This is a set of four cooperative learning activities to engage students in using scientific notation to solve problems. There are three different levels of activities to scaffold students toward mastery.
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Intro the Standard
'Round and 'Round
Students practice converting numbers expressed in a variety of different ways into scientific notation.
Students race around the classroom performing several types of scientific notation conversions that they must be fluent with in order to complete the more challenging problems found later in this set.
Dig into the Standard
Expert Corners: Comparisons
This Expert Corner activity is perfect for differentiating to the varying ability levels represented in your classroom. Students determine how many times faster different Star Wars objects are than one another.
Master the Standard
How many times greater?
Engage students with figuring out how many times greater the Hulk is than a mouse!! This activity helps students to really dig into applications of scientific notation in a way that thoroughly hits this standard!
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