If you build it, the party people will come…and who doesn’t like to party? Students will explore the relationship between dance floors, perimeters, and areas by creating and describing functions.

Mathematical Domains: Functions, Expressions & Equations, Geometry

Standards: Grade Levels 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12: 5.G.A.2, 7.G.B.6,  8.F.A.1, HSF-IF.A.1, HSF-IF.B.5

Topics: area, perimeter, graphing functions, non-linear functions, symmetry, domain, functions, range, arrays, properties of graphs of functions, continuous and discrete functions.

Grade Level(s): Fifth, Sixth, Seventh, Eighth, Ninth, Tenth, Eleventh, Twelfth

Duration: Approximately 1 hour

Resource: Lesson Plans (Individual), PowerPoint Presentations, PDF, Activities

Lesson Intro