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Math - Fourth Grade 4.17

Angles in Art
http://www.chrysler.org/programs/gallery_content.htm 

Students will explore the connection of math and art and engage their visual skills. This tour will incorporate appropriate mathematical language and tools. (Grades 3 – 5)

  • Location: Chrysler Museum
  • SOLs Covered: Math: 3.18, 3.19, 3.20, 4.15, 4.16, 4.17, 5.13, 5.14, 5.15
  • Time Required: 
  • Dates: Please call (757) 333-6269 or contact rsanchez@chrysler.org for information and reservations.
  • Costs: $2.00 per student

Hot Foot
http://www.baylink.org/lessons/3fr_hot-foot.html 

Students will investigate variations in temperature and its possible effect on location of living things. (Grades 4-12)

  • Location: BayLink - State Parks 
  • SOLs Covered: Science: 4.1, 4.5, 4.6, 6.1, 6.2, 6.8, LS.1, LS.4, LS.10, BIO.1, BIOS.3, BIO.9 Math: 4.7, 5.3, 5.11, 5.17, 6.2, 6.18, 7.21, 8.18, 8.19
  • Time Required: At the Park: 1/2 to 1 hour, any time of day. 
  • Dates: Any time of the year.
  • Cost:

Mad Scientist
http://www.vasc.org/Education/grades3-5.html

Discover the mad scientist within! Use the scientific method to perform real experiments in our mad scientist laboratory. Form a hypothesis and then test your idea by creating and running your own experiment. Collect data through observations and use scientific reasoning to draw a conclusion. Explore the wild, and sometimes wacky, world of science. (Grades 3-5)

  • Location: Virginia Air and Space Museum
  • SOLs Covered: Science: 3.1, 3.3, 4.1, 5.1, 5.4 Mathematics: 3.5, 3.14, 3.17, 3.23, 4.2, 4.11, 4.12, 4.13, 4.19, 5.8, 5.11 
  • Time Required: 1 hour. Available as an outreach program to your school.
  • Dates: 
  • Costs:

Structures
http://www.vasc.org/Education/grades3-5.html 

Take a journey to Ancient Egypt, Rome, and Greece to see structures of the past and then journey to the International Space Station (ISS) to study structures of the present. Learn what it takes to build bridges, trusses, and pyramids. Explore basic building techniques from cave men to the Roman Empire and find out how important mathematics is in construction. (Grades 3-5)

  • Location: Virginia Air and Space Museum
  • SOLs Covered: Science: 3.3 Mathematics: 3.18, 4.17 Social Studies: 3.1, 3.4
  • Time Required: 30 minutes. Pair this demonstration with the IMAX film Mysteries of Egypt. Available as an outreach program to your school.
  • Dates: 
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