This graphing activity includes over 100 points that students will need to graph on a four quadrant grid. After the graphing is complete, I have the students add a message. Then, they have to name the points necessary to create the message. The
I like to read the children's book, The Three Little Pigs, the Wolf's Side of the Story, to my class before we graph this picture. The story can be found on the internet, but you may want to by the book instead. Then, you may show the class the
Students will find out the real meaning behind a formula as they adjust the measurements of a can to change it's volume and surface area. They will have a blast trying to find the most economical can that a company can use for it's product.