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• NCTM Illuminations
In this math activity, learners will play a game based on the Apache game "Throw Sticks," which was played at multi-nation celebrations. Learners will collect data, investigate the...

\$1 - \$5 per group Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
• NCTM Illuminations
In this math lesson, learners search for hidden ducks in the room without collecting the ducks and design their own method for keeping track of what they find. Discussion follows to compare methods...

\$5 - \$10 per group Ages 4 - 8 45 to 60 minutes
• NCTM Illuminations
In this math activity, learners practice decision-making skills leading to a better understanding of choice versus chance and building the foundation of mathematical probability. SKUNK is a...

1 cent - \$1 per student Ages 11 - 14 1 to 2 hours
• NCTM Illuminations
In this lesson, learners create memorable benchmarks for ounces and pounds by playing a scavenger hunt game in which they gain points for finding objects that weigh approximately an ounce or pound....

\$1 - \$5 per group Ages 8 - 11 45 to 60 minutes
• NCTM Illuminations
In this math activity, learners classify polygons according to more than one property at a time. In the context of a game, learners move from a simple description of shapes to an analysis of how...

1 cent - \$1 per student Ages 11 - 14 1 to 2 hours
• NCTM Illuminations
Positive and negative numbers become more than marks on paper when learners play this variation of the card game, Rummy. Engaged in a game involving both strategy and luck, learners build...

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 11 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
• NCTM Illuminations
In this math game, learners identify the factors of a number to earn points. Although practicing a mundane skill, learners enjoy the work because of the game scenario. Built into this game is...

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 8 - 11 45 to 60 minutes
• NCTM Illuminations
The rules of Krypto are amazingly simple—combine five numbers using the standard arithmetic operations to create a target number. Finding a solution to one of the more than 3 million possible...

free Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
• NCTM Illuminations
In this math meets physics game, learners pretend they are pilots of rescue helicopters and must fly their helicopters to the top of a mountain to rescue lost hikers. Learners first explore the...

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 8 - 11 1 to 2 hours
• NCTM Illuminations
In this math meets physics lesson, learners encounter the magical effect of reflection as they use a mirror to visually experience the concept of doubling quantities. This experience focuses...

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 4 - 8 45 to 60 minutes