It’s ALIVE!!! It’s ALIVE!!! It’s ALIVE!!!! If you build it, they will learn. Students will replace Dr. Frankenstein and use centimeter measurement, number sense, and proportional reasoning to build their own creature.

Mathematical Domains: Measurement and Data, Numbers and Operations, Ratios and Proportional Relationships, The Number System, Statistics and Probability

Standards: Grade Levels 3-8: 3.NF.A.1, 3.NF.A.2.B, 3.MD.B.4, 4.NF.3, 4.NF.4, 4.MD.1, 5.NF.3, 5.NF.6, 5.NF.7, 5.MD.1, 6.RP.1, 6.RP.2, 6.RP.3, 6.NS.1, 7.RP.1, 7.RP.2, 7.RP.3, 8.NS.1, 8.EE.4

Topics: Fractions, Metric System, Decimals, Percents, Graphing, Measurement, Proportional Reasoning, Elementary Lesson, Middle School Lesson, Rounding, Centimeters, Hands-On, Multiplication, Scale, Modeling

Grade Level(s): Third, Fourth, Fifth, Sixth, Seventh, Eighth

Duration: Approximately 1-2 hours

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