Resources

What is Math Modeling?

The GAIMME Report and the Math Modeling Handbook provide information on the uses of mathematial modeling and its benefit in education.


PreK-2

Sample modeling problems including lesson plans and setup, learning goals, and student templates:

Beanbag Toss: K-1

3-5

Sample modeling problems including lesson plans and setup, learning goals, and student templates:

Accelerated Reader: 3-5
Beanbag Toss: 3-4
Building the Best Playground: 4-5
Design a Zoo: 3-5

6-8

Sample modeling problems including lesson plans and setup, learning goals, and student templates:

Beanbag Toss: 6-7
Design a Zoo: 6-8


9-12

The Math Modeling Challenge is a team-based modeling challenge aimed at high school juniors and seniors.

Undergraduate

The Mathematical Challenge in Modeling is a team-based modeling challenge for undergraduate students.

Graduate

Modeling workshops, university programs, career resources, and projects for graduate students.


Industrial Problems

Modeling problems from industry for advanced students or research groups.

Education Research

Research on implementing mathematical modeling in education.