Who says movies can't be used in math class?
Use Movie Math at the end of the year, on sub days, days when your students have earned a reward, or when you just need a little break with no planning! Questions help keep students responsible and on task.
How to Eat Fried Worms themed math questions. Ten questions on basic problem solving.
-Converting inches to feet.
-Converting millimeters to centimeters
- Converting years to day, weeks, and months
-Basic mean, median, mode
- Comparing decimals
- Subtracting decimals
*Students do not need to watch the movie in order to answer the questions.
**Always preview movies before showing in class.
ANSWERS (if needed):
1. 6.14 feet
2. 243 pounds
3. 5.5 feet
4. Answers vary. (8 x 3, or 6 x 4, 12 x 2)
5. 30 cm
6. 1095 days, 156 weeks, 36 months
7. 1 worm per hour
8. mean: 6.2 median: 8 mode: 8