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Scale City Teacher’s Diner

Scale City was created for grades 6-8, but fun for everyone! Explore amazing roadside attractions and learn about the mathematics of scale. At each stop, a short video field trip and a fun interactive simulation help you understand proportional reasoning.

The resources here are designed to help you use Scale City in your classroom. Get started with the “Guide to Using Scale City” below. All the lesson plans are aligned with Kentucky state education standards, which are based on national standards.

Guide to Using Scale City
Tips and ideas for incorporating these resources into your classroom.


Troubleshooting Video and Interactive Problems

Dinosaur World: One-Dimensional Scaling

Louisville Slugger Museum: Similar Triangles

World of Mural Painting: Two-Dimensional Scaling

Miniature Land: Three-Dimensional Scaling

World Chicken Festival: Scaling Up Recipes

Sky-Vue Drive-In: Introducing Inverse Proportions

Belle of Louisville: Proportions and Music

Kentucky Horse Park: Speed, Distance, and Time

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