I haven’t done any projects this year … many reasons why … but it’s time now to offer my students an opportunity to show me what they know in some other way than our usual tests. 111 more words

## Tags » Math At School

#### Lesson Planning - Systems of Equations 2

I love to see what materials and strategies other teachers use to teach math. So before each unit I scour the Internet looking for great ideas. 298 more words

#### Lesson Planning - Systems of Equations

I enjoyed spending a few minutes planning ahead today … we start with systems of equations in January. Unfortunately, students struggled greatly with their test on… 142 more words

#### my students speak ...

I asked students to provide some feedback on our algebra class – anonymously. It is interesting that across six classes, the thoughts are very similar. I will review these ideas before our second semester begins … 499 more words

#### Semester ends

Today … final day of the semester!

**My journey back into the classroom after 12 years of administrative duties has been interesting to say the least. ** 569 more words

#### Gifts exchanged

So … I’ve written in the past about difficult days … time to even up the score! Will try to report a “smile file” thought often! 127 more words

#### mid-year reflection: student insight

A couple of weeks ago I wrote about asking students to complete a mid-year reflection. I was not happy with the form I first created. This week I revised and simplified the form. 87 more words