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Try to place 8 queens on a chessboard so that no two queens attack each other! Basically, no two pieces can share a row, column or diagonal. It's harder than it sounds. This makes a great bell ringer challenge! Students will get competitive trying
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Colouring + Polynomials = Awesomeness. This includes a complete class set of 25 worksheets / colouring pages (yeah.. I'm Canadian!) that combine to create the Spiderman mosaic. Every single worksheet is different, so you can count on hearing great
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Algebra can be stressful. Colouring can be therapeutic. Sounds like a good combination! Engage students in a fun summary of some core pre-calculus algebra skills through this collaborative math mosaic. 3 different class-size versions are
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Colouring + Polynomials = Awesomeness. This includes a complete class set of 36 worksheets / colouring pages that combine to create the football player mosaic. Every single worksheet is different, so you can count on hearing great math dialog
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Colouring + Polynomials = Awesomeness. This includes a complete class set of 36 worksheets / colouring pages that combine to create the TIger logo mosaic. Every single worksheet is different, so you can count on hearing great math dialog between
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This simple program will convert a base-10 whole number into any other base you choose: binary, octal, 60 (Babylonians), 20 (Mayans) ... even base 27 if you want! I created this little windows application in Visual Basic Studio (VB.net). I
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This product is a lyrics video. The lyrics are also below, for your convenience. Merry Christmas y'all! The Christmas Story (lyrics and rap by Timothy A. Calford, music taken from youtube by soundblue official) Yo, follow my rhyme, travel way
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Teach algebra geometrically! Students will DISCOVER the rules for factoring and completing the square rather than memorize blind algorithms. Why lecture when you can facilitate REAL learning? Enter ANY quadratic expression in standard, vertex, or
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Pie graphs can be tricky to make by hand when the sections aren't easy fractions of the pie. This simple template gives a circle marked off with 100 'tick lines' for easy graphing of percentages of the whole pie. A second template using dots is
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Just sharing an idea! One goal in my math classroom this year was to create a more encouraging atmosphere, and connect to students more personally so they know I care about their success. It is certainly true that some students are easy to
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I've been a high school math educator since 2008, teaching all grades 9 through 12, and all levels from university and college bound to essentials/workplace to special needs learners. My products and ideas have been gilded by the frontlines of my own classroom experience. I'm always looking for an innovative way to teach the subject I love!

MY TEACHING STYLE

Whenever possible, math should be driven by engaging problems that pull students into the concepts and skills I seek to teach. 'Fruitfully frustrated' is a good place to be :) I enjoy writing and performing math raps (youtube CalfordMath), integrating Geometer's Sketchpad to bring dynamic understanding, gamifying learning (see my product 'Algebra Tile Factris'), and generally pushing creative limits to make math concepts accessible to my students. I am aware of students' math stigmas and horror stories. I try to build on their natural math intuitions, sidestepping their perceived inability to 'do math' because they never won a class game of around-the-world with multiplication flash cards in grade 4.

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MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

Concurrent BSc (honours mathematics) / BEd (intermediate/senior) from Brock University, 2008 Honour Specialist in Mathematics from Queen's University, 2012

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

I'm an avid recreational chess player. I enjoy music, skateboarding, longboarding, rapping, programming (see my product 'Algebra Tile Factirs' for a computer game example, or my 'Colouring by...' products for an automated worksheet product), and doing math for fun (total geek).

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