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Energy Math Challenge

Lesson Description:
The questions are organized in rounds. In the first round, students working together in small groups solve four different math problems. The same types of problems are repeated in rounds two and three. In the fourth round, groups of students solve a mega-question that incorporates the four skills targeted in the first three rounds.
Lesson Type:
  • Other

Sustainability Topic:
  • Energy

GEF Program Category:
  • Green Energy Challenge

Time Needed:
8-10 minutes for each of the first three rounds, 15-20 minutes for the fourth round.
Materials Needed:
  • One set of round one and round two questions for each group.
  • One set of round three questions for each student.
  • One mega-question for each group.

School or Group:
Need
Contact Email:
service@greeneducationfoundation.org
Notes:
http://www.need.org/needpdf/Energy%20Math%20Challenge.pdf
Located in: Science

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