4th grade students use real data on fish populations in their local lake or river to practice calculating with fractions (halves). As part of their role on a survival expedition they will also learn about providing protein and the weights and habits of different fish species. Common Core Aligned.
6th grade students use real data on fitness in their local city to practice coordinate graphing and rates. As software developers, they have to test their new fitness app and look at fitness data from their local area to consider marketing. Common Core Aligned.
4th grade students use real data from the Android App Store for their favorite category of app to practice multiplying with multi digit numbers ending in zero and to find fractions with a denominator of 10. As app developers students have to use this data to analyze which types of app are the most successful. Common Core Aligned.
3rd grade students use real data on book prices of their favorite books to practice multiplying by multiples of 10 and partition to halves, quarters and thirds. As book publishers, they also learn about how money from books is distributed between authors, agents and publishers in the real world. Common Core Aligned.
4th grade students use real data on their favorite movie series to practice all four operations. As movie producers, they have to report back to investors on the success of the movies compared to the expected success and they also learn some of the vocabulary along the way. Common Core Aligned.
6th grade students use real data on fish populations in their local lake or river to practice creating histograms and solving rate and percent problems. As survival experts they have to think about how to provide the recommended nutrition for a group of people and they learn about the protein content and edible portions of different fish. Common Core Aligned.
Measurement & Data Around Us! - Critical Thinking/problem Solving Skills, Communication Skills, Collaboration Skills, Social Skills, Self-Monitoring And Self-Direction Skills, Project Management Skills
4th grade students use real data on the musicians in the band of their favorite artist to practice finding area and perimeter. As stage managers, they have to calculate the area needed for the band in their upcoming tour and find a suitable stage arrangement. Common Core Aligned.
6th grade students use real audience data from their favorite reality TV show to practice calculating with decimals and using integers and absolute value. As data analysts for a station they have to use the data to analyze the consistency of the show’s fan base, learning industry vocabulary as well. Common Core Aligned.