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Author:Sharp Tack Productions
Description: A video revealing the role played by numbers, graphs, geometry, algebra, angles, area, surveys, and chance data in the game of soccer; for example, how a goalie relies on the properties of angles to know where to stand when defending the goals, and on data analysis and probability to help him save a penalty kick. Complete with teacher worksheets and a "stats pack" full of soccer and World Cup facts and figures. Also available in German. By Sharp Tack Productions, a specialist touring Theatre-in-Education company devoted to the delivery of mathematically based live theatre performances in schools.

Levels: Fifth Grade, Middle School (6-8)
Languages: English
Resource Types: Video
Math Topics: Basic Algebra, Euclidean Plane Geometry, Data Analysis, Probability, Sports

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