Play Ball (SMILE)
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|Roslyn N. Matthews, South Shore High School|
|A baseball lesson designed to teach students to compute batting and earned run averages; given general dimensions of the playing field and some equipment, change the units to the metric system; find the diagonal distance from 3rd base to 1st base; and find the diagonal distance from 40 ft behind 3rd base to 1st base. From the "Miscellaneous" section of a collection of almost 200 single concept lessons by the Science and Mathematics Initiative for Learning Enhancement.|
|Levels:||Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)|
|Resource Types:||Manipulatives, Lesson Plans and Activities|
|Math Topics:||Fractions/Decimals/Percents, Terms/Units of Measure, Euclidean Plane Geometry, Statistics, Sports|
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