Checkered Flag Activities and Projects for Grades 4–8
Reproducible activity book
By Roberta Dempsey, Barbara Gregorich, and Christopher Jennison. Zero-to-60, time per lap, record speed for the course—auto racing is a numbers game that can motivate fans to practice math. Word problems based on real numbers challenge students to interpret charts and graphs, perform calculations, work with decimals and percents, make estimations, and do metric conversions. Most statistics are provided in the book; a few activities require looking up statistics in the newspaper or online. Answer key. Illustrated. Good Year. 103 pages. Third Edition. ©2011.