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**1-20**of**36**resources## Travel in the Solar System: Lesson 1

Grades: 6 to 8Subjects: Science, Measurement, Tools, and Data Analysis, Earth & Space Science, Physics and 3 additional..In this lesson, one of a multi-part unit from Illuminations, students consider the amount of time that space travelers must spen...Contributor: ThinkfinityViews: 0Favorites: 0## Travel in the Solar System: Lesson 2

Grades: 6 to 8Subjects: Science, Measurement, Tools, and Data Analysis, Earth & Space Science, Mathematics and 2 additional..In this lesson, one of a multi-part unit from Illuminations, students consider the amount of time that space travelers need to t...Contributor: ThinkfinityViews: 0Favorites: 0## Predicting Your Financial Future

Grades: 9 to 12Subjects: Mathematics, Algebra & FunctionsIn this Illuminations lesson, students use their knowledge of exponents to compute an investment s worth using a formula and a c...Contributor: ThinkfinityViews: 0Favorites: 0## Why Is California So Important?

Grades: 6 to 8Subjects: Mathematics, Data Analysis, Statistics, and Probability, Number SenseIn this lesson, one of a multi-part unit from Illuminations, students learn about the mechanics of the electoral college and use...Contributor: ThinkfinityViews: 0Favorites: 0## How Much is a Million?

Grades: 6 to 8Subjects: English-Language Arts, Mathematics, Reading Comprehension, Number SenseThis lesson focuses students on the concept of 1,000,000. It allows students to see first-hand the sheer size of a million while...Contributor: ThinkfinityViews: 0Favorites: 0## Exploring Planets in the Classroom Hands-on Activities

Grades: 6 to 8Subjects: Science, Measurement, Tools, and Data Analysis, Earth & Space Science, Functions and 6 additional..On this page from the Hawaii Space Grant Consortium, teachers can find hands-on activities related to space. The activities in ...Contributor: ThinkfinityViews: 0Favorites: 0## Will I Ever Be Able to Fill My Piggy Bank?

Grades: 6 to 8Subjects: Mathematics, Calculus, Addition & SubtractionThis resource, from What Good Is Math?, features activities and information pertaining to personal finance. Students can choose ...Contributor: ThinkfinityViews: 0Favorites: 0## Amortization Calculator

Grades: 6 to 12Subjects: History-Social Science, Mathematics, Data Analysis, Statistics, and Probability, EconomicsThis resource, from Bret Whissel, features an amortization calculator. This web page provides a form to calculate repayments, f...Contributor: ThinkfinityViews: 0Favorites: 0## Play Ball

Grades: 6 to 8Subjects: Mathematics, Calculus, Algebra & Functions, Addition & SubtractionExamine the relationship of rate of change over time by determining which collector baseball will end up having the most value. ...Contributor: ThinkfinityViews: 0Favorites: 0## Daily Math

Grades: 9 to 12Subjects: Mathematics, CalculusThis resource, reviewed for grades 9-12 by Illuminations, explores the ways math can help us in our daily lives. In this activit...Contributor: ThinkfinityViews: 0Favorites: 0## Double or Not

Grades: 6 to 8Subjects: Mathematics, Algebra & Functions, Addition & SubtractionThis activity from Figure This!, reviewed for grades 6-8 by Illuminations, is a problem solving challenge that has students deci...Contributor: ThinkfinityViews: 0Favorites: 0## How Much Does It Cost?

Grades: 6 to 8Subjects: Mathematics, Calculus, Number Sense, Addition & SubtractionIn this activity from Figure This!, reviewed for grades 6-8 by Illuminations, students explore the mathematics behind calculatin...Contributor: ThinkfinityViews: 0Favorites: 0## Credit Quandaries

Grades: 5 to 12Subjects: History-Social Science, Mathematics, Calculus, EconomicsIn this PBS lesson, students learn how credit and credit cards work. After viewing a segment from the PBS special Affluenza, t...Contributor: ThinkfinityViews: 0Favorites: 0## Compounding Calculator

Grades: 3 to 12Subjects: History-Social Science, Mathematics, Calculus, EconomicsUsing this interactive tool from The Mint, see how compound interest affects savings or investments. Enter the amount you wish t...Contributor: ThinkfinityViews: 0Favorites: 0## Baseball: Stadium Consultants

Grades: 6 to 8Subjects: Economics, Mathematics, History-Social Science, CalculusIn this PBS lesson, the class forms a business partnership of stadium consultants. Each student consultant has been called in to...Contributor: ThinkfinityViews: 0Favorites: 0## XE.com: The Universal Currency Converter

Grades: 3 to 12Subjects: History-Social Science, Mathematics, Calculus, EconomicsThe Universal Currency Converter, a recommended link from Economic Education Web (EcEdWeb), is the world s most popular currency...Contributor: ThinkfinityViews: 0Favorites: 0## Statistics and Shopping

Grades: 8Subjects: Mathematics, Data Analysis, Statistics, and Probability, Probability, Number SenseThis lesson, from the Shodor Education Foundation, Inc., is devoted to demonstrating some real world applications of statistic...Contributor: ThinkfinityViews: 0Favorites: 0## Where Will You Decide To Live

Grades: 9 to 12Subjects: Mathematics, Data Analysis, Statistics, and Probability, Calculus, ProbabilityThis activity, reviewed for grades 9-12 by Illuminations, presents students with the situation that they have just received a n...Contributor: ThinkfinityViews: 0Favorites: 0## Ms. Reddy's Stock WebQuest

Grades: 9 to 12Subjects: Mathematics, Data Analysis, Statistics, and Probability, Calculus, ProbabilityIn this activity, reviewed for grades 9-12 by Illuminations, students are told that they have just won $10,000. So their task is...Contributor: ThinkfinityViews: 0Favorites: 0## The Card You Pick Can Save You Money

Grades: 7 to 12Subjects: History-Social Science, Mathematics, Calculus, EconomicsThis resource, part of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco Web site, is a pdf (Adobe Acrobat) file that explains how compa...Contributor: ThinkfinityViews: 0Favorites: 0