PUMPKIN PI
by Amy Wolfe

SUBJECT:
7th Grade Geometry

TOPIC:
Discovering Pi


Amy Wolfe
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SUBJECT: Geometry – 7th Grade

TOPIC: Discovering Pi

TITLE: "Pumpkin Pi"

INTERACTIVITY: The students will have to pick each of the four pumpkins off of the bulletin board to read the problem on the back.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE: Take pumpkin/Jack O’ Lantern #1 off the bulletin board. Solve the problem on the back, using this worksheet to show your work. Then take pumpkin/Jack O’ Lantern #2 and solve the problem on the back. Continue until you have solved all the pumpkins. Show all your work below.

TIME: 5 minutes

SPECIAL CONSTRUCTION: The pumpkins are on magnets so that the students can take them off easily to see the problem on the back. The border is caution tape that says "CAUTION: ENTER IF YOU DARE."

CREDIT: The students will get two extra credit points for completing this bulletin board.

Amy Wolfe
10/24/03