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    • Thumb image for Travel in the Solar System: Lesson 1Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Travel in the Solar System: Lesson 1

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: 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...
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      Travel in the Solar System: Lesson 2

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: 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...
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      Predicting Your Financial Future

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

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

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

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: 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 ...
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      Will I Ever Be Able to Fill My Piggy Bank?

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Mathematics, Calculus, Addition & Subtraction
      This resource, from What Good Is Math?, features activities and information pertaining to personal finance. Students can choose ...
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      Amortization Calculator

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Mathematics, Data Analysis, Statistics, and Probability, Calculus, Probability
      In this activity, reviewed for grades 9-12 by Illuminations, students are told that they have just won $10,000. So their task is...
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    • Thumb image for The Card You Pick Can Save You MoneyResource Type: Document

      The Card You Pick Can Save You Money

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