Math in a Minute: Snow Day Edition

Volume 3 Issue 22

Snow People

March 5 was a snow day!  We had a chance to sleep in, play in the snow and build a snowman! There are many ways to use these pictures to use for data analysis. Here are some of our favorite snow people!  

Compare Our Snow Day!

How does our amount of snow measure up to other years?  

http://www.wfaa.com/story/weather/2015/03/05/recor...

New York vs. Dallas Snow

How does our snow accumulation measure up against New York?

https://cbsdallas.files.wordpress.com/2015/01/top1...

Accuracy in Measurements

There is always variance in measurements in weather.  Here is some information about accurately measuring snowfall.

http://www.weather.gov/gsp/snow

How Many Snowballs Tall Am I?

For our Kindergarten and 1st grade students, non-standard measurement is a key standard.  So how many snowballs tall are we?

https://www.pinterest.com/pin/525091637779253949/

Entry from last week's Math City Challenge...