Get Real Math! Videos

The Get Real Math videos showcase over 40 math skills used in the real world. The videos serve as a capstone after a skill is learned in school to be applied in a real world situation at a manufacturing company. Math skills featured are 3rd grade through high school. The lesson plans are created by math teachers.

What does toilet paper have to do with math?

GEORGIA-PACIFICLesson Plan & Answer Key - What does toilet paper have to do with math? VIDEO

Common Core Mathematical Content Standards:

Apply the area and perimeter formulas for rectangles in real world and mathematical problems.
**4.NBT.6 Find whole number quotients  **With a calculator?  
**5.NBT.6 Find whole number quotients of whole numbers.  **With a calculator?  
6.NS.2  Fluently divide multi-digit numbers using the standard algorithm.

Grades 4, 5, 6

The following are links to career videos related to this lesson.
Electrical Manufacturing Engineer - Justin Palbrach, Georgia-Pacific 2016
Environmental Engineer - Melissa Mrotek, Georgia-Pacific 2014
Manufacturing Engineer - Kristin Zenker, Georgia-Pacific 2012


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