Measuring Up: A Simple Lesson That Engages Students in Scientific Practices and Mathematics

by: Daniel Capps

Students compare arm spans by measuring, graphing, and practicing important science skills. This lesson helps to incorporate mathematical standards from the Common Core State Standards for Mathematics and scientific practices from the new Framework for Science Education.

Level

Middle School

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Type Journal ArticlePub Date 9/1/2012Stock # ss12_036_01_26Volume 036Issue 01

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