Thursday, October 18, 2018

Rich Tasks 28: Number Gossip Project

Go to Tanya Khovanova's lovely Number Gossip webpage. Choose a number and prepare a short presentation about it.







You can see the meanings of number properties from here:

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Teachable Moments:The $80 Trillion World Economy in One Chart

This infographic can be used while teaching percentages, standard form, statistics and big numbers.
http://www.visualcapitalist.com/80-trillion-world-economy-one-chart/

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Rich Tasks 25: Different Forms of a Number

In how many different forms can you write 1/8?  How about 8/27? Can you find more than 9?

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Thursday, September 13, 2018

Rich Tasks 24: 4-Set Venn Diagram Activity



Display the top 20 girl names given to newborn babies in US, UK, Canada and Australia. 

Fill in the above Venn diagram using the information from the following web pages.

USA:  BountyAustralia: Essentialbaby
Canada: Babycenter                           UK: The Independent