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Have a little fun celebrating PI DAY. Whether you spend an entire class period or just assign one of the activities for a homework assignment, there is a variety of engaging fun inside. The product includes: Word SearchCircular Sudoku, there is a

Subjects:

Algebra, PreCalculus, Algebra 2

Grades:

8^{th}, 9^{th}, 10^{th}, 11^{th}, 12^{th}

Types:

Activities, Fun Stuff, Internet Activities

This mini-unit includes 16 pages of practice on Graphing Trigonometric Functions, a match and sort activity, and a general review of transformations with sine and cosine curves. The answer keys are included.There is an extension activity at the end

Subjects:

PreCalculus, Trigonometry, Algebra 2

Grades:

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

Types:

Worksheets, Lesson Plans (Bundled), Homework

This Polynomial Function Sort and Match Task Card Activity will get your students in Algebra 2 and Pre-Calculus thinking about Polynomial Functions. There are 12 graph cards, 12 description cards, 12 equation cards, and 12 zeros cards. Students

Subjects:

Math, PreCalculus, Algebra 2

Grades:

8^{th}, 9^{th}, 10^{th}, 11^{th}

Types:

Activities, Cooperative Learning, Task Cards

This Domain and Range Task Card Activity is a sort-and-match exercise for Algebra 2 or PreCalculus students. There are 12 piece-wise function cards showing the graph, an equation card, a domain and range card, and a characteristic card. Students

Subjects:

Math, PreCalculus, Algebra 2

Grades:

8^{th}, 9^{th}, 10^{th}, 11^{th}, 12^{th}

Types:

Activities, Fun Stuff, Task Cards

In this activity, your Pre-Calculus, Algebra 2, or Trigonometry students can practice the vocabulary of Conic Sections while investigating similarities and differences in the properties of parabolas, ellipses, and hyperbolas.The activity can be

Subjects:

Math, PreCalculus, Algebra 2

Grades:

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

Types:

Activities, Fun Stuff, Task Cards

This Logarithms Stations Activity for Algebra 2 or PreCalculus is great for an end-unit review on Exponential & Logarithmic Functions. Students work through 10 stations in groups of 3 or 4 on timed intervals to review the unit in preparation

Subjects:

Math, PreCalculus, Algebra 2

Grades:

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

Types:

Activities, Test Prep, Cooperative Learning

This Sine & Cosine Task Card Activity will help your Algebra 2 students understand the properties of basic sine and cosine graphs. There are 12 task cards in the activity where students can explore by open sorting, classifications, and

Subjects:

Trigonometry, Mathematics, Algebra 2

Grades:

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

Types:

Activities, Fun Stuff, Task Cards

Here's a great task card activity for Graphing Radical Functions and Their Inverses to reinforce graphing radical functions, graphing cubic functions, finding inverses of radical functions and inverses of cubic functions. There are 40 task cards,

Subjects:

Math, PreCalculus, Algebra 2

Grades:

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

Types:

Activities, Cooperative Learning, Task Cards

This Radical Functions Stations Activity for Algebra 2 is a great end-unit review on Radical Functions and Rational Exponents. Students work through 8 stations in groups of 3 or 4 on timed intervals to review the unit in preparation for a test. It's

Subjects:

Math, Algebra, Algebra 2

Grades:

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

Types:

Activities, Fun Stuff, Task Cards

This Probability Scavenger Hunt Activity is designed to help your Algebra 2 students understand permutations, combinations, theoretical and experimental probability, independent and dependent events, two-way tables, conditional probability, and

Subjects:

Mathematics, Statistics, Algebra 2

Grades:

8^{th}, 9^{th}, 10^{th}, 11^{th}, Higher Education

Types:

Activities, Task Cards

This Quadratic Equations Scavenger Hunt will give your Algebra 2 students practice solving quadratic equations with both REAL and COMPLEX SOLUTIONS by various methods, including square root, factoring, and the quadratic formula. The 12 task cards

Subjects:

Math, Algebra, Algebra 2

Grades:

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

Types:

Activities, Cooperative Learning, Task Cards

This is an activity with 18 task cards meant for Polynomial and Rational Functions in PreCalculus or Rational Functions in Algebra 2. You will find Interactive Notebook pages, Asymptotes, Rules & Card Sort, Graph Paper and more.First, students

