Choosing the Best Heater for Bedroom

Students will be given several diagrams of a bedroom with labeled dimensions of the room and the furniture. They will be tasked with choosing the best possible heater for the room based on several conditions like cost, fit, and space that the heater can heat. The furniture of the room are of different shapes so students will need to know how to calculate the areas and volume for each of them.

Math Concepts: Calculating area Calculating volume Prisms Cylinders
MYP Related Concepts: models space
MYP Key Concepts: aesthetics relationships
MYP Global Context: Orientation in Space and Time Personal and Cultural Expression

Standard

Assessment sheets

AS Y2 SL- Choosing the Best Heater for Bedroom (Crit CD).docx
2021-01-03
AS Y2 SL MS- Choosing the Best Heater for Bedroom (Crit CD).docx
2021-01-03

Editorial Resources

Heater Problem SketchUp Model.skp
2021-01-03
Heater Problem Screenshots with Measurements.docx
2021-01-03

Supporting Resources

Heater Problem Student Answer Calculator.xlsx
2021-01-03