1. The program begins with an introduction to the Baseball Hall of Fame
2. We then discuss geometric concepts found in baseball.
3. We then play the game "Batter Up!"
4. Time is allowed for questions and answers.
A. Examine how everyday geometric concepts, such as circumference, area, perimeter, diameter, etc., apply to baseball and the real world.
B. Analyze characteristics of the baseball playing field and interpret data in terms of fundamental geometric operations.
C. Understand the characteristics of shapes in baseball and how they can be applied using basic geometric principles.
The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum proudly presents fun-filled, content-rich experiences for students from pre-K to grade 12. Our videoconference programs are all aligned with Common Core State Standards, and also support other learning goals.
Grades 3-5: CCSS MATH CONTENT: 3.G.A.1, 3.MD.C.5/6/7, 3.MD.D.8, 4.G.A.1/2, 4.MD.A.3, 4.MD.C.5/6, 5.G.B.3
Grades 6-8: CCSS MATH CONTENT: 6.G.A.1, 6.EE.A.2, 7.G.A.1/2, 7.G.B.4/6, 7.EE.B.4, 8.G.B.7