41 search results for ""7.RP.3""

Cheesy Goldfish crackers

…ck out a second version of the activity (scroll down in the post) that solely focuses on and makes a connection between the ratio standards in grades six and seven. Goldfish Activity.pdf Addressed CCSS: 5.G.2, 6.RP.1, 6.RP.2, 6.RP.3, 6.NS.2, 7.RP.2, 7.RP.3, 8.EE.5 For members we have an editable Word doc and solutions and tips. Goldfish-cheesy.doc Goldfish Solutions & Teacher Tips.pdf We have a second version of the Goldfish problem that is meant to only focus on standards 6.RP.3 and 7.RP.2… 0, 10

Sweet Easter mathematics

…ld? What percents of annual candy sales do you think each holiday contributes? Students use a pie chart of information on candy sales to determine actual dollars spent for Halloween, Easter, Christmas and Hanuka, and Valentine’s Day. 6.RP.3, 7.EE.3, 7.RP.3 How many peeps are sold for Easter? Students estimate the number of Peeps sold each Easter season. They consider reasonability by making guesses they think might be a little too high and a little too low. They determine necessary info,… 0, 0

It’s Girl Scout cookie time

…f the organizational components are related, compare the price per ounce of Girl Scout cookies to national brands and work out what percent and what dollar amount of each box of cookies is contributed to the the various segments of the Girl Scouts program. The activity: CookieTime2016.pdf For members we have an editable Word docx and solutions. CookieTime2016.docx CookieTime2016-solution.pdf CCSS: 6.RP.2, 6.RP.3, 7.RP.1, 7.RP.3, MP3, MP4 Check out all current Yummymath lessons in one place at… 0, 4

Are these really 70% off?

…ran into this sale online. Is that advertisement correct? Do they just want us to believe their math and not question what is really 70% off? Is everything or anything really 70% off? The activity: Is-anything-really70%off?.pdf CCSS: 6.RP.3, 6.RP.A, 7.RP.3, 7.RP.A For members we have an editable Word docx, a PowerPoint presentation of the lesson, and solutions/teacher thoughts. Is-anything-really70%off?.docx is-anything-really-70-off.pptx 70%-off?-solutions.pdf If you want to search through the… 0, 4

New baby giraffe

…ntil you reached adulthood? In this activity students work with rates, ratios and proportions as the consider the difference in growth rates between humans and giraffes. You can get the activity going with this super cute video below. The activity: Willow.pdf For members we have an editable Word docx and solutions. Willow.docx Willow-solution.pdf CCSS: 6.RP.1, 6.RP.2, 6.RP.3, 7.RP.3… 0, 4

April’s calf was born!

…At about 10:00 am, April 15th, April’s calf was born. Everyone will be talking about it and smiling constantly. Here’s some fun math stuff to bring with you for Holiday gatherings. The activity: April’s-calf.pdf For members we have an editable Word docx and solutions. April’s-calf.docx April’s-calf-solution.pdf CCSS: 6.RP.1, 6.RP.2, 6.RP.3, 7.RP.3… 0, 4

Losing team in the playoffs, 2015

…ecord 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 a great idea from math teacher… 0, 4

Longest NHL overtime games in history

…alls in this top ten list of longest hockey games ever played and if the ratio of game minutes to TV minutes holds up to our 1:2.5 estimate. Enjoy! Longest_NHL_Matches_Ever.pdf For members we have an editable Word doc and solutions. Longest_NHL_Matches_Ever.doc Longest_NHL_Matches_Ever-solutions.pdf CCSS: 3.MD.1, 4.MD.2, 5.MD.1, 6.RP.1, 6.RP.3, 6.EE.6, 6.EE.7, 6.SP.3, 7.RP.2, 7.RP.3… 0, 4

New Horizons spacecraft observes Pluto

…ave to know how many miles or kilometers an AU is to figure this out? For members we have calculations for these 3 questions and some more information about the instruments on board the New Horizon probe. NewHorizonsProbe&Pluto.pdf CCSS: 6.RP.3, 7.RP.3, 8.EE.3, 8.EE.4, HSF.BF.A.1 This activity gives a great opportunity to connect math & science. Students can work with rate conversions with standard or scientific notation. Students can model & solve these questions with functions…. 0, 2

Greatest March Madness program

…r. There are lots of ways to think about it. No one way is the only way or the correct way. The point is to get students reasoning and communicating mathematically. Check out the activity below: Greatest_March_Madness2017.pdf For members we have an editable Word doc and solutions. Greatest_March_Madness2017.docx Greatest_March_Madness2017-solution.pdf CCSS: 6.RP.1, 6.RP.3, 6.SP.5, 7.RP.3, MP2, MP3… 0, 3

March Madness – Does seeding really matter?

…elp determine for which seeds it makes sense to pick an upset. Finally, students determine a general strategy for picking games in the first round. The activity: march-madness-DoesSeedingMatter.pdf For members we have a Word doc, an Excel chart and solutions. march-madness-DoesSeedingMatter.docx march-madness2015.xlsx march-madness-DoesSeedingMatter-solution.pdf CCSS: 6.RP.3, 7.RP.3… 0, 2

Is the Electoral College vote similar to the Popular vote?

…ve 3 more Presidential election activities. Is the system of having an Electoral College unfair? – Students consider how districting can effect the Electoral college vote. 6.RP, 7.RP How much will you make when you are President? – The President’s salary does not change from year to year. With the Consumer Price Index (CPI) students consider what the President’s salaries are actually worth in today’s dollars. They predict their own salary if they were to become president. 6.SP.4, 6.SP.5,… 0, 6

Which is the best candy deal?

…and solutions. Halloween-candy-deals.xls Candy-deals.doc Candy-deals-solution.pdf CCSS: 6.RP.2, 6.RP.3, 6.NS.2, MP3 Additional extension: Does it matter if we round off the costs of the candy bags? And yet another Holiday candy post, Holiday candy sales. Students can read a pie chart with holiday candy sales data and find actual dollars spent from the given information. 6.RP.3 , 7.RP.3 7.EE.3… 0, 4

Activities for Super Bowl and Groundhog Day

…S.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, 13

Voyager on the edge

…interstellar space and be the first manmade objects to leave our solar system. Engage your students in a discussion of this amazing feat as they convert between speed units, get experience with an astronomical unit (AU), and appreciate the great reaches of space and how much we have achieved.. Voyager.pdf For members we have an editable Word doc and solutions. Voyager.doc Voyager-solution.pdf CCSS: 4.MD.C, 5.MD.A, 6.RP, 7.RP, 8.EE This activity provides a lot of work with 7.RP.3.d, which is not… 0, 3