Events

The Kennedy Center: The Art of Baseball
The Kennedy Center

In this 3-5 lesson, students will explore the sport of baseball to design and construct a model baseball field.

Mathalicious: Been Caught Stealing
Mathalicious

In this lesson, students will examine some of the mathematics behind stealing second base.

Mathalicious: Out of Left Field
Mathalicious

In this lesson, students use a quadratic function to model the trajectory of the average professional home run and debate whether Major League Baseball stadiums should all be designed the same.

Illuminations: Fun with Baseball Stats
Illuminations (National Council of Teachers of Mathematics)

The following grades 6-8 activities allow students to explore statistics surrounding baseball.