Creating a Timeline
Arobindo and Josh create a timeline that shows the growth of the beanstalk over several days. They find several mathematical relationships among the heights and among the days on their timeline.
Episode 1: Making Sense
The students explore a timeline that shows the release of movies in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. They then create a timeline that represents the growth of the beanstalk.
Episode 2: Exploring
Josh and Arobindo mark in several important mathematical relationships on the timeline they created to represent the growth of the beanstalk.
Episode 3: Repeating Your Reasoning
The students explore what segments of various lengths on the timeline represent in terms of both the passage of time and height.
Episode 4: Reflecting
Josh and Arobindo compare the Marvel Cinematic Universe timeline to the timeline they have created to represent the growth of a magical beanstalk.
Mathematics in this Lesson
Common Core Math Standards
Common Core Math Practices