a class. After your students have reached some conclusions show the article link below showing the original number. Follow up question: If a student found an incorrect temperature change, what mistake did they most likely make? How could you draw a diagram to help other students see the correct increase (horizontal and vertical number lines)? Reveal the: Original Article CCSS: 6.NS.5, 7.NS.1, 7.NS.3 One more question… 0, 3

# Chicken to share

…icking on this pic will show it larger in a new window. How many pieces does each person get when $10 is supposed to feed two people? Clicking on this pic will show it larger in a new window. Which would you buy and how much is each piece of your choice? How many nuggets do you guess are in that popcorn bucket and how to calculate (in general) for any number of nuggets in that bucket? The activity: KFC$10share.pdf CCSS: 5.NF.B, 6.NS.A, 7.NS.A For members we have an editable Word docx and… 0, 2

# Scoring Olympic ski jumping

…Olympic events is intended to eliminate the possibility of scoring bias from the judges. Let your students learn more about the scoring of one event and decide whether it seems fair or not. In ski jumping each entrant receives style points and distance points. Check it out! The activity: OlympicSkiJumpScoring.pdf For members we have an editable Word dock and solutions. OlympicSkiJumpScoring.docx OlympicSkiJumpScoring-solution.pdf CCSS: 5.NBT, 5.OA, 6.NS, 6.EE, 7.NS, 7.EE, HSA.CED More Olympic… 0, 2

# Triple Crown possibilities, 2015

…bout 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, 2

# Who had the greatest NBA season ever?

…es. Enjoy! The Activity: best-NBA-season-ever2016.pdf For members we have an editable Word doc, an Excel file, and solutions. best-NBA-season-ever2016.docx greatest-season-ever2016.xlsx best-NBA-season-ever2016-solutions.pdf CCSS: 5.OA.1 , 5.NBT.7 , 6.NS.3 , 6.EE.2 , 6.EE.3 , 6.EE.6 , 7.EE.1 , 7.NS.3, HSA.SSE.A.1, HSA.SSE.A.2, MP.4 , MP.7 Special Thanks to John Tague, [ @jtague252 & http://lefthandededucator.blogspot.com/ ] for his help and feedback prior to the post of this activity! Save… 0, 2

# Layla’s antibiotics

…Layla The dosage of Layla’s medication was confusing to our friend Kim. How many days was she supposed to give Layla the meds? How many pills does she need to cut into pieces? Cute dog! The activity: Antibiotics-for-Layla.pdf CCSS: 5.NF.B, 6.NS.A, 7.NS.A For members we have an editable Word docx and solutions. Antibiotics-for-Layla.docx Antibiotics-for-Layla-solution.pdf… 0, 2

# Father’s Day blueberry surprise

…Sunday is Father’s Day and there is still time to have a tiny fraction review in the guise of celebrating Father’s Day. This is a short activity that asks students to change the amounts in a blueberry muffin recipe to multiples of and fractions of a ¼ cup measuring cup (multiplication and division with unit fractions). fathers-day-muffins.pdf For members we have an editable Word doc and solutions. fathers-day-muffins.doc fathers-day-muffins-solutions.pdf CCSS: 4.NF.4, 5.NF.7, 6.NS.1, 7.NS.2… 0, 2

# How should I cook my turkey?

…will the cooking take? How much will it cost? How many can I feed? Will there be enough mashed potatoes? I feel panic coming on! The activity: TurkeyDinner.pdf For members we have solutions and a Word docx to amend or enhance our plan. Turkey-dinner.docx Turkey-dinner-solution.pdf CCSS: Depending on what grade level you’re teaching & what you’re focusing on different standards can be addressed: 4.MD.1, 5.NBT.7, 4.MD.2, 6.RP.3, 6.NS.3, 7.NS.3 You could begin this lesson with this funny but… 0, 2

# Free Pizza for a Whole Stadium?

…Tips and word docs for members: Pizzas-for-stadium-of-fans.docx Pizza-to-feed-a-stadium-of-fans-solutions&tips.pdf This activity could span a number of grade levels. Kids are estimating, reasoning and working with rational numbers CCSS: 5.NBT.7, 6.NS.3, 7.NS.3, 7.EE.3. Could also address area of circles as students consider pizza sizes: 7.G.4. Finally, this is a great activity for high school students to engage in modeling and practice basic operations with rational numbers. It is also very… 0, 2

# How Many Pennies did Otha Save?

…ing while practicing division and multiplication with decimals The number of pennies he saved: Actual original Article – nothing grayed out. For members we have teacher suggestions and teaching tips: Solutions-Teacher-Tips.pdf CCSS: 5.MD.3, 5.NBT.7, 6.NS.3, 7.NS.3, 7.EE.3 This activity could span a number of grade levels. Kids are estimating, reasoning and working with rational numbers. Finally, this is a great activity for high school students to engage in modeling and practice basic… 0, 2

# Super Bowl Numerals 2017

…d advertisements are using. Introduce Roman numerals to your class. In this activity they learn the rules for evaluating Roman Numerals, decipher copyright dates, see how they are used today, and do some strange looking arithmetic and surprisingly easy computation. Consider starting this activity by asking students which Super Bowl is depicted in each NFL shirt: Click on any tee shirt image to see it larger in a new window. The activity: superbowl-numbers2017.pdf CCSS: 5.NBT, 6.NS, 7.NS For… 0, 2

# Earth’s Perihelion

…be to the Sun on January 4th, 2017 then on Earth’s aphelion, July 3rd, 2017, and figure out how long it will take to get to the sun leaving now in a school bus, a car, an airplane, a space craft, or in an “n” miles per hour vehicle. perihelion2017.pdf And for members we have an editable Word docx and solutions/teacher tips below. perihelion2017.docx perihelion2017-solution.pdf CCSS: 6.RP.3, 6.NS.1, 7.RP, 7.NS.2, HSN.Q, HSA.CED.1… 0, 2

# Super Bowl cheesy pretzel poppers

…lves “cutting the cheese” block, figuring how many servings, estimating how many times they need to multiply the recipe by to make enough pretzel bites, and multiplying and reducing fractions. The activity: SuperBowlCheesyPretzelPoppers.pdf For members we have an editable Word docx and solutions. SuperBowlCheesyPretzelPoppers.docx SB-pretzel-poppers-solution.pdf CCSS: 5.NF.3, 5.NF.6, 5.NF.7, 6.NS, 6.RP.1, 6.RP.2, 6.RP.3, 7.G, 7.NS… 0, 2