Get Real Math! Videos

The Get Real Math videos showcase over 80 common core skills used in the real world. The videos, produced at manufacturing companies, serve as a capstone after a skill is learned in school. Math skills featured are 3rd grade through high school. The lesson plans are created by math teachers.

What do coffee filters have to do with math?

ROCKLINE INDUSTRIES – Lesson Plan – What do coffee filters have to do with math? VIDEO

Common Core Mathematical Content Standards:

6.NS.3  Fluently add, subtract, multiply and divide multi-digit decimals using the standard algorithm for each operation.

6.NS.2  Fluently divide multi-digit numbers using the standard algorithm.

6.RP.3d  Use ratio reasoning to covert measurement units; manipulate and transform units appropriately when multiplying or dividing quantities.

7.EE.4a  Use variables to represent quantities in a real-world or mathematical problem, and construct simple equations and inequalities to solve problems by reasoning about the quantities.  Solve word problems leading to equations of the form px+q=r, where p q, and r, are specific rational numbers.

Grades 6 & 7

The following are links to career videos related to this lesson.
Continuous Improvements Technician – Adel Ajeti, Rockline Industries 2016
Maintenance Technician – Eric Aguirre, Rockline Industries 2013
Technical Writer – Jaclyn Novak, Rockline Industries 2012