# CCSS.Math.Content.8.NS.A.2

Use rational approximations of irrational numbers to compare the size of irrational numbers, locate them approximately on a number line diagram, and estimate the value of expressions (e.g., π2). For example, by truncating the decimal expansion of √2, show that √2 is between 1 and 2, then between 1.4 and 1.5, and explain how to continue on to get better approximations.

## Rational and Irrational Numbers Lesson Plan: The Number System

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Rational and Irrational Numbers, and supports identifying n...

## Pi Lesson Plan: Geometry

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## Math Skills Lesson Plan: It’s All Fun and Games

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In this math skills lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students work collaboratively to research selected math skills. Students then create, play, and assess a math game that is designed...