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Advertising & Marketing (Math In The Middle Teacher Guide)
http://gpn.unl.edu/guides/707.409.pdf

Batting Averages and More (PBS Mathline)

Box Office Finish, A Question of Methodology (NY Times)

Bursting The Bubble (PBS Media Matters)

By The Numbers: Math Connections in Newspapers for MS (NAA)

Census Lesson Plan (PBS NewsHour)

Cinema & Maths (pdf booklet from UK’s Film Education)

Don’t Buy It (PBS):  Two math activities:
1) Graphing Data for Nutritional Comparisons  2) Using Statistics to Sell Cat Food

Estimation and Your TV Diet (pdf document)

ESPN Sports Figures Lesson Plans

Fantasy Baseball (Number & Number Relations) Middle School Math Project, PBS TeacherSource

Having Fun with Baseball Statistics

How Many Commercials Within Each TV Show?

How Stocks  & The Stock Market Work from How Stuff Works

Is it really news? (PBS Mathline)

Lesson Plan: Play the (Stock) Market

Math at the movies (PBS)

Math Challenge: TV Ratings

Mathematics In Movies (contains movie clips)

Math in Television Art Direction (The Futures Channel)

Math In The Media

Math In The Movies

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Math In The News (Education World)

Media Literacy: Numbers In The News (Big Chalk)

Media Math Concepts

Politics & The Media (examination of 30-second campaign ads)

Sports Photography & Math (The Futures Channel)

Stats In The Media

Video & Cinematography  (Math In The Middle Teacher Guide)
http://gpn.unl.edu/guides/707.408.pdf

World’s Largest Math Event (“Entertaining Mathematics”)

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