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#### Lifting with Levers!

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In this fun hands-on activity learners explore a simple machine: the lever. What happens to a load when you multiply the length of a lever? Find out here!

#### Inverse Functions: Pennies, Pressure, Temperature, and Light

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The major goal of this math lesson is to have learners collect data from a variety of experiments, determine what models best fits their data, and explain why their models are best.

#### Linear Functions: Mystery Liquids

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In this math lesson, learners analyze the density of liquids in order to explore linear functions.

#### Make a Tikiville Teepee

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In this great hands-on activity, learners use patterns to make a teepee from newspaper that they sit inside.

#### Geometry and Algebra: The Future Flight Equation

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In this activity, learners discover how NASA engineers develop experimental aircraft.

#### Counting Books: Make Your Own!

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On the first night, I saw 5 stars in the desert. On the second night, I saw 10… What do you think I saw on the third night? Combine arts and crafts, literacy, and math by making a counting book.

#### Multi-Variable Relations: Stressed to the Breaking Point

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In this math lesson, learners explore the relationship between the thickness of a spaghetti bridge, the length of the bridge, and the amount of weight that can be supported by the bridge.

#### Rotational Equilibrium

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In this activity, learners explore the concept of rotational equilibrium. Learners work in teams to estimate and determine the force within a mobile design.

#### Frijolitos

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Esta actividad enseña la proporción y razón por hacer que los aprendices hagan "ensaladas" que combinan tres tipos de frijoles en tres combinaciones diferentes.

#### Solving Linear Equations: The Yo-Yo Problem

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In this math lesson, learners explore linear patterns, write a pattern in symbolic form, and solve linear equations using algebra tiles, symbolic manipulation, and a graphing calculator.

#### Looking Through the Algebraic Lens

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In this two-part math lesson, learners investigate problems that foster algebraic thinking across content strands. In the first part, learners explore even and odd numbers linked to quilts.

#### Three Bean Salads

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This game teaches ratio and proportion by having learners make "salads" that combine three types of beans in different combinations.

#### Rates of Change: Bottles and Divers

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In this math lesson (page 2 of the PDF), learners use bottles of various shapes to explore the abstract concept of rate of change.

#### Alien Encounter

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Use multiplication to help the aliens find out how much fuel they need to get their spacecrafts home.

#### Up, Up, and Away

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In this math lesson, learners explore the real world meaning of slope. Learners conduct a balloon experiment in which they measure the circumference and flight time of deflating balloons.

#### Pattern Families

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In this math activity, learners sort patterns into similar "families" or groups that have the same pattern, but different symbols.

#### Toothpick Patterns

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In this math activity, learners make toothpick designs by following simple patterns.