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This worksheet is a set of eight transformation problems. Each problem has a figure plotted on a graph that students must perform a transformation on then plot the result. Some transformations are written in words (ex. "rotate about the y-axis")

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This graphic organizer will help your students follow George Polya's four-step problem solving process: (1) Understand the problem, (2) make a plan, (3) carry out the plan, and (4) look back. I use this with daily problems to keep my students

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The assignment is to cut out cards and group them together so that each solid figure is with its name, volume formula, and an example problem. This assignment is great for students who have just been introduced to solid figures and volume

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Six linear functions with six associated tables. The first problem demonstrates how the values of x are "plugged in" to the equation to get the value of y. It does this by showing the equation with empty parenthesis substituted for x. Each problem

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This two page sheet will guide students through thinking about positive and negative correlation, creating a short correlation survey to perform on their classmates, making a prediction about their results, plotting the results of their survey as a

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The assignment guides students through the steps required to find the area of a composite shape. It includes an instruction sheet that requires students to plan how they will solve the problem and record their thinking as they progress. The activity

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This sheet scaffolds students through a four step process for finding missing side lengths in right triangles using trigonometry.

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The assignment is to cut out and match each equation to its alternate description such as a table, graph, description, or word problem. The descriptions include slopes, intercepts,

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The assignment is to cut out cards with numbers represented in different forms including decimal, fraction, percent, and scientific notation, then arrange those cards in order from least

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The assignment is to cut out cards that show either the sum or difference of two polynomials then match them to one of four simplified solutions. This activity is great for students who

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Six Cartesian graphs with a range of -7 to 7. Each coordinate grid has an associated xy-table and a place to write the equation to help students understand the three ways to represent a function. This generic sheet is extremely flexible, I've used

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The assignment is to cut-out equation cards and word problem cards then match them together. In addition, students should state what the variable represents in each situation and solve for x. The equations are different but use the same numbers so

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The assignment is to cut out cards and arrange them into the right order so that example solutions to four different equations are formed. This assignment is for students who have

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The assignment is to cut-out 15 quadratic cards and 30 binomial cards then match two binomials to each quadratic by factoring so that a true statement is made. This is great for students

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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I've been working with students and creating math activities for over 10 years.

MY TEACHING STYLE

I emphasize math literacy and engaged learning through hands-on activities and technology.

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

CSU MUST Program graduate

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

M.Ed from Cleveland State University BS in Engineering from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

I'm a husband, father, and trombonist.

GRADES

Kindergarten, 1^{st}, 2^{nd}, 6^{th}, 7^{th}, 8^{th}, 9^{th}, 10^{th}, 11^{th}, 12^{th}, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool

SUBJECTS

Math, Algebra, Geometry, Graphing, Measurement, Numbers, Trigonometry, Science, Math Test Prep, Statistics, Word Problems, Algebra 2