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Crash Course Kids: Earth's Rotation & Revolution - Episode 8.1
Crash Course Kids

In this episode of Crash Course Kids, Sabrina talks about the Earth’s rotation and revolution and how these things contribute to night and day and how Earth’s tilt gives us seasons.

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.

Iluminations: Figuring In Football
Illuminations (National Council of Teachers of Mathematics)

In this primary grades lesson, students identify figures on a football field.

Illuminations: Exploring Turns
Illuminations (National Council of Teachers of Mathematics)

This lesson encourages students to explore the geometric transformation of rotation.

Illuminations: Analyzing Designs
Illuminations (National Council of Teachers of Mathematics)

This lesson encourages students to explore the geometric transformation of rotation, reflection and translation more fully.