Students explore the exponential growth of bacteria, providing a real life example of exponents and powers. Lesson includes an answer key and an opportunity to think critically during the activity. Can be connected to biodiversity and ecology in science, as well as can provide a lead in to a discussion on super bugs. Aligned with Common Core State Standards.
Other Great Math Resources:
Times Tables: I Have Who Has Multiplication Cards
Blocked Surface Area: The Surface Area of Composite Shapes
Math Game: Round Up or Down-- 10s-100s-1000s