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do the Math

/ divided /

my parts

are greater than holes


that find


lacking some roles…


this difference

is sum 1

a↔ part

(that adds up) 20 more words


Word Problems

Different teaching skills and techniques are great tools to use and practice in the classroom. Students all learn differently and it’s important to meet each students ability. 294 more words


My First Shot at Teaching Math

I have been substitute teaching since October 1st.  Most often, I have been in high school classrooms where the subjects vary widely and I am rarely expected to teach the students.  720 more words

Teaching Math

Word Problem Worries

Word Problems

The mere mention of the topic of word problems in many math classes is often met with looks of despise and heavy sighs. Why is this? 706 more words

Word Problems

Reading The Comics, November 14, 2014: Rectangular States Edition

I have no idea why Comic Strip Master Command decided this week should see everybody do some mathematics-themed comic strips, but, so they did, and here’s my collection of the, I estimate, six hundred comic strips that touched on something recently. 1,364 more words


The 5 Types of Math Problems

You use math everyday. Whether you are calculating the tip for your bill, deciding how many square feet of carpet your living room will need, or, of course, subtracting the number of pineapples you have when you give a few to your friend (a totally relevant conundrum for anyone.) 782 more words

About An Inscribed Circle

I’m not precisely sure how to embed this, so, let me just point over to the Five Triangles blog (on blogspot) where there’s a neat little puzzle. 169 more words