Archives

Recent Posts
Nearpod Lessons
Desmos Activities
Cathy’s Math 8 Kahoots!
Cathy’s Algebra 1 Kahoots!
Tags
 #MTBoS
 Activity Builder
 ADE
 Algebra
 anchoring activity
 annotate
 app
 assessment
 Aurasma
 blog
 Book Creator
 Cathy Yenca
 communication
 Dan Meyer
 Desmos
 DocAS
 error analysis
 Explain Everything
 FactorMan app
 formative
 HMH Fuse
 homework
 iBooks
 iMovie
 iPad
 iPadpalooza
 Kahoot!
 Keynote
 mathycathy
 NCTM
 nearpod
 neu.annotate+
 Pi Day
 PreAlgebra
 problem solving
 Qrafter
 QR code
 QR codes
 quadratic
 review
 Socrative
 STAAR
 Tackk
 techchef4u
 technology
 text book
 thatquiz.org
 thinglink
Using Keynote To Explore Math Relationships Visually
Tag Archives: Fractal
Exponential Growth, Similarity and a Partridge…
The last class or two before Christmas break is a precious time. Students have finished all of their dreaded exams, and they come to class asking, “Are we going to *DO* anything today?!?” My answer is usually along the lines … Continue reading
Posted in Algebra 1, PreAlgebra
Tagged activity, exponential, Fractal, similar, similarity
Leave a comment
Festive Fractivities: An Annual Tradition!
After semester exams, we ALL need a break. The novel topic of fractals is a welcome change of pace. I usually conduct my fractal ministudy for two class periods right before the holiday. Day 1: Introduction to Fractals and Creating … Continue reading
Posted in Algebra 1, PreAlgebra
Tagged app, calculator, exponential, Fractal, Sierpinski, similar, triangle
Leave a comment
Fractivities
The day before a long, holiday break requires careful planning if you actually want to get something meaningful accomplished. I try to seize these times as opportunities to show students something mathematically new and novel. Typically, this time of year, … Continue reading