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Each Citizen Math lesson is designed to be taught over two days and fits seamlessly into your core curriculum

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Going Once, Going Twice

How much should you bid in an auction?

Algebra 2
Polynomial Functions
This complex task is best as a culminating unit activity after students have developed formal knowledge and conceptual understanding.
Lesson gauge advanced
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Win At Any Cost

How should pro sports teams spend their money?

Algebra 2
Bivariate Statistics
Appropriate most times as students are developing conceptual understanding.
Lesson gauge medium
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Bumpy Flight

Should airlines overbook their flights?

Algebra 2
Probability (Adv.)
This complex task is best as a culminating unit activity after students have developed formal knowledge and conceptual understanding.
Lesson gauge advanced
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Opportunities' Costs

Is higher education a good investment?

Grade 8
Solving Linear Systems
This complex task is best as a culminating unit activity after students have developed formal knowledge and conceptual understanding.
Lesson gauge advanced
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Second Degree

How dangerous are heat and humidity?

Algebra 2
Polynomial Functions
Appropriate most times as students are developing conceptual understanding.
Lesson gauge medium
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1600 Pennsylvania

How big is the White House?

Grade 6
Area/SA/Volume
Appropriate most times as students are developing conceptual understanding.
Lesson gauge medium
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Overrated

How much should you trust online ratings?

Grade 6
Data & Distributions
Appropriate most times as students are developing conceptual understanding.
Lesson gauge medium
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Licensed to Ill

How do health insurance markets work?

Grade 7
Probability & Statistics
Appropriate most times as students are developing conceptual understanding.
Lesson gauge medium
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Wealth of Nations

What does a fair wealth distribution look like?

Grade 6
Data & Distributions
This complex task is best as a culminating unit activity after students have developed formal knowledge and conceptual understanding.
Lesson gauge advanced
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Jenius!

How does what we see affect what we feel?

Grade 6
Ratios & Unit Rates
Great anytime, including at the beginning of a unit before students have any formal introduction to the topic.
Lesson gauge easy
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Pizza Pi

Should you ever order a personal-sized pizza from Pizza Hut?

Grade 7
Measuring Circles
Appropriate most times as students are developing conceptual understanding.
Lesson gauge medium
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Temp Work

How has Earth’s temperature changed over time?

Grade 6
Positive & Negative Integers
Appropriate most times as students are developing conceptual understanding.
Lesson gauge medium
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Hair Today, Gone Tomorrow

How long does it take to donate to Locks of Love?

Grade 7
Equations & Expressions
Appropriate most times as students are developing conceptual understanding.
Lesson gauge medium
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Payday

Why do different jobs pay so differently?

Grade 6
Ratios & Unit Rates
Appropriate most times as students are developing conceptual understanding.
Lesson gauge medium
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Spin City

What’s the best way to play roulette?

Algebra 1
Probability (Beg.)
This complex task is best as a culminating unit activity after students have developed formal knowledge and conceptual understanding.
Lesson gauge advanced