Assessment! (Again)

I will not apologize for creating another post about assessment.  This is surrounding the assessment done at the end of the unit.  So, for the first part of the assessment, I would want students to create a project (this is the assignment and rubric).  They would be in groups of two or three and pick one […]

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Online Education

What role will online learning play in the future of education?  That is the question! I think online learning will play a huge part in the future of education.  I think even presently, it plays an important role.  Students in smaller communities are able to take classes that aren’t offered at the school so they […]

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Assessments

Ongoing formative and summative assessment is so important.  I created another Google survey but this time it is for 6.2 and then one Google Survey for 6.3.  Basically the 6.2 survey asks students to rate their understanding of different concepts on the mid-chapter review on a scale of 1-10.  This would be completed before starting the […]

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Prezi Power?

I decided to use Prezi as a way to demonstrate to students how to use graphing calculators for 6.3 – Linear Regressions. In this section, students can use graphing calculators (TI-83 Plus) and Excel to complete word problems where they need to find an equation in the form of y=mx+b (slope intercept form) and answer questions […]

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6.3 Excitement!

6.3 is the exciting part of Modelling Data with a Line of Best Fit.  Students will use Excel and graphing calculators to do word problems!  Students will be using technology to complete different word problems.  I used Screencast-O-Matic During my internship, my cooperating teacher gave me a file that has a graphing calculator you can […]

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Twitter

I like Twitter but I don’t love it.  I think when used properly, Twitter can be great but I think some people use it for good and not evil.  I got my first Twitter account four years ago.  I thought I was so interesting and had so much to say.  I was sure that people […]

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Brainscape

I have been searching for any math app that I think people haven’t heard of or used before.  I searched for awhile and found some apps that were cool but you had to pay money and I’m too cheap to pay for apps so I found this gem called Brainscape.  It’s like Quizlet, basically a […]

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