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Tool: Math Football
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Description: Users respond to questions involving percentages or percentage increase in order to have their football advance to the touchdown zone. Questions range from easy to hard.
Technology Type: Flash 
Authors: Iris Howley
Stephen Hurwitz
Bob O'Brien
Language: English 
Cost: Does not require payment for use

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Courses: Math 7 Percentage increase/decrease

Teacher Review (Not based on classroom experience)
Reviewer: Jon Musolf, Dec 3 2006 06:50:25:563PM
Appropriate for: introduction to a concept
Ability to meet my goals: Ineffective
Recommended for: Math 5: Number sense, Percentages
Teacher Review (Not based on classroom experience)
Reviewer: FrankEsq, Dec 3 2006 07:16:38:113AM
Appropriate for: introduction to a concept, practice of skills and understandings, applications of a concept or technique
Ability to meet my goals: Ineffective
Recommended for: Math 7: Operations with numbers, Number sense, Fractions, Percentages, Ratio and proportion
Other Review (Not based on classroom experience)
Reviewer: lanius, Dec 3 2006 06:34:36:643AM
Appropriate for: practice of skills and understandings
Ability to meet my goals: Effective
Recommended for: Math 6: Percentages, Ratio and proportion
Math 7: Percentages, Ratio and proportion
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  lanius
Comment:I looked again at this tool. Has a math error in one question. When it is over, it just says "game over". I think I won, which would have been nice for it to say.
  Frylock
Comment:Awesome tool to teach percentages with!