Pi Day Cookie Investigation

Pi Day Cookie Investigation
Grade Levels
Product Rating
File Type

PDF (Acrobat) Document File

Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.

422 KB|1 page
Share
Product Description
What better way to celebrate Pi Day then to have a hands on activity that keeps the students motivated because they get to EAT! Students will get to pick whichever types of cookies they would like from the ones provided. (I typically like to bake mini pies but just ran out of time this year, so had to settle for this). They will then measure the diameter of each cookie, record it. Using a string measure the circumference of the cookies, record it. Then calculate the ratio of the circumference/diameter. Students will begin to notice how these ratio calculations are close to 3.14. All students will write a reflection based on their findings.
Total Pages
1 page
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
N/A
Report this Resource
Loading...
$0.95
Digital Download
More products from 4 the Love of High School Math
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Teachers Pay Teachers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign Up