3D Modeling and Scale
- Grade Level:
- Ninth Grade-Twelfth Grade
- Five to seven 50-minute sessions
- National/State Standards:
- High School Geometry
Common Core Curriculum Standards (http://www.corestandards.org/the-standards/mathematics)
G-GMD.4, G-MG.1, G-MG.2, G-MG.3
OverviewConstruct a topographic model of Mount Rushmore. After the model is completed, students use concepts of scale and proportion (similarity concept in math) to calculate the scale of their model by comparing to real-life measurements.
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