8 EXERCISES

Constantly meta-thinking about teaching. Scream...

Truth Behind Baseball Stats (2)

Which stats tell the real story about a baseball player's skills? Aligns with Common Core Math 7.RP.2 (proportional relationships) and 7.EE.3 (solving algebraic equations in real life settings).

Tom StinsonMonopoly - It's all about Probability (3)

Knowing your probability keeps you sharp at Monopoly. Aligned with Common Core Math 7.SP.7 (probability model) and 7.SP.8 (probabilities of compound events). Gentle intro to conditional probability.

Sandra WatsonClash of Clans and the Lighting Spell

Want to be a designer or programmer for Clash of Clans? Know your Math. Aligned with Common Core Math 7.G.4 (area and circumference of a circle).

Sam RealiThe Hobbit and Probability (3)

The White Council gathers to discuss whether the Witch King has returned. Aligned with Common Core Math 7.SP.4 (measures of center) and 7.SP.5 (probability and likelihood).

Sam RealiAll Gaga over Math (2)

Help Lady Gaga manage her Tokyo concert. Aligned with Common Core Math 7.EE.4 (word problems for linear inequalities).

Sandra WatsonNFL and Linear Equations (2)

Get smart about Super Bowl 2013 stats. Aligned with Common Core Math 7.EE.4 (linear equations) and 7.NS.3 (real world problem involving 4 operations).

Tom Stinson