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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 activity, learners are challenged to create aluminum foil boats that will hold plastic bears until the boats sink. The lesson serves as a fun, hands-on way to collect data. Data from...

\$5 - \$10 per group Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
• NCTM Illuminations
In this series of 3 hands-on activities, learners develop and reinforce their understanding of hundredths as fractions, decimals, and percentages. Learners explore using candy pieces as they...

\$1 - \$5 per group Ages 8 - 11 1 to 2 hours
• NCTM Illuminations
In this investigation, learners determine the amount of each ingredient needed to make brownies, and then they figure out how to divide the brownies evenly among the group. This lesson helps...

\$5 - \$10 per group Ages 8 - 11 1 to 2 hours
• NCTM Illuminations
In this math meets engineering activity, learners make paper airplanes and explore attributes related to increasing flight distances. Each learner collects data from three flights of the airplane...

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 8 - 11 1 to 2 hours
• NCTM Illuminations
This math lesson provides an introduction to the use of variables, and develops learners' algebraic thinking. Learners create "variable machines" out of paper to discover the "...

1 cent - \$1 per student Ages 8 - 11 45 to 60 minutes
• 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 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
This math meets ecology lesson provides hands-on experiences with mixing oil and water, provides surface area information about the 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, and gives learners...

\$1 - \$5 per group Ages 8 - 11 1 to 2 hours