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|Curriculum resources in math and science to help educators connect learning to the real world for their students. The Futures Channel also provides professional development resources with content from master teachers Kay Toliver and Jaime Escalante. Some videos are free; in particular, check out the collection of Movies with Mathematics Activities, which includes clips such as "100,000 Computers a Day," "The ABC's of Architecture," "The Bakery," "Bicycle Design," "Building and Testing Wheels," "The Business of Farming," "Calculating the Power of the Wind," "Data Collection & Analysis," "Designing Dolls," "Designing Stronger Skateboards," "The First American Coins," "Flowers by the Millions," "Gems and Jewelry," "Ice Cream the Italian Way," "Inventing with Polygons," "The Lundberg Farms" (the algebra of growing rice), "Motorcycle Marketing," "Movie Posters," "The New York City Subway," and "Printing Money."|
|Levels:||High School (9-12)|
|Resource Types:||Audiovisuals, Lesson Plans and Activities|
|Math Topics:||Basic Algebra, Astronomy, Physics|
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