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NCTM 2016 Annual Meeting & Exposition

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

468- Create New Packaging with Proportionality: Teaching and Extending Dilations

Friday, April 15, 2016: 2:45 PM-4:00 PM
3008 (Moscone)


Lead Speaker:
Rachelle Rogers
John Choins

Handouts Create New Packaging with Proportionality.pdf


Your help is needed to solve the packaging problems for several companies! Hands-on activities will range from maximizing soda can packaging to shrinking cereal boxes using proportional thinking, algebraic reasoning, and numerical analysis. Take four rich problem-solving activities, as described in Principles to Actions, back to your classroom.


Presentation Format: 6-8 Workshop


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