Gingerbread House

Gingerbread House
Gingerbread House
Gingerbread House
Gingerbread House
Gingerbread House
Gingerbread House
Gingerbread House
Gingerbread House
Grade Levels
Common Core Standards
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This is a fun project to review ratios, proportions and area. The students will collaborate in teams to build a gingerbread house. However, there are certain conditions that students must follow including two different color ratios that use a maximum of 20 small pieces of candy, and their house must have an area between 25 and 30 inches squared. Give your students the opportunity to collaborate, have fun, and make meaning of important foundational level math standards!

Related Standards:
• Ratios and Proportions
• Ratio Tables
• Graphing proportional lines
• Writing equations of proportional lines
• Calculating area

6.RP.A.1, 6.RP.A.2, 7.RP.A.2, 7.G.B.6
SMP 1, SMP 7, SMP 8

Time Allotment: 1-2 Days

Supplies Needed: plates, small candy such as Gum Drops, Skittles, Cinnamon Candy, etc., icing, graham crackers, and rulers
Total Pages
3 pages
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
2 days
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