Math truly is all around us and opportunities to apply it to real-world issues and situations are plentiful. We often forget that disciplines like history, social studies, civics, and science all have natural overlaps with math.
We've compiled a list of web resources that provide rich situational contexts that can provide a cross-discipline backdrop for some meaningful mathematic activities and conversations. Choose from the list below to learn more about the resources as well as our suggestions for lesson topics and activities.
- National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
- Facing History and Ourselves
- The World Bank
- Project Implicit
More to come!