LESSON TITLE: Ratios- The Seating Capacity of the Coliseum Versus Home Court
CURRICULUM AREA: Math
GRADE LEVEL: 6-7
What is the ratio between the seating capacities of the Greensboro Coliseum compared to the home court of each ACC school?
Students compute ratio for each of the ACC schools.
Why is it important to learn the ratio of the home court capacity to the capacity of the Coliseum?
Explain the importance of ratios.
Compute ratio-coliseum to ACC School’s arena.
Compute ratio ACC Schools to Coliseum.
Which school has the best ratio, worst ratio, and closest ratio?
Review how to get ratios and the importance of ratios.
Greensboro Coliseum capacity: 23,800
ACC schools capacity: Boston College-8,606, Clemson-9,850, North Carolina-
8,010, NC State-9,500, Duke-9,314, Wake Forest-14,665, Georgia Tech-9,191, Virginia Tech-9,847, Virginia-14,593, Maryland-17,950, Miami-7,000, Florida State- 12,100
RE-TEACHING AND ENRICHMENT ACTIVITIES:
Re-teach: Teacher-directed activity