Tag Archives: NCTM

Three Geometry Lessons

1 I love this assignment (from NCTM, I think). The kids shall too. So this front page of congruent_halves is for their final recording. In addition to the extra copy for them to mess around with, you can also give them dot paper to copy the shapes and investigate further. No cheating, see if you can figure out […]

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I am a doughnut.

I cannot eat a doughnut without thinking of Eddie Izzard. Language caution in this video clip. Ich bin ein Berliner aside, I needed a calorie-laden lesson for my 6th graders to welcome them back into the classroom after two wonderful weeks of spring break. (We are also two short weeks from state testing and should be reviewing for the test. […]

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