Barbie Bungee 2015

Resources at the end. Twelve Days Out In early May, Claire and I were talking about non-traditional math lessons to make her department more interesting. She’s already using Visual Patterns with Algebra students and is pleased with the spike in their reasoning...

Desmaze

Claire Verti, one of my teachers, sent me this blog post today. David Sladkey is using Desmos to complete a maze with his students. Sweet, right? I immediately tackled it and now present to you my completed Desmos Maze. As you can see, I had some fun...

Big Shark

In the last few months, John Stevens and I have been training teachers on Math and Technology in the classroom with La Cucina Matematica. Things are good. One of the lessons in La Cucina hasn’t been recorded here yet, so here we go. Big Shark Start class with...

A Great Day

Today was a great day. Linear and Non-linear Functions Today, the lesson was on linear and non-linear functions. After plotting points and noticing that a ruler can’t go through all five, we stood up, hands at our sides. I stood on a desk. Because it’s my...