In this activity your students will enjoy building and flying mini-boomerangs; while at the same time learn about important math concepts. This activity can be used in elementary classes all the way up to advanced math classes. It is designed as the culminating activity in a series investigating ar
Looking for a project idea for your Algebra 2 or PreCalculus class? In this project the students are asked to find real life Conic Sections and create a poster to be displayed like in an art show. Students will then grade/judge each others' posters. Most of the work has to be done outside of the cl
It’s time to journey to Hollywood! Whether your students wish to make the next summer blockbuster or an indy art flick, they will wear a number of hats as a movie producer. It will be important to make wise choices and have a degree of luck to make their films a smashing success… or a box office flo
As a mathematics teacher, I have discovered that my students respond most enthusiastically when they can understand the rationale for studying new topics, when they recognize interesting applications of this subject material, and when they experience some personal connection with the information. T
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Here, the unit circle presented as a collection of divisions in radians first by eighths, then by twelfths and then as a division in angles first by 45 degrees, then by 30 deg