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Trigonometry , PreCalculus Transformations of Trigonometric Functions
This innovative set of task cards is designed to reinforce the concepts of translated and shifted graphs of trigonometric functions. Included are changes to the amplitude,

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Synthetic Division Engaging Game plus HW. This can also be used for long division in Algebra 1. Appropriate for Algebra 2, PreCalculus, College Algebra
Super fun way to engage students in practice and review of synthetic division. Students of

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Calculus Derivatives Color by Number
Even big kids love coloring. This fun, engaging activity includes sixteen review questions on derivatives before the chain rule. The power rule, product rule, quotient rules, trig functions, and e^x are included

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One of my best teaching ideas!! Students Love it. Designed for Calculus 1, AP Calculus AB, or Calculus Honors.
My schedule and classes are not conducive for daily warm-ups, but............, big but here, my students really need to understand that

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Derivative Review Maze
Great end of topic review for Derivatives or as a review for the AP Exam. This fun product is designed for AP Calculus AB, BC, Honors Calculus, and College Calculus 1.
Students find the derivative of a function and then

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Calculus Derivatives Flip Book.
Perfect for ALL Calculus students, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Calculus Honors, College and dual enrollment Calculus!
This must-have Flip Book includes all 24 derivative formulas that students must learn to

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This Flip Book includes Combinations, Permutations, and Counting Principles taught in most Algebra classes and in Statistics.
There are 19 problems for students to complete including a challenge problem on the back which is great for

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Trigonometry PreCalculus Final / Practice Test.
This great review resource includes 4 different versions of a Final Exam for Trigonometry or the Trig Part of PreCalculus, Each test includes 40 well chosen representative questions in multiple

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Algebra Slope End of Unit QR Task Cards
This set of cards is designed as an end of unit review of the concept of slope. The cards are designed to reinforce the concepts of the slope of linear functions.
Included topics:
âœ“ Find the slope,

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Conic Sections - this engaging activity will appeal to all students.
This fun activity includes questions on all four conic sections including asymptotes, centers, radii, vertices, focus points, and classifications. Conics are given in both

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Comprehensive End of Unit Review Bundle for the Polar, Parametric, and Vectors Sections of PreCalculus or Trigonometry plus Graphic Organizer. This is also a great Review for AP Calculus BC.
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â€¢ 4 versions of the review / assessment,

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Activity Based Learning with Task Cards really works to help reinforce your lessons. Task & station cards get your students engaged and keep them motivated and challenges them to remember the rules.
This great mix of cards is appropriate for

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Great practice and for Limits. This engaging, fun product is designed for AP Calculus AB, BC, Honors Calculus, and College Calculus 1, and for some curriculum, PreCalculus
Students find the limits analytically of given function. Each solution

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This resource is designed for AP Calculus, Honors Calculus, and College Calculus 1.
It is a comprehensive Review of Units 1 - 3; Limits, Differentiation, and Applications of the Derivative, and will let you assess who is weak before leaving

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Complex Numbers.
This activity was designed for an Algebra 2 level class. There are 26 cards with problems for students to practice simplifying, adding, subtracting, multiplying, dividing (rationalizing) complex numbers, raising powers of i, and

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Algebra Venn Diagrams Set Theory
Activity Based Learning with Task Cards really does work to help reinforce your lessons. Task and station cards get your students engaged and keep them motivated. Use all at once or as many as you like. Directions

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Algebra Graphs of Quadratic Functions, Self checking.
This new, innovative Task Card bundle is designed for students to use their reasoning skills along with their algebraic skills. Your students will analyze four graphs and determine which graph

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This product is designed for Algebra 2 and PreCalculus. It includes Task Cards, a Matching Activity, Graphing, plus a handout which can be used for HW, assessment, or enrichment.
There are many ways to use this product and challenge your

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Converting Polar and Rectangular Equations Task Cards, Matching, Graphic Organizer/
This great no - prep activity is designed for Trigonometry and PreCalculus but can also be used for AP Calculus BC and College Calculus 2 as a review before Polar

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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 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.

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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, Social Studies - History, Arts & Music, Graphic Arts, Special Education, Mathematics, Math Test Prep, Gifted and Talented, Critical Thinking, For All Subject Areas, Statistics, Word Problems, Algebra 2, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Thanksgiving, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Halloween, Valentine's Day, Products For TpT Sellers, Tools for Common Core, For All Subjects, Test Preparation, End of Year, Women's History Month