May 14th, 2019

Middle School Resource: Sports Numbers by Illuminations

Middle School Resource Sports Numbers Students are familiar with sports and sporting events. Whole numbers and fractions are used to represent the size of groups or collections and measurements involving lengths, weights, and times in many sporting and game situations. This knowledge can be used to give the students another picture of numbers. Related NY […]

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January 31st, 2017

Middle School Resource: Classroom Idea: Understanding Equivalents

Middle School Resource Classroom Idea: Understanding Equivalents In this activity, students are given a grid that is 10 x 10, instructed that the grid contains 100 squares and that the entire grid is equivalent to one with each square equivalent to 1/100 or 0.01 or 1%. Students are given a series of fractions in groups […]

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