Today's lesson is Scientific Notation! Students review decimal form, and then proceed to converting decimal form to Scientific Notation, They engage in basic conversions between the two forms, and then do operations with scientific notation, multiplying and dividing. Some history on the fire hose is included where students have the opportunity to collaboratively work on a time-line with the given information. Finally,the lesson concludes with a Real-life problem involving the recent Santa Clarita Sand fire and the footage burned. Enjoy the lesson; enjoy the day!