## Sunday, June 24, 2012

### My Diigo Bookmarks (weekly)

• Linear War http://t.co/H0zN3MMe being played by @treverreeh Yeah! #mathchat

tags: mathchat

• it's not done yet, but this is what i've been working to create for kids to work in groups/indiviidually/etc. http://t.co/iCCaSWW

• Working on a collection of open-ended problems in #math. Would love some collaboration: http://t.co/gaBDVSdh #edchat #elemchat #mathchat

• End of the Year Reflection - I like what is done as far as assessing (under what works).

tags: sbg

• Question starters for students (to be used instead of "I don't get it").

• Has handouts in Word about Cornell Notes.

tags: cornell_notes

• Blog Post on how Cornell Notes work in Math Class

tags: cornell_notes

• Nice intro to @geogebra by @Richard_Wade "Here's what I used for a 2 hr session of beginners http://t.co/UGYG3Q7z" #mathchat

tags: geogebra

• Polar coordinate graphing on sidewalks with sidewalk chalk

tags: polar coordinates

• Use a map with a grid to find equations of lines that are parallel or perpendicular to other lines.

• An interesting piecewise function to tranform. Makes sure students have the idea of what the transformations do.

tags: transformations alg2

• Describes the structure of his class. I like what he does with warm ups. Also describes how practice is done in class.

tags: bellringers practice

• Describes his spiral notebook system.

tags: notebook

• Find range from Fast Food Websites nutritional informaiton tables online.

tags: range algebra

• 4x4 puzzles for Trig Identities, Radian/Degree conversions

tags: trig

• Make cones with play-doh and use dental floss to create the conic sections.

tags: conics

• Algebra and Geometry Assessments Through the Common Core from the Dana Center. Took the survey (http://www.utdanacenter.org/ccss/algebra-geometry.php) to get the link.

• Talks about preparing for student mistakes rather than preventing them. Helps them to understand WHY things are.

tags: error_analysis

• Suggestions for starting with Standards-Based Grading.

tags: sbg

tags: sbg homework

• Nonagon song recommended by Kate Nowak. Helps with measures of interior angles of a polygon.

• Introductory activities to slope and y-intercept. Includes worksheets that Mimi used.

tags: slope y-intercept

• A review game using musical chairs.

tags: reviewgames

• Classroom tool belt - keeps you running to your desk all the time.

tags: classroom management

• Build your own Jeopardy template - without PowerPoint.

tags: jeopardy reviewgames

• Has links to posts about blogging tips. This is more math teacher specific, but there are good tips for any blogger here.

tags: blogs

• Students have to assemble a problem that is cut into squares and solve the problem in one minute. Done in pairs.

tags: practice

• Looking for input on bellringers and exit slips. Make sure to read the comments.

• PDFs of Pre-Calculus Math Boot Camp materials in the first two weeks of class.

tags: review

• Has pictures of student notebooks. Describes his notebook system.

tags: notebook

• Hechinger Report | Promise of the 'flipped classroom' eludes poorer school districts: http://t.co/n7XYAA0S
Describes how the watching video portion works. However, students must have access to computers. In lower income districts, that means students may watch in class w/ headphones.

tags: flipclass

• Sam Shah's Virtual Filing Cabinet - links to all sorts of blog posts and other good stuff in the internet. Organized by class.

tags: Resources

Posted from Diigo. The rest of my favorite links are here.