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This Calculus MEGA Bundle of guided notes, homework, daily content quizzes, mid-unit and end-unit assessments, AP-Style assessments, review assignments, and cooperative activities for UNIT 2: DIFFERENTIATION-Basic Derivative Rules. The unit includes

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10^{th}, 11^{th}, 12^{th}, Higher Education

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This activity contains 36 task cards meant for the Differentiation Unit in Calculus. Each set of cards includes a function card, a limit card (by difference quotient definition) and a derivative at a point card. Teaching Suggestions:-- Use the

Subjects:

Math, Calculus, PreCalculus

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10^{th}, 11^{th}, 12^{th}, Higher Education

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Activities, Fun Stuff, Task Cards

Here's an activity of 11 task cards created for AP Calculus AB or Calculus BC to use as a review for the mid-unit on Differentiation. Students will work cooperatively in 3-4 minute stations to complete the task cards. The activity contains

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Math, Calculus

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10^{th}, 11^{th}, 12^{th}, Higher Education

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Activities, Test Prep, Task Cards

You can have a little fun for Halloween with these Zombie Edition Derivatives Task Cards. The deck of 20 task cards covers all the basic derivative rules, including power rule, product and quotient rules, chain rule, trigonometric, exponential, and

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Math, Calculus

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10^{th}, 11^{th}, 12^{th}, Higher Education

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Activities, Fun Stuff, Task Cards

Your AP Calculus and dual-enrollment students will solve basic rectilinear motion problems involving position, speed, velocity, and acceleration related to basic differentiation rules. Your students will have guided notes, homework, and a content

Subjects:

Math, Calculus

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10^{th}, 11^{th}, 12^{th}, Higher Education

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Interactive Whiteboard, Homework, Graphic Organizers

Your AP Calculus students will find derivatives using basic rules of differentiation for polynomial, power, sine, cosine, tangent, exponential and logarithmic functions. Your students will have guided notes, homework, and a content quiz on Basic

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Math, Calculus, Mathematics

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10^{th}, 11^{th}, 12^{th}, Higher Education

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Interactive Whiteboard, Homework, Scaffolded Notes

Your AP Calculus or dual-enrollment students will have cooperative activities and assessments covering the topics and concepts for Differentiation ā Basic Derivatives. Teachers also have the benefit of full solution sets and the current Topics,

Subjects:

Math, Calculus

Grades:

10^{th}, 11^{th}, 12^{th}, Higher Education

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Lesson Plans (Bundled), Activities, Assessment

WHAT TO DO IN YOUR CALCULUS CLASS THE DAY BEFORE THANKSGIVING BREAK? Why not practice some derivative rules in a time-tested review game?A fun-filled game of āSHOWDOWNā (a Kagan strategy) just might be what you need!Here are 30 task cards and two

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Math, Calculus, Thanksgiving

Grades:

10^{th}, 11^{th}, 12^{th}

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Activities, Fun Stuff, Task Cards

Your AP Calculus and dual-enrollment students will apply the product and quotient rules algebraically for polynomial, power, sine, cosine, tangent, exponential and logarithmic functions. Your students will have guided notes, homework, and a content

Subjects:

Math, Calculus, Mathematics

Grades:

10^{th}, 11^{th}, 12^{th}, Higher Education

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Interactive Whiteboard, Homework, Scaffolded Notes

Do your Calculus students need to sharpen their derivative skills? This is a sample of what I call a Gateway Activity for AP Calculus AB, or Calculus BC, and Calculus honors.The āGATEWAY SKILL-BUILDERā strategy will help students work toward

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Math, Calculus

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10^{th}, 11^{th}, 12^{th}

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Test Prep, Assessment

Who doesnāt love a great set of task cards? Boom Cardsā¢ are digital and self-grading task cards. Have a little fun for Halloween with your Calculus students. This deck of 20 task cards covers all the basic derivative rules, including power rule,

Subjects:

Math, Calculus

Grades:

10^{th}, 11^{th}, 12^{th}, Higher Education

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Activities, Internet Activities, Task Cards

Your AP Calculus students will understand the relationship between differentiability and continuity. They will show that a continuous function may fail to be differentiable at a point in its domain. Your students will have guided notes, homework,

Subjects:

Math, Calculus, Mathematics

Grades:

10^{th}, 11^{th}, 12^{th}, Higher Education

Types:

