MATH Group Learning Strategy: Making Math Relevant. Students always ask "why is this important" or "when am I ever going to use this" when they are struggling with math concepts. Bringing the material into an important view will help with motivation and rationalization. (Grades 6 - 12) Found on Pinterest. Everyday Life, Good Ideas, Education Stuff, Middle Schools Math Videos, Vimeo, Math Ideas, Math Life, Life Math Values, Real Life Math
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Real life examples of "bad Math" in the real world. Great to use in the classroom.
Unit Rate: Real life math ~ Students use real prices on various products found in stores and use unit rates to determine the better deal.
This is an easy to use 10 page Common Core Ratios lesson plan. It is wonderful because it uses real-world life examples. Students learn better when they can see real life applications! It is printable and ready to use today!
Your students will love these two different centers that use REAL pumpkins. And, YOU will love that your students are practicing math skills that always seem to need reviewing. ($)
I would use this to teach Ratios and Rates in the Real World, to connect math to real world concepts.