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 does toilet paper have to do with math?

GEORGIA-PACIFIC –  Lesson 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