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Mary Urbina

Mathematicians in My World (DreamBox)

Grades: 4th Grade, 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade
Subjects: Multilingual Learners, Math

Student Instructions

In this activity you will research someone in your community that uses mathematics in their job. Some examples of careers are: architect, animator, nurse, climatologist, cook, baker, carpenter, salesman, mechanic, realtor, video game designer, geologist, pilot, forensic analyst, software engineer, cashier, driver, waiter, or manager. 1. Interview a community member who is a mathematician. 2. Complete the writing prompts. 3. Draw a picture of your mathematician. 4. Record a video of yourself introducing the class to your mathematician.