Tern Turn


  • Aug 14 2010 11:59 AM

    Robert Preston

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In this Figure This! challenge, reviewed for grades 3-5 by Illuminations, students are asked to determine how long it would take an Arctic tern to complete it's roundtrip migration given the distance and average speed. There are hints, additional information, other related brainteasers, and more. Read the full review on the Illuminations site, where you can access this resource directly. Click the full record view to see alternate reviews of this resource for different grade bands.

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 3 to 5

    Topics: Measurement & Geometry, Calculus, Addition & Subtraction, Measurement, Tools, and Data Analysis, Mathematics


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    Teaching Method: Hands-on Learning