The following workbook offers a great way of teaching proportions with the theme of grasshoppers. The initial question asks If a grasshopper were your size how far could he jump?
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I. Initial Question
II. Lesson about grasshopper
III. Read and Respond section
IV. Math Based on Read and Respond
V. What is a Proportion?
VI Grasshopper Proportion Worksheet
VII. Grasshopper Proportion Word Problems
VIII. How A Grasshopper Jumps
IX. What Are Similar Shapes
X. Similar Shapes of Grasshopper Legs Worksheet
XI. Similar Shapes of Grasshopper Legs Homework