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Students remember more when they are involved in a lesson. This 10 task activity has students draw the diagonals and then measure various parts to discover special properties of 7 quadrilaterals.• Task 1: Compare the lengths of the two diagonals

Subjects:

Math, Geometry

Grades:

9^{th}, 10^{th}

Types:

Worksheets, Activities

CCSS:

HSG-CO.C.11

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 set contains 100 cards (25 pages of four cards each):• One card has the function, • One card has the graph of a function, • One card has the graph of the derivative of a function, and • One card has a description about the function or the

Subjects:

Math, Calculus

Grades:

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

Types:

Activities

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

AP Calculus students need to be able to relate differential equations, slope fields, descriptions about the slopefield/differential equation, and an example of a particular solution. This set of 108 cards (27 sets of four cards) matching cards

Subjects:

Math, Calculus

Grades:

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

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 scavenger hunt on finding limits contains 2 sets of ten-card scavenger hunts or 1 set of twenty-card scavenger hunt. The twenty-card set has blue diamonds on the cards. There are two ten-card sets (one with red hearts and one with black

Subjects:

Math, Calculus, PreCalculus

Grades:

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

Types:

Activities, Task Cards

This set of 45 task cards can be used to review for an end of the year calculus exam or for the Calculus AB exam. In the new curriculum framework for Calculus AB divides the topics by their Big Idea and their Learning Objective. So these 45 cards

Subjects:

Math, Calculus

Grades:

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

Types:

Activities, Task Cards

This non-calculator activity will engage the students in creating the graphs for y = sin r, y = cos r and y = tan r from the unit circle for values of 0 ≤ r ≤ 2π. • To graph the function y = sin r students are given a unit circle (divided into

Subjects:

Math, Trigonometry, Algebra 2

Grades:

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

Types:

Lesson Plans (Individual), Activities

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 illustrates four common related rate questions that appear in all calculus AB and BC courses. • The first problem presents two cars that are traveling away from each other on roads that are perpendicular to each other. The

Subjects:

Math, Calculus

Grades:

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

Types:

Activities, Handouts

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

Are you looking for some additional practice for your students with the rules for exponents. Try this 16 square match the square puzzle. There are two interchangeable puzzles (one with blank borders and one with unusable expressions on the edges).

Subjects:

Math, Algebra, Algebra 2

Grades:

9^{th}, 10^{th}

Types:

Activities, Games, Task Cards

This set of 24 task cards can be used to review for an end of a unit on the Mean Value Theorem, for an end of the year calculus exam or for the Calculus AB exam.The questions have the students work with the Mean Value Theorem analytically,

Subjects:

Math, Calculus

Grades:

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

Types:

Activities, Task Cards

The set of 32 task cards is divided into eight sets, each with a different emphasis. The cards illustrate all the ways the Riemann sum can be used in Calculus, Calculus AB, and Calculus BC.In set 1 the students work with Riemann sums with tabular

Subjects:

Math, Calculus

Grades:

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

Types:

Activities, Task Cards

These newly revised review sheets cover the topics for the AB and BC portion of the Calculus AP curriculum. The 2 review sheet have more than 155 questions. The first column displays "If I am asked…” questions". Students use the second column

Subjects:

Math, Calculus

Grades:

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

Types:

Worksheets, Activities

This activity sheet engages students in studying the general trigonometric equation y = a + b cos(cx) and making statements about the period, amplitude, y-intercept, and x-intercepts. After developing ideas with the cosine function, students make

Subjects:

Math, PreCalculus, Algebra 2

Grades:

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

Types:

Worksheets, Activities, Laboratory

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