Subjects:

Math, PreCalculus, Algebra 2

Grades:

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

Types:

Activities, Task Cards, Interactive Notebooks

Solving Linear Equations Task Cards with QR Codes is great fun for you Algebra 2 students. The 12 task cards include multi-step problems, distributive property, variables on both sides, and fractional equations. The activity can be completed in a

Subjects:

Math, Algebra, Algebra 2

Grades:

8^{th}, 9^{th}, 10^{th}, 11^{th}

Types:

Activities, Task Cards

Your Algebra 2 Honors students will have foldables, guided notes, homework, and a content quiz in the Conditional Probability lesson of a five-lesson unit on Probability for students with a general knowledge of basic probability.Students will be

Subjects:

Mathematics, Statistics, Algebra 2

Grades:

8^{th}, 9^{th}, 10^{th}, 11^{th}, Higher Education

Types:

Lesson Plans (Individual), Interactive Whiteboard, Graphic Organizers

CCSS:

HSS-CP.A.1, HSS-CP.A.2, HSS-CP.A.3, HSS-CP.A.4, HSS-CP.A.5, HSS-CP.B.6, HSS-CP.B.7, HSS-CP.B.8

VERTEX FORM OF PARABOLAS RELAY with QR CODES is an activity which will help your Algebra students practice writing equations in vertex form, from graphs of parabolas. The activity is designed as a relay for teams of 5 to 6 each. Students are

Subjects:

Math, Algebra, Algebra 2

Grades:

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

Types:

Activities, Fun Stuff, Task Cards

In this activity, students will practice the concepts presented in the first half of the RATIONAL FUNCTIONS UNIT for Algebra 2. Students will review: 1) direct and inverse variation, 2) writing equations that model variation, 3) writing equations

Subjects:

Math, PreCalculus, Algebra 2

Grades:

8^{th}, 9^{th}, 10^{th}, 11^{th}, 12^{th}, Higher Education, Homeschool

Types:

Activities, Test Prep, Fun Stuff

This Secret Codes Cryptology Activity is a fun diversion about encoding and decoding messages using a coding matrix. Your students need to find the inverse matrix as a first step to decoding the messages. There are 12 coded message cards in the

Subjects:

Math, PreCalculus, Algebra 2

Grades:

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

Types:

Activities, Cooperative Learning, Task Cards

This "Fan-n-Pick" style Sequences and Series Task Cards Activity is a fun way to prepare your Algebra 2 students for a quiz or test at the mid-unit point. Students play the game and record their work and answers on a recording sheetDirections for

Subjects:

Algebra, Mathematics, Algebra 2

Grades:

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

Types:

Activities, Games, Cooperative Learning

This Algebra 2 Stations Task Card Activity covers all the topics in the unit on Functions, Graphs and Equations. There are nine stations for students to work through in groups of 3 or 4 students. Time should be limited to 4 minutes per station,

Subjects:

Math, Algebra, Algebra 2

Grades:

8^{th}, 9^{th}, 10^{th}, 11^{th}, 12^{th}

Types:

Activities, Test Prep, Task Cards

Do your ALGEBRA 2 students need an end of the unit activity for test preparation? Here's a fun and engaging "Tournament" to get students actively involved in practice for a test. You can observe strengths and weaknesses in students' understanding

Subjects:

Math, PreCalculus, Algebra 2

Grades:

8^{th}, 9^{th}, 10^{th}, 11^{th}

Types:

Activities, Test Prep, Cooperative Learning

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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.

GRADES

6^{th}, 7^{th}, 8^{th}, 9^{th}, 10^{th}, 11^{th}, 12^{th}, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool, Not Grade Specific

SUBJECTS

Specialty, Math, Algebra, Basic Operations, Calculus, Geometry, Graphing, Numbers, Order of Operations, PreCalculus, Trigonometry, Other (Math), Social Studies - History, Mathematics, Statistics, For All Subject Areas, Statistics, Algebra 2, Holidays/Seasonal, Thanksgiving, Mental Math, Halloween, Test Preparation, African History