Interactive Whiteboard, Homework, Scaffolded Notes

Here are two G.N.A.W. exercises for your AP Calculus students on the concepts of Average Rates of Change (AROC) and Instantaneous Rates of Change (IROC). This is an essential skill that must be mastered for success on the AP Calculus Exam and Free

Subjects:

Calculus, PreCalculus, Mathematics

Grades:

10^{th}, 11^{th}, 12^{th}, Higher Education

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Activities, Homework, Scaffolded Notes

This is an independent lesson on Differentiation of Trigonometric Functions for students enrolled in AP Calculus AB or BC, Calculus Honors, or College Calculus. This lesson can be used if you teach transcendental functions late in your course. My AP

Subjects:

Math, Calculus

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10^{th}, 11^{th}, 12^{th}

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Interactive Whiteboard, Homework, Graphic Organizers

Your AP Calculus and dual-enrollment students will explore the concept of local linearity, use the tangent line to investigate function behavior, estimate derivatives graphically, from tables, and numerically. They will also write equations of

Subjects:

Math, Calculus, Mathematics

Grades:

10^{th}, 11^{th}, 12^{th}, Higher Education

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Interactive Whiteboard, Homework, Scaffolded Notes

Differentiation Essentials (Unit 2) is a complete set of guided notes, homework, and daily content quizzes for your AP Calculus students. Every lesson includes:ā A set of Guided Student Notesā A daily homework assignmentā Four forms of a daily

Subjects:

Math, Calculus, Mathematics

Grades:

10^{th}, 11^{th}, Higher Education

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Lesson Plans (Bundled), Homework, Graphic Organizers

This file is a collection of reviews, assignments and assessments for use in the unit on DIFFERENTIATION to challenge your AP CALCULUS or dual-enrollment students. All keys are included.Teachers also have the benefit of fully-editable assessments,

Subjects:

Calculus, Mathematics

Grades:

10^{th}, 11^{th}, 12^{th}, Higher Education

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Examinations - Quizzes, Assessment, Cooperative Learning

Your Calculus students will have guided notes, homework, and a content quiz on Investigating Slope Graphs that cover the concepts in depth from the thirteen-lesson unit on DifferentiationLesson Objective:ā
Sketch slope graphs from function graphsā

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Math, Calculus, Mathematics

Grades:

10^{th}, 11^{th}, 12^{th}, Higher Education

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Interactive Whiteboard, Homework, Scaffolded Notes

Your AP Calculus or dual-enrollment students will use the limit definition of the derivative and proper notation to find the general form of a derivative, the derivative at a point, and analyze function behavior including increase, decrease, and

Subjects:

Math, Calculus, Mathematics

Grades:

10^{th}, 11^{th}, 12^{th}, Higher Education

Types:

Interactive Whiteboard, Homework, Scaffolded Notes

Your AP Calculus or dual-enrollement students will have a set of Guided Notes and a complete solution set for lessons covering the topics and concepts for Differentiation ā Basic Derivatives. If you need a set of Guided Notes to provide your

Subjects:

Math, Calculus, Mathematics

Grades:

10^{th}, 11^{th}, 12^{th}, Higher Education

Types:

Graphic Organizers, Scaffolded Notes

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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I have taught grades 8 through 12 for 24 years in the Central Florida area. I consider it an honor to share strategies with colleagues through local and national math conferences. I am now a full-time teacher-author and love writing curriculum for other teachers.

MY TEACHING STYLE

My friends say that I am way too energetic. I love hands-on strategies that engage students to learn cooperatively. There is always something new happening in my classroom.

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

1998-Teacher of the Year at Thomas Jefferson Junior High, Merritt Island, FL.; 2001-Teacher of the Year at George Jenkins High School, Lakeland, FL.; 2001-AIChE Mathematics Teacher of the Year,Polk County, FL.; National Board Certified Teacher, Adolescent Young Adult Mathematics,2001;2009-2010 Math Teacher of the Year, Orange County Public Schools

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

Bachelor of Arts, Mathematics Education, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL.

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

I taught AP Calculus AB, Pre-Calculus, and Algebra 2 Honors in the Metro-Orlando area. I blog about ways to engage, encourage, and empower teachers at http://www.flamingomath.com/. I am an active teacher-trainer when opportunities arise. I love to share how Foldables(R) can change student engagement within your classroom.

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