National Council of Teachers of Mathematics 2012 Regional Conference and Exposition: Hartford, Connecticut

Please note: The NCTM conference program is subject to change.

154- "Green" Geometric Modeling: Capture Interest and Address Common Core Standards

Friday, October 26, 2012: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Ballroom C (Marriott)
Lead Speaker:
Sharon M. McCrone
May Chaar

  • NCTM Powerpoint_GreenPackaging.pdf (508.8 kB)

  • This workshop offers hands-on experiences to engage high school students in geometric modeling, as described in the Common Core State Standards, by means of “green” packaging problems. Participants will model efficient packaging of energy drinks, bike helmets, and more while investigating relationships between 2-D and 3-D objects and their measurements.

    Presentation Format: 9-12 Gallery Workshop
    Grade Band Audience: 9 to 12

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