Math = Love: Monday Must Reads: Volume 36

Monday, April 2, 2018

Monday Must Reads: Volume 36

Happy Monday! It's time once again to round up all the awesomeness I've seen on twitter over the past week. Thanks for joining me for this newest volume of "Must Reads."



Janel Wetzel shares a peek into her prep for the upcoming week. I love the painter's tape on the floor for introducing angles!

Image Source: https://twitter.com/Wetzel125/status/980517766317867008
Puzzlium shares a fun, Easter-themed puzzle which poses an interesting area problem.

Image Source: https://twitter.com/puzzlium/status/980512193132154880
Grabarchuk Puzzles is also getting in the Easter spirit with a fun puzzle.

Image Source: https://twitter.com/Grabarchuk/status/980453944550875138
I'm already starting to think about how to better organize my classroom for next year, so I was excited to run across this awesome idea of labeling who uses which calculator which period from Patrick M. Daly.

Image Source: https://twitter.com/Algebra_Boss/status/901197177690763264
Mr. Papetti inspires with his use of painter's tape and floor tiles for teaching transformations.

Image Source: https://twitter.com/MrPapettiLB/status/708038928750813186
Tina Oakley shares a great idea for putting wall tiles to use if you are teaching how to find the distance between two points.

Image Source: https://twitter.com/toakleymath/status/472361044036182017
Ms. Pieklik shares a creative way to help students remember what a power is.

Image Source: https://twitter.com/MsPieklik/status/968211517865852928
Mandi Tolen shares some creative student work when it comes to illustrating circle vocabulary.

Image Source: https://twitter.com/TTmomTT/status/979375234825498624
Joanna Stevens brings her probably unit to life with the Titanic. Get all the details here including printable boarding passes to give your students and ready-to-print activities.

Image Source: https://twitter.com/MrsStevensMath/status/979490800563376128
Texas Math Teacher shares some awesome compound area cards that she created. You can download them here.

Image Source: https://twitter.com/wendytiedt/status/979455069618876417
Susan Kotch shares a great idea for using Always, Sometimes, Never in the classroom.

Image Source: https://twitter.com/susankotch/status/975362273131810816
Stephanie Ling inspires with this creative project involving redesigning candy boxes.

Image Source: https://twitter.com/ling_stephanie/status/979170292843950080
Mathematics Mastery poses an interesting question to pose to your students regarding fractions.

Image Source: https://twitter.com/MathsMastery/status/979358768973492224
Check out these individual, personalized dry erase boards that Mrs. Yakubov made for each one of her students!

Image Source: https://twitter.com/YakubovMath/status/979364803071311872
Kasey shares an interesting way to structure a test that focuses students on showing their work instead of just getting an answer.

Image Source: https://twitter.com/KcNorojo/status/979045231889911808
Emily Combs shares a challenge that gives students lots of practice with integer chips.

Image Source: https://twitter.com/MrsCombsClass/status/637364671750799360
I really like this same/different task from Mrs. Donovan!

Image Source: https://twitter.com/KristieDonavan/status/979087195750375424
Tori Cox uses teaching transformations as a reason to play pin the tail on the dog! You can find the file for this activity here. It was created by P4M.

Image Source: https://twitter.com/ToriTeachesMath/status/979077536201216002
Joel Bezaire poses an interesting spinner/probability task that involves creating your own spinner.

Image Source: https://twitter.com/joelbezaire/status/978684675425275904
Brittany Stephens combines systems of inequalities with a map to produce an engaging task.

Image Source: https://twitter.com/BStephens_math/status/826881504190005249
Not up to systems of inequalities? Check out this system of equations activity from Brittany Stephens.

Image Source: https://twitter.com/BStephens_math/status/956619206853873664
Additionally, Brittany shares an awesome activity that uses a kickball to practice scientific notation.

Image Source: https://twitter.com/BStephens_math/status/907970595463286790
Kent Haines shares a simple game to spark mathematical conversations with your children.

Image Source: https://twitter.com/KentHaines/status/978763592362266624
Kelsey Anselmi shares a yummy and nutritious volume lesson involving clementines.

Image Source: https://twitter.com/CoachAnselmi23/status/978700850066546688
Pascale Gallacher created an awesome storage wars activity for factoring polynomials. You can find this activity here.

Image Source: https://twitter.com/pascgall/status/978722196515418112
Here are the instructions:

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An example lot:

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Janice Mejia shares an inspiring bulletin board for those working with seniors.

Image Source: https://twitter.com/MrsMejia_Math/status/978646300781568000
Julia Shube inspires with a different bulletin board that sheds light on how mathematicians act.

Image Source: https://twitter.com/jnshube/status/903323360905584640
If you love puzzles and either speak French or know how to use Google Translate, you'll be pleased to see this link shared by Mme Profdecalculs.

Image Source: https://twitter.com/kazmet73/status/978576946144710657
Until next week, keep up the awesome sharing!

1 comment:

  1. Thrilled to see my doggies being used to 'Pin the tail on the dog' - they love travelling the world https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/dog-transformations-gcse-11622467

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