Mathalicious: As the World Turns (MS)
Mathalicious

In this lesson students use unit rates to find the speed at which the Earth rotates around the Equator, Tropic of Cancer, and Arctic Circle.

Mathalicious: As the World Turns (HS)
Mathalicious

In this lesson students use rates, arc length, and trigonometry to determine the speed at which points on the Equator, Tropic of Cancer, and Arctic Circle travel due to the Earth’s rotation.

Siemens STEM Day: As Far As I Can Sea
Siemens STEM Day

In this activity, students will learn the different techniques used to map the ocean, and will practice using those techniques themselves in the classroom.