Tag Archives: Dan Meyer

154 – penny pyramid, continued

Today we’re doing the sequel, trying to figure out the equation.

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153 – penny pyramid

My geometry kids are working on Penny Pyramid, a 3-Act lesson from Dan Meyer.

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98 – hand constructions

We did 8 constructions today in geometry. These kids have done a lot of GSP, but we haven’t done any more constructions by hand since quarter 1. It was good to do a bunch of similar ones. We ended with dividing a segment into congruent parts. I got pizza for the 11 kids who got […]

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96 – stacking cups

My algebra kids finished up Stacking Cups from Dan Meyer. It took 3 full periods. I wrote about it here.

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26 – taco cart

In geometry we worked on Dan’s 3-Act Taco Cart — great activity!

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