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Thoughts and Ideas from a Classroom Teacher

Super Bowl Math

on February 3, 2012

My fifth grade students are working hard on math this year, and I am at a point where we are tying in a lot of mixed problem solving. Super Bowl time is a perfect way to address some of this in a fun, engaging way. Here are some resources I found!

 

I love this sheet because it requires research, problem solving and critical thinking!

http://www.learnalotspot.com/pdf/super%20bowl%20math.pdf

 

 

Check out this football facts worksheet from Education World

http://www.educationworld.com/a_lesson/hunt/images/hunt020.pdf

to be used as an internet activity

 

This Super Bowl Math Activity Pack is great for a long term project that takes kids into an in-depth study of some of the more advanced math of the Super Bowl. Check it out!

http://www.masciogroup.com/rene/EinsteinElixir/SuperBowl.pdf

 

 

Or check out this great Livebinder of football resources… and, by the way, I’m totally doing a post on Livebinders tomorrow!

 

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One response to “Super Bowl Math

  1. [...] in my post about  Super Bowl math, I mentioned Livebinders as a resource I use quite a bit. If you haven’t seen Livebinders [...]

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