Math and Soccer Video
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|Sharp Tack Productions|
|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)|
|Math Topics:||Basic Algebra, Euclidean Plane Geometry, Data Analysis, Probability, Sports|
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