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Shifting Gears: Bye to Body Con, Enter The Shift Dress

Post by TM

This isn’t a post about LFW and it’s not a post about an awards ceremony. It’s about a trend I’ve been observing and one I really like. 322 more words

Town Mouse

Day 110: Triangle Similarity

Algebra spent the day working on systems of linear inequalities. I wanted to show students other resources available to them other than myself, other teachers, and other students, so I put on a quick Khan Academy Video. 121 more words


Student work: Learning to see

I’m delighted to have recently taken on a wonderful new student. My 14 year old niece, Jenna, is a lovely girl and an amazing little artist. 382 more words

Art Studio

Barbie Proportions - Geometry

This was a fun and engaging activity that I think the students enjoyed as well.  They really seemed to like drawing on the butcher block paper.   303 more words


Robin Lawley, Plus Size?

An issue that will always be prevalent in the fashion world is body image for models. What’s a healthy size? A healthy weight?

Recently, Robin Lawley, an Australian model, stated that she was fed up with being called “plus size”. 243 more words


My Version of Sarah Hagan's Road Trip Project

While studying proportions, I wanted to give my students a real-world application, as well as, a fun activity.  I thought that Day One of  Sarah Hagan’s Pre-Algebra Road Trip Project… 459 more words

Chinese Gate Bench-Progress 2

As promised or threatened, depending on how you look at it, I have completed the formal proportional drawing for the Chinese Gate Bench.  When I design a project I first establish the controlling distance/dimension.   459 more words