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I love giving my students hands-on activities whenever I can. Hands-on activities help students understand the relationships between differe...
Teachers are expected to differentiate their lessons to meet the needs of all students in their classroom. It sounds like a wonderful idea, ...
It never fails! You are all bright and shiny at the start of a new school year, excited to meet your new class parents when...you get that f...
Linear regression was a tricky topic for my Algebra 2 students!  While my students understood the concept, they struggled using the calculat...
When students are learning about area formulas, it helps to be able to SHOW them why each formula works.  I like to use paper to try to cut ...
A sure-fire inevitability each year is the need for parent-teacher conferences when concerns arise. There are so many reasons you may need t...
Whenever I finish a unit with my classes, I like to play a review game.  My students always love review days and look forward to them.  Game...
Equations of lines is such an important topic in Algebra 1 AND it's so fun to teach!  When I taught Algebra 1, I knew that students need...
Oh, back to school time.  Back to school season causes anticipation, dread, and excitement in even the most seasoned teacher.  It's a ti...