Will we have a 29th of February this year? How can you tell?
Students work with a flow chart to deduce what years are going to be leap years. They learn about the exact measurement of a solar year and how our Gregorian calendar needs to be adjusted to align our calendar with the sun’s rotation.
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CCSS: 5.NBT, 6.NS, 7.NS, N-Q.3
from Yummy Math http://www.yummymath.com/2016/is-this-a-leap-year-2/