What's Your Wingspan?


  • Aug 11 2010 6:09 PM

    Robert Preston

    This resource was matched by a member of the Brokers of Expertise Standards Matching Team. A fun way to work with real data; lots of other mathematics could be addressed if you choose.

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In this lesson, from Science NetLinks, students measure each other's wingspan (armspan) and record and analyze the data. Before doing this lesson, students should have had many opportunities to experiment with the process of measuring and units of measurement.

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 3 to 5

    Topics: Mathematics