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111 – (sub day) – what my kids did and what i did

I always try to explain the assignment to my kids the day before so my substitute does not have to start from scratch. Algebra I use PUNCHLINE Algebra Puzzles often when I have a sub. The kids get similar practice to what we’d do if I were present. Because my kids have math for 2 […]

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93 – more baker’s choice

My algebra kids needed help starting this Linear-Programming problem. I referred them back to the Legos lesson, and that got the ball rolling for them. So here they are writing the inequalities for the problem.

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87 – Legos and Hex game

I wrote about planning for this Legos lesson here. We really needed more pieces as a few of the students found the maximum profit within the first 5 minutes. I didn’t tell them that they did, so they continued to try. Then, I put the kids in groups of 3 and asked them to pool their Legos together […]

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