Blog posts tagged with 'sports'

Winter Olympics Lesson Ideas

Winter Olympics Lesson Plans

February 9th marks the start of the 2018 Winter Olympics. Athletes from 90 countries will travel to PyeongChang, South Korea, to compete for a chance to win a world championship in their sport. The Olympics is an exciting event for athletes and spectators alike. Use this year's games to teach usef...

Throwing Football into Math

Throwing Football into Math. How you can use the popular sport to teach math.

You will never hear a master math teacher declare that football is just a game. Football can be used to illustrate essential mathematical concepts: addition, percentages, averages, and probability all have their place on the playing field. Games on the gridiron constantly provide new opportunities...