High School

Sights, Sounds and Gears

How Fast?

Walk through the How Fast? Task Assignment Sheet with students to explain the "How Fast?" lab.

How Far?(with Unit Rate Math)

The attached Robo-Math PowerPoint  presentation is an Alternative Instructinal resource for the "How Far?" lesson which emphasizes the use of the Unit Rate in calculating Move Block durations. NOTE: This lessons assumes students have access to wheels beyond those available in the base kit.  The challenges can be modified to use only the stock wheels.

How Far?

The attached PowerPoint file walks student through the geometry and proportional math required to complete the included "How Far" lab. NOTE: This lessons assumes students have access to wheels beyond those available in the base kit.  The challenges can be modified to use only the stock wheels.

Moving Straight_Alt_Task

The attached Word file is an Alternative Instructional resource from Rich Bakala (Jefferson MS, Olympia, WA) which provides additional math exercises and emphasizes measurement skills as students lay out their own challenge boards.

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