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How High Is That Mountain? (Geometry Version: Similar Triangles)
Students will learn the concept of similar triangles through the lens of finding the height of a mountain.
Rachel Hill (MS Ed.)
5 total reviews for this teacher
2 reviews for this class
Completed by 3 learners
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Students will learn the concept of similar triangles through studying a real world problem of how to find the height of a mountain. Students should already have a basic understanding of ratio and proportion, although those skills will be reviewed. Students will receive a short tutorial that reviews important concepts before the live session. During the live session, the teacher will answer questions about the tutorial and then take a deeper dive into the subject. Upon completion of the live...
Students often want to know WHY they are learning mathematics. My approach is to motivate the lesson by learning mathematics in order to solve a real-world problem.
1 file available upon enrollmentThe teacher will provide a tutorial which will serve as the curriculum for the course. Students may desire a scientific calculator for use in this course.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
45 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.
Rachel Hill (MS Ed.)Former Secondary Math Teacher
5 total reviews
6 completed classes
I teach Math classes grades 7-12. I was a secondary Math teacher for 13 years and taught nearly every mathematics class from 7th grade Math to AP Calculus. I teach because I enjoy helping people learn new things. I think that it is possible for...