Provides a definition of significant figures and lists rules for proper designation of values.
Shows a quick example of converting from miles to other units in order to introduce the importance of significant figures and how to properly use them.
Rounding to appropriate significant digits
To think critically about a concept by generating questions, developing a prediction, providing evidence from the text, and drawing conclusions from the evidence gathered in a Concept Wedge.
To activate prior knowledge, make personal connections, reflect on key concepts, encourage critical thinking, and assess student knowledge on the topic prior to reading using a Quickwrite.
Find out the concerns about arsenic contamination of apple juice and FDA regulations.
Covers different units used in cooking and the degree of accuracy in measurements.
Twenty question quiz on significant figures and measurements.