Answer the question "When am I ever going to use this?"
Have your students explore how Math is related to the thing they are most passionate about. Students select their Passion (video games, football, volleyball, reading, etc.), then research how Math is used in that passion. Use it as an in class activity or as a research project. Students can create project boards or use Google Slides to create their presentations.
Students will research 6 ways Math is used in their passion.
Included in file:
Parent/Student letter explaining the project (.doc format)
Math Fair Grading rubric (.pdf)
Math Fair Student Summary (.pdf)
Math Fair Grading Teacher Roster (.pdf)
Math Fair Grading (.xlsx) - contains Grading Rubric, Student Summary, Teacher Roster
Math Fair Proposal (.docx and .pdf)
Math Fair Rough Draft (.docx and .pdf)
All files are editable, or easily printed using the pdf files.