# Distance Teacher Resources

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Willow Tree

#### Midpoint and Distance Formulas

For Students 8th - 11th Standards
The shortest distance between two points is a straight line. Learners use the Pythagorean Theorem to develop a formula to find that distance. They then find the midpoint using an average formula.
Instructional Video5:35
Mathispower4u

#### Distance = Rate x Time Application Problem

For Students 7th - 10th Standards
Superman to the rescue! But, how long will he take to get there? Given the distance that Superman is from Lois at different times, individuals determine the rate (speed) at which Superman is flying. Yet another engaging application of...
Instructional Video7:18
Mathispower4u

#### Problem Solving Using Distance, Rate, Time (Running)

For Students 6th - 9th Standards
Go the extra mile to learn about distance. Scholars learn to apply the distance, rate, and time formula by watching a short YouTube video. The narrator of the video works through several examples using running contexts.
Instructional Video1:57
DoodleScience

#### Distance-Time and Velocity-Time Graphs

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
It's story time! Show your class how to use a distance-time graph to tell a story. They learn to draw and analyze a graph using distance and time data. The story then continues to compare velocity and time.
Instructional Video3:58
CK-12 Foundation

#### Distance Between Parallel Lines: Lesson

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
Rely on slope when counting won't do. Using horizontal and vertical parallel lines, the presentation shows scholars how to find the distance by counting. The video uses the relationship of the slopes of perpendicular lines to find two...
Instructional Video2:28
Curated OER

#### How Do You Find the Distance Between Two Points?

For Teachers 8th - 10th
Learn how to use an algebraic formula to find the distance between two given points on a coordinate plane.
Worksheet
Curated OER

#### Travel Time and Distance - Fractional Metric Units 2

For Students 4th - 6th
For this travel time and distance worksheet, learners complete travel time and distance word problems containing one and two-digit numbers. They complete five problems.
Worksheet
Curated OER

#### Travel Time and Distance - Imperial Units 2

For Students 4th - 5th
Learners complete travel time and distance word problems containing one and two digit numbers. They complete five problems.
Worksheet
Curated OER

#### Travel Time and Distance - Imperial Units 1

For Students 4th - 6th
For this travel time and distance worksheet, upper graders complete travel time and distance word problems containing one and two-digit numbers. They complete five problems.
Worksheet
Curated OER

#### Travel Time and Distance - Fractional Metrics Units 1

For Students 4th - 6th
Pupils complete travel time and distance word problems containing one and two digit numbers. They complete five problems.
Instructional Video2:24
Curated OER

#### How Do You Figure Out the Time Traveled if You Know Distance and Speed?

For Teachers 6th - 9th
Yes, it's a word problem, but you know the formula for distance, d=rt. The word problem here gives you two values so all you have to do is plug them into the correct place and solve. Don't forget to use the division property of equality...
Worksheet
Curated OER

#### Distance Formula with Decimals 1

For Students 4th - 8th
In this distance formula worksheet, students complete the distance formula with numbers with decimals. Students complete 16 problems total.
Instructional Video1:36
Curated OER

#### Measuring an Irregular Distance

For Teachers 3rd - 6th
The math pirate needs to measure a distance on his treasure map. He realizes that he's not measuring a straight line, but an irregular distance. This short clip is well done, it uses a real-life math application, concrete mathematical...
Instructional Video11:40
Curated OER

#### Stellar Distance Using Parallax

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
As a follow up to the Kahn Academy video on parallax, this video focuses on parallax as it relates to astronomical distance. Sal uses cardinal directions and the seasons to orient students in the proverbial night sky. After providing a...
Interactive
CK-12 Foundation

#### Pythagorean Theorem to Determine Distance: Neighborhood Map

For Students 8th - 12th Standards
Find the distance between various locations in a neighborhood. Scholars use the interactive to find distances between locations on a map. The map is overlaid onto a grid to provide coordinates for each location, and pupils apply...
Interactive
CK-12 Foundation

#### Distance Between Two Points: Biking the Blocks

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
Distance estimates would be easy if the world were a grid. Scholars work to determine the distance between two structures using a coordinate plane. As an introduction, the lesson focuses on vertical and horizontal distances.
Performance

#### Distance and Midpoint Formulas in a Mall

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Go for a walk in the mall. Pupils find distances between stores on a diagram of a mall on Quadrant I. The scholars also determine the midpoint between a store and an entrance to the mall to then create their own paths and determine their...
Interactive
CK-12 Foundation

#### Distance Formula: Right Triangles

For Students 8th - 10th Standards
Go the distance with a far out resource. Individuals use an interactive to create right triangles on a coordinate plane to help find distance between two points. Challenge questions aid them in developing the distance formula.
Worksheet
Kuta Software

#### Distance - Rate - Time Word Problems

For Students 8th - 9th Standards
In this word problem worksheet, algebra learners solve 10 distance problems. Problems include motion in different directions, the same direction, and round trips.
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Teach Engineering

#### Using Map Scales to Figure Distances and Areas

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
The asteroid is getting closer and the question is whether the state of Alabraska is large enough for the shelter calculated in the previous activity. Teams determine the scale of their project and then use the scale on the map to...
Lesson Plan
Curated OER

#### Distances on the Number Line 2

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
Simple tasks are presented for your seventh grade math masters. They are to determine whether two numbers on a number line are equidistant from zero and what the two added together would be.
Activity
101 Questions

#### Stopping Distances

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
In 2016, one in every four fatal car crashes listed speeding as a contributing factor. Pupils view videos of a car trying to come to a quick stop from four different rates of speed. They use context clues to measure and determine the...
Instructional Video2:21
PBS

#### Math in Fencing: Distance as a Variable

For Students 6th - 8th Standards
Out lunge the opponent. Fencing uses math in determining distances between opponents. An installment of the Math at the Core: Ratios series shows how to use variables to write an expression to show the distance a fencer must cover to...
Instructional Video9:56
Corbett Maths

#### Shortest Distance between Line and Point

For Students 8th - 12th Standards
A short video shows how to find the shortest distance between a line and a point on the coordinate plane. Using the fact the shortest distance is the perpendicular, the presenter shows the class how to find the intersection of the two...