662b5882-17f6-4bac-b25d-3d6392a29807

C-2 Problem Based Mathematics: You Reap What You Sow, Nicole Ross & Lindsey Herlehy (Professional Field Services Staff)

Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy: Professional Field Services - IMSA Campus - Aurora

Friday, February 27, 2015
IMSA Campus - Aurora 1500 Sullivan Road AuroraIL  60506
Friday, February 27, 2015
IMSA Campus - Aurora 1500 Sullivan Road AuroraIL  60506

This camp has passed

What's Included

Math, Grade Levels, 5-8 Nicole Ross, Professional Field Services Staff Lindsey Herlehy, Professional Field Services Staff Approach problem-based mathematics through a historical perspective! Join us to learn a fun, hands-on approach to examining the science behind crop rotation systems originally implemented during the Medieval Period. This activity requires students to mathematically evaluate the efficiency of a crop rotation system, strategically complete an integers-based crop puzzle, and evaluate crop yield and profit through data analysis. This activity integrates a variety of middle school mathematics concepts.

About This Organizer

The internationally recognized Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy (IMSA) develops creative, ethical leaders in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. As a teaching and learning laboratory created by the State of Illinois, IMSA enrolls academically talented Illinois students (grades 10-12) in its advanced, residential college preparatory program, and it serves thousands of educators and students in Illinois and beyond through innovative instructional programs that foster imagination and inquiry. IMSA also advances education through research, groundbreaking ventures and strategic partnerships.

Organizer Info

  • Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy: Professional Field Services

Map & Direction

IMSA Campus - Aurora 1500 Sullivan Road AuroraIL  60506
Get Directions