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What is in the activity?This activity sheet is made up of six exercises. In two of the problems students are given in mapping rule of the form, such as (x, y)→(x−7, y+5) and the position of an original triangle or quadrilateral. Students must

Subjects:

Math, Algebra, Geometry

Grades:

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

Types:

Worksheets, Homework

What is included in this product? There are 24 task cards in this set. They are divided into 6 different sets of questions. The sets of cards are color coded for easy separation. Each set focuses on different types of translations: Set 1: Cards

Subjects:

Math, Geometry

Grades:

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

Types:

Activities, Task Cards

This activity is designed to be done at five stations. The activity is designed around students using 3 x 5 or 4 x 6 index cards with grids on them. These can be purchased at most office supplies stores in packages of 100 cards. Students visit each

Subjects:

Math, Geometry

Grades:

6^{th}, 7^{th}, 8^{th}

Types:

Activities

This activity sheet engages students in using algebra tiles or colored disks to discover the rules for subtraction of signed integers. First, students develop the rules using the color tiles to help them visualize the operation of subtraction. When

Subjects:

Math, Algebra, Numbers

Grades:

5^{th}, 6^{th}, 7^{th}, 8^{th}

Types:

Worksheets, Activities

This set of cards can be used to review the simplifying of radicals. This would be a great activity for students in high school Geometry who are working with leaving answers for the Pythagorean Theorem in radical form and not decimal form. Each card

Subjects:

Math, Algebra

Grades:

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

Types:

Lesson Plans (Individual), Activities, Games

A great classroom activity to introduce 3 dimensional geometry.You will need • 600 bendable straws• A set of 17 task cards• Scissors and Tape• A data chart for each student• Set of directionsTo connect two straws, slightly flatten the short part of

Subjects:

Math, Geometry

Grades:

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

Types:

Lesson Plans (Individual), Activities

This is a bundled package of two products available separately in my store: Translation Task Cards and Reflection/Rotation Task Cards

Subjects:

Math, Algebra, Geometry

Grades:

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

Types:

Activities, Task Cards

This activity is designed to be used with a geoboard (11 x 11 pegs). An alternative for geoboards is included in this package (index size cards with 11 x 11 geoboards). Students explore the meaning of perimeter and area by constructing polygons on

Subjects:

Math, Geometry

Grades:

6^{th}, 7^{th}, 8^{th}, 9^{th}

Types:

Activities, Laboratory, Cooperative Learning

This activity sheet engages students in using algebra tiles or colored disks to discover the rules for addition of signed integers. First, students develop the rules using the color tiles to help them visualize the operation of addition. Every

Subjects:

Math, Algebra, Numbers

Grades:

5^{th}, 6^{th}, 7^{th}, 8^{th}

Types:

Worksheets, Activities

This activity sheet engages students in using algebra tiles or colored chips to discover the rules for multiplying and dividing integers. In two previous lesson, Operations with Integers - Addition and Operations with Integers - Subtraction,

Subjects:

Math, Algebra, Numbers

Grades:

5^{th}, 6^{th}, 7^{th}, 8^{th}

Types:

Worksheets, Activities

This activity can be given to one student, a pair of students, or a group of students to give them additional practice with factoring quadratic expressions. The 16 cards can be cut apart and students put the puzzle back together by matching the

Subjects:

Math, Algebra

Grades:

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

Types:

Activities, Games, Task Cards

What is in the activity?This activity sheet is made up of six exercises about reflections. In the first exercise students are given a triangle and asked to reflect the triangle over the x-axis and then use a mapping rule to describe the reflection,

Subjects:

Math, Geometry

Grades:

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

Types:

Worksheets, Activities

This activity contains 15 cards with either • a linear equation, • a graph of a linear function, • a scenario describing a linear function, or • a chart describing a linear function. In this unique activity students work with four representations of

Subjects:

Math, Algebra, Graphing

Grades:

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

Types:

Activities, Task Cards

This lesson includes • A Do Now, • A full set of directions for investigating compound interest on the graphing calculator, • Slides for developing the formula and • An assignment, with answers on calculating compound interest.The three questions

Subjects:

Math, Algebra, Algebra 2

Grades:

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

Types:

Worksheets, Activities

Great resourceTangrams are a wonderful manipulative to use in the middle school.Ten High School Activities for Tangrams is a powerpoint file that presents ten questions about the seven tangram pieces:• The first activity has asks the students to

Subjects:

Math, Geometry, Numbers

Grades:

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

Types:

PowerPoint Presentations, Activities

This activity is designed for the students to be active in the lesson. Students can complete the lesson on paper copies of the coordinate grid or on communicators (available from www.educatorsoutlet.com) or smartpals (available from

Subjects:

Math, Geometry

Grades:

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

Types:

Worksheets, Activities

In this activity sheet students study the height, area, and volume of seven three dimensional solids built with connecting cubes. Students are encouraged to build the various shapes with connecting cubes so the tactile senses are incorporated into

Subjects:

Math, Geometry

Grades:

6^{th}, 7^{th}, 8^{th}, 9^{th}

Types:

Worksheets, Activities

This lesson engages the students in discovering the formula for the midpoint of a line segment using graphs. Students first graph some horizontal and vertical line segments locate the midpoint for those segments it is easily found when a line is

Subjects:

Math, Algebra, Geometry

Grades:

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

Types:

Lesson Plans (Individual), Activities

This Smart Notebook file contains 26 questions with solutions for Algebra I. The categories include • Graphically, • Substitution, • Addition and Subtraction, • Combination, • Systems of Inequalities . The questions in each category are

Subjects:

Math, Algebra

Grades:

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

Types:

Activities, Interactive Whiteboard

This Smart Notebook file contains 26 questions with solutions for Algebra I. The categories include • Products, • Quotients, • Zero and Negative Exponents, • Exponential Growth, and • Exponential Decay. The questions in each category are

Subjects:

Math, Algebra

Grades:

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

Types:

Activities, Interactive Whiteboard

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

45 years of teaching grades 6, 7, 8, 9, 10,11, 12 and College Algebra, Geometry, Calculus AP (both AB and BC)

MY TEACHING STYLE

Discovery Based Learning

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

Presidential Awardee In Mathematics from the State of NJ 1993 Tandy Scholar AMTNJ Mathematics Leadership Award

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

BS in Education - Taylor University - Mathematics-Physics MA in Mathematics - Ball State University

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Consultant in Teaching Mathematics Classroom Coach Classroom Teacher Workshop Leader Collegeboard Consultant Calculus AP Consultant Proceeds from this store support a mathematics scholarship at Cairn University, Langhorne, PA. and Taylor University, Upland, IN

GRADES

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

SUBJECTS

Math, Algebra, Applied Math, Arithmetic, Basic Operations, Calculus, Fractions, Geometry, Graphing, Measurement, Numbers, PreCalculus, Trigonometry, Other (Math), Mathematics, Math Test Prep, Statistics, Word Problems, Algebra 2, Decimals, Place Value