Grades 5 through 8 Sports Stats
June 22 through June 26, 2020
1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
MATH OF SPORTS: During this online Distance Learning camp, students develop 5-8 grade level math fundamentals as relating to sports. Students look at the greatest players in respective sports by finding out shooting percentages, on base statistics, and batting and pitching averages. There is hands on learning in finding out their own shooting percentage as well as throwing pitches to measure their own fast ball without a radar gun (averages/speed, distance, and time/time conversions). Additional math of sports is found in looking at the geometric shapes of playing surfaces and materials (finding area and volume).
Tech requirements: Students can use the laptop, tablet or device of their choice with an internet connection capable of streaming video and sound.