Students determine "How many packages of paper will it take to reach the ceiling?" Use proportional reasoning, linear relations and direct variation.

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]]>Are students suffering in math because we no longer memorize multiplication tables?Understanding multiplication is much more valuable for students to apply...

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]]>Are you aware of the two mindsets that exist in your classroom? Do you know how you can help move your students towards a growth mindset? Read to learn how!

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]]>Use the information from a Usain Bolt race to solve this 3 Acts Math Task by Dan Meyer. Topic: Proportional reasoning, linear equations and direct variation

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]]>Liz Sandals comments made about students knowing math facts in the Globe and Mail only make matters in math education worse by implying inquiry math is bad

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]]>Timothy Ferriss teaches how to cut down work, earn enough to live life to the fullest (the New Rich) and live anywhere in The Four Hour Work Week.

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]]>Why do we teach mathematics as though every lesson is independent from the others? This real world task can be used across many math strands effectively.

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]]>I thought I didn't have time to read until I came across a FREE audiobook offer from Audible as a means for fuelling professional growth while driving.

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]]>Using Algebra Tiles to Better Communicate Algebraically. Learn Educational Technology with me in my iPad Paperless Math Classroom.

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]]>Hop into a taxi cab with a fixed rate of $5 and a rate of change of $0.50 per kilometre travelled to practice solving linear equations and partial variation

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