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166 – Barbie proportions

My 6th graders are working on scaling Barbie up to human size based on one assigned body part. It should be a 5-period (1 week) project. Instructions for each group of 3 students — each group gets its own Barbie: Measure Barbie: as a class we chose to take 15 different body measurements on Barbie. […]

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156 – “Warmsnugs Double Glazing”

I did this last year. Really great lesson. I’m adding an extension of having kids create a set of 8 windows and price them accordingly, give the price of each one, including 1 of them as incorrect. So, pretty much duplicate the lesson with their own pictures and pricing scheme.

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