Category Archives: Large White Boards

Days 105 – 112, February 13-24

Algebra 1 – We are still working on exponential functions and the kids are getting really good at writing the equations for the graphs, and using their calculators (or phones) to find values. Last week we worked on a lot … Continue reading

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Days 78 – 81, January 3-8, 2017

Algebra – We came back from our Winter Break (aka Christmas Vacation when I was in school) and started chapter 5 in the CPM Core Connections Algebra Book. It’s on Sequences and I’m looking forward to teaching it because it’s … Continue reading

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Days 53 – 57, November 7-11

I was absent the first 2 days of this week – I had a little R & R with my friends in Puerto Vallarta. The only problem with leaving school is preparing! I was working until 9:20 on Friday grading … Continue reading

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Days 18 – 22, Sept 19-23

I had lots going on outside of school so was not doing my blog! I’m doing it now before other things so it doesn’t get put off again… Algebra: this week we did 3 lessons on Functions from CPM. I … Continue reading

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Week 1 2016-2017

First Day of School! Wed., August 24 I’m going to try and blog at least once a week this year (apprehensiveĀ  grimace facial expression on my part!). This year I’m teaching 2 classes of Algebra CP, 1 Math 7CCSS class … Continue reading

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Little Problems with Big Solutions

My 7th graders did something today that I just have to blog about. It’s the first time we used the large white boards AND presented in groups, and it was GREAT! We used the “solve it” problem from Mathematics Teaching … Continue reading

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