Creator: Megan Mullins, Pray Stott, Glenda Booker, Malorie Cameron, Hannah Smitherman, Ashlyn Gaylord
School/Organization: Madison Cross Roads School
Overview:
This podcast was created by a group of 5th grade girls after they investigated Prime Numbers. The podcast gives background information about Eratosthenes and prime numbers. Then the students take the audience through the process of finding prime numbers using the Seive of Eratosthenes.
Length: 8:08
Aligned to the following ALEX lesson plan:
Exploring Prime Numbers
Content Areas: Math
Alabama Course of Study Alignments and/or Professional Development Standard Alignments:
[MA2013] (5) 9: Find wholenumber quotients of whole numbers with up to fourdigit dividends and twodigit divisors, using strategies based on place value, the properties of operations, and/or the relationship between multiplication and division. Illustrate and explain the calculation by using equations, rectangular arrays, and/or area models. [5NBT6]
