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January 15, 2019

Merry Consumerism
Shopping Smart is a Gift

If the mayhem of Black Friday has taught us anything, it’s that people LOVE a bargain! Willing to camp out on the concrete for the latest phone or coolest game, psychotic - just playing, I mean savvy shoppers venture out on Tha...

December 3, 2018

Interdisciplinary Transformation Day: It’s All Greek to Me

Everyone knows students believe - with every fiber of their being - that Halloween should be a school holiday. Just because it’s not, doesn’t mean we didn’t dress up, have a blast (treat,) and cram in a whole lo...

November 16, 2018

Which of these was made to twirl? The hula hoop OR this gorgeous green floral ruffle dress from Free People? That’s easy- BOTH. Next question: What type of transformation would we need to use to make both our hula hoop and our runway model spin like a top? You guessed...

Don’t be obtuse! Every angle is the right angle when wearing acute dress! (Math humor. 😊)

Now, while I’d love to talk only about this gorgeous piece from the Gabrielle Union collection, fashion isn’t the only area into which we’re delving. (Ha! Did it again 😂)

Understa...

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     Looking for a way to put the “rad” back in quadratic? Here’s a crazy-fun and creative way to help your students take ownership in learning and teaching this difficult concept. Anyone can write a catchy jingle t...

Oh man! It looks like our math teacher has become a true scientist and mastered the ability to clone herself!  Either that, or she's just changing personalities as she's sliding down the chairs, (and some of them aren't very nice!)  Translation: Mean Girls! LOL.  No, t...

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Looking for another way to make math More Than A Worksheet? Wondering how to make “interdisciplinary learning” more than a buzzword? With this project, you can do both! The Math Spanglish Fiction Book integrates a full quarter of...

Did you notice the circles the first time you viewed this picture? Yes! No- just me? Well, by the end of this blog, I hope you will start to see more math terminology in every structure you encounter:)  You can find some unique art pieces along Atlanta's Beltline and t...

Looking for a fun way to get to know your new students this year? You could always take attendance and ask them to write out what they did over their summer vacation… Or you could try this super creative math autobiography project!

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Uh oh, looks like our teacher has tessellated on the floor! Luckily, this isn’t a bad thing as the floor is tessellated too! Before you reach for a mop and bucket, let’s talk tessellation!

Tessellation is the use of a single shape, to cover an area, with no gaps or over...

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