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#### Measurement: Million Dollar Giveaway

PBSAdd to list DetailsIn this math lesson, learners apply measurement skills to determine, in dollar bills, the capacity of a suitcase. In a fictional scenario, the prize for winning a radio contest will provide the...

#### Number Systems and Number Theory: Factor Game

PBSAdd to list DetailsIn this math lesson, learners play a game to identify the properties of prime, composite, abundant, deficient and perfect numbers. Learners use a game board comprised of the numbers from 1 to 30...

#### Measurement: How Many Noses Are in Your Arm?

PBSAdd to list DetailsIn this math lesson, learners apply the concepts of ratio and proportion to determine the length of the Statue of Liberty's torch-bearing arm. Learners use chart paper, string, and rulers to...

#### Statistics: Wet Heads

PBSAdd to list DetailsIn this math lesson, learners learn how to construct stem and leaf plots. Learners first estimate the number of drops of water that will fit on the head of a penny. Learners write their guesses on...

#### Patterns and Functions: Fill 'er Up

PBSAdd to list DetailsIn this math lesson, learners predict, interpret, and sketch graphs of functions related to the shapes of bottles. A measure of water is poured into a container. Learners graph this as an ordered...

#### Dogs and More Dogs

PBSAdd to list DetailsIn this activity, learners play an evolution card game to see how selective pressures can affect an organism's evolution. Learners see what happens to two different populations of wolves as...

#### Drip, Drop, Drip, Drop

PBSAdd to list DetailsIn this math lesson, learners design an experiment to model a leaky faucet and determine the amount of water wasted due to the leak. Using the data they gather in a table, learners graph and write...