23 people are coming to my house for pumpkin pie and a hike. How many pies should I make? How much of each ingredient will I need? What quantities should I buy? Engage your students in estimation, multiplication of fractions and proportional reasoning.

# Tag: 6.RP.2

## Two 12s or one 18?

## Big bucks 2023

## Mallie’s latest Big Burger

## Home team advantage?

Ask students whether they think a game played at home gives their team an advantage. If so, how much of an advantage? Enjoy the discussion first, then show them our graphic.

Students use the infographic to compare NFL team home and away wins. They consider the best home team, the best away team and decide if NFL teams really do seem to have a home field advantage.

## The new largest Lego set ever – The Roman Colosseum

## Not enough mashed potatoes

## Candy deals

## 2 Hiking Activities

## World record Snickers Bar

This World Record Snickers Bar was created in late January at the Waco, Texas Mars Wrigley Plant. What proportions would be an accurate cross sections of this monster bar? How many Mars Wrigley workers would this feed? How are your calculations different from what was published? How must their calculations have differed from yours?