THE GREAT EQUATION RACE
A Journey Around the World Combining Teamwork, Problem Solving, and Algebra
Cooperative group unit
This fun, interactive unit will motivate students to solve equations as they travel in a race around the world. During this interdisciplinary unit students will solve equations, earn mileage, measure and track their course on a map, and research facts about different cities around the world all in a quest for the finish line. All learning levels are welcome in this race as the equations used can be differentiated to challenge each student. The flexible schedule can be completed in seven class periods. Grades 5–9. Interact. © 2009.