Measuring Up


  • Jul 30 2010 2:29 PM

    Rita Nutsch

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This nine-lesson unit, from Illuminations, explores concepts related to proportional reasoning, ratio and indirect measurement. Students engage in a variety of activities that involve taking their own measurements, exploring different ratios and examining similar figures. They convert measurements into customary and metric units. These activities immerse students in the process of problem solving, reasoning and making connections to real-life situations.

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 6 to 8

    Topics: Mathematics