Expeditions for Common Core State Standards: Geometry
This book contains 10 expeditions that have relevance in students lives, require them to apply their knowledge, and give students new skills. Expeditions helps your students address real problems with real people, all while incorporating creative reading and writing, visual presentation, and real-world problem solving. Each project requires 10-12 hours to complete (including prep, homework, and activities). Extensive teacher support includes a skills matrix by project, a project assessment rubric, Common Core State Standards connections for each project, and an answer key. ©2012
Your students could be Fashionistas, seeing the geometry in fashion design. Or perhaps theyre At the Scene of the Crime, using coordinate systems to investigate a crime scene. Includes 10 projects, from Project Putt-Putt to Superhero Challenge. Covers topics such as: Measurement Ratio & Proportion Geometric Modeling Calculating Slope Shape Visualization and Graph Theory.