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1 This document: PRINT ME NOW contents and information for the teacher
2 Information chart of grams, kilograms, meters, kilometers, kilobytes and megabytes
3 EXERCISE gigabytes, scientific notation
4 ANSWERS gigabytes, scientific notation
5 BASIC SUPPLEMENTAL scientific notation
6 ANSWERS BASIC SUPPLEMENTAL scientific notation
7 BASIC SUPPLEMENTAL metric system
8 ANSWERS BASIC SUPPLEMENTAL metric system
9 ENRICHMENT SUPPLEMENTAL Gigabytes cycles per second
10 ANSWERS ENRICHMENT SUPPLEMENTAL gigabytes cycles per second
11 Promotional thumbnails…to be used as teaching tools or as class warm-ups. There are four.
12 A better-quality copy of the preview video.
Information for the teacher
You have fifteen minutes; do not worry, you are all set
Option one: The students know about exponents but not very well. This would be 6th or 7th graders.
Make copies of BASIC SUPPLEMENTAL scientific notation one
Option two: the kids have been studying the metric system and know about exponents;
Make copies of BASIC SUPPLEMENTAL metric system two
Option three: the kids are familiar with scientific notation.
Make copies of EXERCISE gigabytes, scientific notation
It is two pages, so a front and back. Or you can just project it in front of the class.
For 11th graders for example, run through the first two worksheets in class as review and the pass out EXERCISE gigabytes, scientific notation
For further study
The students live in a world of kilobytes, megabytes and gigabytes. Ask them to look specifically at this. Put them in groups and give each group a category (like photos, videos, documents, executables) and let them all go look for information. And then collate the information into a presentation for the class. This might be an hour, then another hour later in the week then an hour for the presentations.