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461- Geometry and the Real World: Budget Math Trips

Friday, April 15, 2011: 12:30 PM-1:30 PM
109/110 (Convention Center)
Lead Speaker:
Ryan Higgins
Amy English-Hunter and Sarah Bush

Take a field trip at school and engage students in exciting, significant math activities as they develop the skills necessary to see the world with mathematical eyes. Highlighted investigations include teaching students trigonometry by measuring trees, embarking on a tessellation scavenger hunt, and weighing a car using a piece of paper.

Presentation Format: 6-8 Session
Grade Band Audience: 6 to 8

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