Active Learning:
Overview of the Lesson
1. Estimate the length of the bug.
2. Measure the distance the bug travels in 10 seconds.
3. Measure the height of a child.
4. Calculate and compare:
a. how far the childsized bug would have run.
b. how far the child should run in 10 seconds.
5. On the playground, mark how far the childsized bug would have run.
6. Time each child running that distance.
7. Create a graph comparing the two distances.
8. Summarize lessons learned in a journal.
