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his list (over 70 so far). This one uses some stop motion video to do some volume comparison of how many Girl Scout Cookie boxes will fit into the back of an SUV. I like the impetus for this question which is a much simpler (and boring) version about how many times a small prism will fit into a large prism.
Curriculum Tags: Gr7, Gr8, MPM1D, MFM1P, MFM2P
I was talking to a colleague about working with beginning trig ratios and students practicing labelling the sides of right triangles and developing formulas to solve for the missing side. So I made a GSP sketch to generate random triangles to practice this without numbers. As always this is something that can be used on the iPad as well too. Get all the info at the link below
Curriculum Tags: MPM2D, MFM2P, MCR3U, MCF3M, MBF3C
@marybourassa has a quick activity that shows that you really only need to make minor tweaks to what you already to do help students move along their thinking. This activity is built around the intersection of two lines but is coupled with building towers out of snap cubes.
Curriculum Tags: MPM2D, MFM2P
Curriculum Tags: MPM2D, MCR3U, MCF3M
Curriculum Tags: Gr7, Gr8