…in comparison. I decided to practice with the numbers a bit to try to get a better understanding. Perhaps you and your students need some practice with this as well? Try it out. Bits&Nibbles.pdf For members we have an editable Word doc and solutions. Bits&Nibbles.doc Bits&Nibbles-solutions.pdf CCSS: 5.NBT.2, 6.EE.1, 6.EE.2, 6.RP, 7.RP, 7.EE, 7.SP, 8.EE.1, HS.modeling, HSN.Q, HSS.CP.9… 0, 1

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## Shrinking Toblerone

…ideo news story on the delicious shrinking Toblerone bar here. Two sizes of Toblerone bars are now configured differently. How much did they lop off? How much did the price per gram of chocolate change? Is the price per gram still the same, if not how might you adjust the price of the products to make it fair? How much could you buy for $1.00? Could you have designed it better? The activity: toblerone-reduction.pdf CCSS: 5.MD.3, 6.RP.2, 6.RP.3, 7.G.6, HSN.Q.A.1 For members we have an editable… 0, 1

## Chocolate heart-shaped raspberry cake

…ll dimensions of the cake were enlarged but in this case (since we didn’t increase cake depth) only two dimensions are enlarged. The activity: Chocolate-RaspberryHeartCake.pdf CCSS: 7.G.B.4, 7.G.B.6, 7.RP.A, 7.EE.B, 8.G.C.9, HSG.GMD.A.3, HSG.MG.A.1, HSN.Q.A, HSA.CED.A.1 For members we have an editable Word docx, our Excel computations, and solutions: ChocolateRaspberryHeartCake.docx HeartCake.xlsx cake-solution.pdf For more Valentines day activities try some of these: Valentine’s activities And… 0, 1

## How Old Are You?

…tivity as a way to introduce or review unit conversions (see the example from the Arizona CCSS flip books below): CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.6.RP.A.3.D : Use ratio reasoning to convert measurement units; manipulate and transform units appropriately when multiplying or dividing quantities. Finally, students can double check their estimates & calculations using this TI calculator: The activity: How_Old_Are_You.pdf CCSS: 4.MD.1, 4.MD.2, 5.MD.1, 6.RP.3, HSN.Q.A.1, MP1, MP7 For members we have an… 0, 1

## Valentine’s Day and the Lunar New Year

…MP2, MP3 Chocolate-raspberry heart-shaped cake – Students build a heart cake and use ratio information to find the quantities of cake and icing resulting from increased dimensions. 7.G.B.4, 7.G.B.6, 7.RP.A, 7.EE.B, 8.G.C.9, HSG.GMD.A.3, HSG.MG.A.1, HSN.Q.A, HSA.CED.A.1 A parametric heart … with love – Students use unit triangles and manually calculate sine and cosine of π/2, π, 3π/2, and 2π as they try to graph this great-looking, curvy heart using parametric equations. We also have them… 0, 1

## Olympic rankings

…hining on it. 4.G.1, 4.G.3, 7.G.2 The Olympic Torch Trip – Students examine world-class sport, South Korea, the cooperation of Nations, unifying music, participation rates, metric conversions, and per person distances traveled. 6.RP.A, 6.SP.B, 7.SP, HSN.Q.A Big Air Snowboarding – Students note orientation of ski boarder (regular or goofy) and then try to describe boarder’s rotations with angles and reflections. 8.G.A, HSG, HSG.CO, HSG.SRT, MP4, MP7 The Cost of hosting the Olympic Games -… 0, 1

## Winter Olympics, PyeongChang: February 9 – 25

…he huge cost of hosting the Olympic games. Does the hosting country even break even? 7.RP, 8.F.A, HSF.IF.C Torch trip – The Olympic torch relay will have lasted for 101 days, cover 2,018 kilometers,and be carried by 7,500 runners. Enjoy a mathematical divergence into world-class sport, South Korea, and the cooperation of Nations as your class appreciates unifying music, participation rates, metric conversions, and per person distances traveled. 6.RP.A, 6.SP.B, 7.SP, HSN.Q.A Lighting the Torch -… 0, 1

## The Olympic Torch trip in South Korea

…2018. The Torch relay will last for 101 days, cover 2,018 kilometers, be carried by 7,500 runners, and travel by plane, helicopter, Turtle ship, foot, sailboat, robot, steam train, yacht, cable car and zip line. Enjoy a mathematical divergence into world-class sport, South Korea, and the cooperation of Nations as your class appreciates unifying music, participation rates, metric conversions, and per person distances traveled. The activity: OlympicTorchTrip2018.pdf CCSS: 6.RP.A, 6.SP.B, 7.SP,… 0, 1

## Earth’s perihelion

…18 then on Earth’s aphelion, July 6th, 2018, 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. perihelion2018.pdf And for members we have an editable Word docx and solutions/teacher tips below. perihelion2018.docx perihelion2018-solution.pdf CCSS: 6.RP.3, 6.NS.1, 7.RP, 7.NS.2, HSN.Q, HSA.CED.1… 0, 1

## Cost of hosting Olympic games

…y think it is fair or not. 5.NBT, 5.OA, 6.NS, 6.EE, 7.NS, 7.EE, HSA.CED Lighting the Olympic Torch – Study the reflection of the Sun’s rays off the Mount Olympus parabolic mirror to understand how the Olympic Torch is lit. 4.G.1, 4.G.3, 7.G.2 The Torch Relay through South Korea – Participation rates, metric conversions, and per person distances traveled. 6.RP.A, 6.SP.B, 7.SP, HSN.Q.A… 0, 1