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- The project is the core of what I have built my classroom around. Scaffolding learners to real world projects. This bundle includes the 105+ math projects I have written. This is over 2,700 pages of content.21st Century Math Projects each scaffold through an authentic context and math skill building$395.00$564.00Save $169.00
- This is a selection of my Conic Sections resources all in a money saving Essential Bundle! You save significant money and time versus purchasing these separately!Essential Bundles are designed to give you everything you need to rock your unit. Warmups, Notes, Activities, Games, Exit Tickets, and Tes$20.00$32.00Save $12.00
- This is a selection of my Quadratic Functions resources all in a money saving Essential Bundle! You save significant money and time versus purchasing these separately!Essential Bundles are designed to give you everything you need to rock your unit. Warmups, Notes, Activities, Games, Exit Tickets, an$20.00$32.00Save $12.00
- 12 of my best selling projects/units all in an organized money saving bundle! These engaging, student/teacher approved math projects that provide rigor, relevance, and cross-curricular content altogether. I have each of these projects advertised separately these projects are $63, so this is almost 3$45.00$63.00Save $18.00
This 21st Century Math Project is a tremendous opportunity to integrate subjects in an Algebra 2 or PreCalculus classroom. Hands-on STEM based learning for hands-on student. Along using quadratic functions skills to solve projectile motion physics problems, students will engage in reflective writing and construction and design.
In this 25 page document you will be given a mapping to the Content Standards, an outline for how to implement the project, handout resources for students to use in collecting data and an optional follow-up inquiry. ***THIS PRODUCT HAS BEEN UPDATED WITH A GOOGLE SLIDES INTERACTIVE VERSION INCLUDED. REDOWNLOAD IF YOU HAVE IT ALREADY***
Of course I did not invent the idea of the Catapult Project, but I have extended it into my Algebra 2 / Pre-Calculus classroom.
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-- In “Weapons Test”, students begin practicing using quadratic equations to model position functions. Students will determine which of the 6 functions has a path that goes over a castle wall. Determining the vertex is an important skill that they must practice.
-- In “Incoming”, students use the Kinematic Projectile Motion Formulas. A reference sheet to describe the variables is included and careful explanation of these are suggested.
-- and finally in “Quadratic Catapult”, students will design and build their own catapult device for a competition.
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