This activity corresponds with Common Core standard 7.RP.A.2 and also with Connected Math: Moving Straight Ahead, 1.1. It is a brief center activity for rates and proportions, with an introduction to writing an equation. There are 7 questions, and plenty of room for students to show their work. Students must also be able to convert minutes to seconds and hours to seconds.
Students may decorate the sneaker when they are done.
*May be used for bulletin board display for “March Madness.”