Bring “Minute to Win” activities into the classroom as a great teaching tool. This game focuses on the concept of forces and motion. You will reinforce the statistics concepts of mean, median, mode, range, box plot and histogram.
Challenge: You will be launching teaspoons into a cup, using another spoon as a catapult. The goal is to get the spoon in the cup as quickly as you can.
Materials: at least four teaspoons, a cup with a heavy bottom (a plastic cup filled with play dough, rice or pebbles at the bottom provides a good base), a stop watch