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Mathematical Domains: **Ratios & Proportional Relationships, Geometry, Measurment and Data, Algebraic Thinking, Equations & Expressions

**Standards: **Grade Levels 6-8: 6.RP.A.1, 6.RP.A.2, 6.RP.A.3, 6.RP.A.3.B, 6.RP.A.3.D, 6.EE.A.2.C , 6.EE.B.5, 6.EE.B.6, 6.EE.C.9, 6.G.A.1, 7.RP.A.1, 7.RP.A.2, 7.RP.A.2.B, 7.RP.A.3, 7.EE.B.3, 7.EE.B.4, 7.EE.B.4.B, 7.G.A.1, 7.G.A.2, 7.G.B.6, 8.EE.A.4, 8.G.B.7, 8.G.B.8, 8.G.C.9

**Topics:** Measurement, Conversion, Rates, Ratios, Inequalities, Diameter, Circumference, Right Triangle, Pythagorean Theorem, Hypotenuse, Real World Math, Dimensions, Volume, Cylinder, Cubed, Squared, Unit Rate, Cost Comparisons, Geometry, Proportion, Scientific Notation

**Grade Level(s):** Sixth, Seventh, Eighth

**Duration:** 3 Days

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

**Web Resources:**

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