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Probability Task Cards. This set of 26 cards reviews basic probability concepts using dice, spinners, and a standard deck of playing cards. These are appropriate for grades 6 - 9. By using a familiar and limited sample space, students will less

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Graphing Linear Inequalities Drag & Drop Matching Activity with GOOGLE® Slides
This fun Algebra activity makes graphing linear inequalities challenging and truly engaging. Each slide has movable pieces so students become an integral part

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Rational Functions - Asymptotes Task Cards
Task Cards really do work! They get the students engaged and keep them motivated to go through all of the problems, more so than a simple worksheet.
Designed for Algebra 2 or Pre-Calculus, this activity

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Law of Cosines Task Cards, HW, QR, self checking.
This product is designed for PreCalculus and Trigonometry and can be used in Algebra 2.
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✓ Task Cards: There are two sets of 10 cards. One set has QR codes and the

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Law of Sines PowerPoint, Notes, Graphic Organizer, and HW
This product is designed for PreCalculus and Trigonometry
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☑ A PowerPoint Lesson on Law of Sines with nine problems done out step by step including

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Algebra Solving Radical Equations. This engaging multiple activity resource is designed for Algebra or PreCalculus. So many learning activities in one resource! Included: ☑ Two sets of 20 task cards, one with QR codes and one without. Students do

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Law of Cosines PowerPoint, Notes, HW, Poster, and Graphic Organizer
This product is designed for PreCalculus and Trigonometry
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✓ A PowerPoint Lesson on Law of Cosines with seven problems done out step by step including

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This activity is designed for Algebra 2 or PreCalculus and can be used as a quick review for Calculus 2 or AP Calculus BC classes.
Introduction to general terms of Sequences and Series can be difficult for students and yet this topic is so

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Rigorous and challenging set of problems with Guided notes on the Applications of Parametric Equations. This resource is designed for PreCalculus and Trigonometry.
Students will learn and practice with eight problems determining the parametric

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Trigonometry Periodic Properties of the Sine and Cosine fun MAZE
Students work their way around a maze answering 16 questions about the properties of the sine and cosine finding the Amplitude, Phase Shift, Period, and Vertical Shift. Both black

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Applications to the Laws of Sines and Cosine for PreCalculus, Trigonometry, and Algebra 2
Great addition to your PreCalculus and Trig Lessons. Included are 7 applications to the Laws of Sines and Cosine including one ambiguous case. These

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Great Review of Finding Derivatives for your AP Calculus, Honors, or College Calculus 1 classes. This resource includes two versions of a handout, each with twenty - two well chosen representative questions, one in multiple choice format and

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Great End of Vector Unit Fun Maze with Additional Homework
This maze is a great way to review or assess your students' knowledge of basic topics:
Addition and Subtraction of Vectors
Magnitude
Finding the Angle between vectors
Writing a Vector

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Polar Graphing on the TI 83 -84 Graphing Calculator Guided Notes plus Practice.
Included in the resource is a two page step by step illustrated handout which will explain the steps to correctly use the graphing calculator to graph Polar

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Great End of Vector Unit Fun Digital Maze for Google Slides™ with Additional Homework and NO PREP FOR YOU This resource is appropriate for Trigonometry and PreCalculus.
This maze is a great way to review or assess your students' knowledge of

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This foldable Flip Book is the perfect way to teach graphing the inverse trig functions to you Trigonometry or PreCalculus students. Your students will learn how to graph the inverse sin, cosine and tangent function,. The methods use can be applied

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Trigonometry Applications Sinusoidal Function Modeling
Included in this innovative lesson are Guided Notes and Practice Problems for modeling Trig Functions. Students will determine the equation of the sine function from both data and graphs.

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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I have been teaching mathematics for over 30 years in High School and College. My subjects are Algebra through Calculus 3 along with Geometry, Trig, and Statistics.
**I have taught ALL the courses for which I post resources in my store. My lessons and activities come from experience.**
I teach in a dual enrollment program and in preparing my students for upper division college, I emphasize quality and hard work. Not to say we don't have a lot of fun in my classes, but I want them to consider these classes as higher education. My school is considered a bridge. My calculus classes, Calculus 1, 2, and 3 have been accepted for credit at MIT, where I had to submit exams, and class materials for approval.

MY TEACHING STYLE

Discovery with Technology, and activity-based learning with a bit of humor. I enjoy trying new techniques and sharing the ones that work. I strive to make math fun for my students and I love using hands on activities.

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

National Board Certified Teacher, Teacher of the Year 2010. ICTCM Innovation in Technology in Education Award Certified "Teachers Teaching with Technology" Texas Instruments Calculator Instructor. I have spoken professionally at Mathematics Conferences worldwide including China and France about effective teaching of mathematics with Technology Enhancements.

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

BS and MA in Mathematics plus over 24 graduate hours in Educational Technology.

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

I have taught in Rhode Island, Illinois, Florida and Online. I was the VP of Education for a Mathematics Software company for over two years. I am also an inventor with a patent and trademark.

GRADES

PreK, Kindergarten, 1^{st}, 2^{nd}, 3^{rd}, 4^{th}, 5^{th}, 6^{th}, 7^{th}, 8^{th}, 9^{th}, 10^{th}, 11^{th}, 12^{th}, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool, Staff, Not Grade Specific

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English Language Arts, Specialty, Math, Algebra, Applied Math, Basic Operations, Calculus, Geometry, Graphing, Order of Operations, PreCalculus, Trigonometry, Science, Physics, Arts & Music, Graphic Arts, Special Education, Mathematics, Math Test Prep, Gifted and Talented, Critical Thinking, For All Subject Areas, Classroom Management, Statistics, Word Problems, Algebra 2, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Thanksgiving, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Halloween, Valentine's Day, Black History Month, Products For TpT Sellers, Tools for Common Core, For All Subjects, Test Preparation, End of Year, Women's History Month