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The two-pronged devil's crown of Christian Fatalism and Christian Hedonism.

Christians have looked ahead for two millenia, towards Revelation, and they were each in belief that they would see those events that established the New Kingdom, IN THEIR OWN LIFETIMES. 385 more words

Non-Congruent Triangles

Among the triangles of the previous problem (repeated below), how many distinct (non-congruent) triangles exist? Previous Problem: How many distinct triangles can be constructed by choosing three vertices from among the corners of a unit cube? 53 more words

Problem Solving

Distinct Triangles

How many distinct triangles can be constructed by choosing three vertices from among the corners of a unit cube?
Source: NCTM Mathematics Teacher, February 2008… 142 more words

Problem Solving

A Powerful Tool for Both Learners & Teachers

Larry Ferlazzo invited me to answer this question on his Ed Week Teacher blog: “What is an instructional strategy and/or teaching concept that you think is under-used/under-appreciated in the classroom that you think should be practiced more widely?”  702 more words

Math Ed

Cookie Cutters and Snow: A Winter Exploration with Shapes

There is snow outside, but what if there is not enough to make a snowman? Get out those cookie cutters and make some shapes!

It was still a cold day and the kids wanted to play with the snow. 230 more words

18 Months To 3 Years Old

Gifts for the Gifted 2017 - Dog Pile

A few years ago, I thought I would help out the parents of my gifted and talented students by writing about some games, toys, or books that I thought might make good purchases during the holiday season.   387 more words

Education

10 Playful Spatial Reasoning Provocations

As our kindergarten team continues to learn more about children and their development in spatial thinking and reasoning, we are continually searching for and creating meaningful provocations and experiences where children can construct their own learning in this area. 1,171 more words

Play-based Learning