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My students made the quiz!

In Calculus we are currently doing rates problems. If you are familiar with AP Calculus, then you should be pretty intimate with the famous Amusement Park problem and all of … Continue reading

March 31, 2016 · 2 Comments

Areas Under the Curve and Desmos

I just can’t quite get enough Desmos. Previously software always let me down. It regularly wouldn’t do things I wanted it to do. Desmos on the other hand doesn’t let … Continue reading

February 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

How accurate is your stick?

The following is just a rambling list of thoughts as they came to me and has not been edited or revised: A student definately learns a certain amount during the … Continue reading

February 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

I’m 1/6th Irish

If Toby’s 4 grandparents are Irish, Irish, African, and Japanese Toby would be 1/2 Irish, 1/4 African, and 1/4 Japanese. On my 12 question semester final for my class called … Continue reading

January 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

What’s your System?

Today was much more enjoyable in Algebra than I had anticipated. I had a 30 minute period today because of an early release Friday and a Martin Luther King assembly. … Continue reading

January 15, 2016 · 2 Comments

Chances of getting a present!

After understanding the classic break a piece of spaghetti into three pieces and tell me the probability that I can create a triangle problem I was inspired to create this … Continue reading

December 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Spaghetti and Meatballs… I mean Triangles

I’m making Spaghetti and Meatballs for dinner right now. I have a couple of kids that are gluten free, so I have to make two batches of noodles. We all … Continue reading

December 8, 2015 · 7 Comments