Math in the Middle of Motion

Grades 6-12

Math in the Middle of Motion provides the opportunity and resources to explore mathematics applications in a real-world context, and to link mathematics to other curriculum areas, including science, music, and more. It features selected guests who talk about how they use math in their jobs. (From our Streamline collection)

Sports and Dance | Math in the Middle of Motion
Sports and Dance | Math in the Middle of Motion

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In this program, students will see how parabolic motion and geometry affect sports such as basketball and softball. They will also examine the use of probability to help determine sports strategies...
Motion in Fitness | Math in the Middle of Motion
Motion in Fitness | Math in the Middle of Motion

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Running, walking, swimming and other types of exercises help to keep us healthy. In this program, we will look at how mathematics can be used for motion and fitness. Meet Jim Tomsic, an exercise...
Air | Math in the Middle of Motion
Air | Math in the Middle of Motion

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In this lesson we are going to learn about the mathematics relating to flight. This type of motion is the combined effect of the forces lift, weight drag and thrust.

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