SERCC Presentation

Making Math Contextual, Visual, and Concrete in Grade 7 – 12

Thursday November 10th, 2016

Thank you for inviting me to learn with you! Please feel free to utilize the resources related to the day below for your future use. As always, please don’t hesitate to reach out in the future!

Math Tasks Explored:

Stacking Paper [3 Act Math Task]

How many packages of paper will it take to reach the ceiling?


Stacking Paper - 3 Act Math Task - Real World Math
Summary & Resources

The Stacking Paper Tasks are also available on iOS as a multi-touch book for iBooks:

Stacking Paper Tasks Multitouch Book for iBooks

Grab It!

Learn more about what’s inside the multi-touch book here.

Or, consider accessing these tasks in an interactive way via Google Sites.

3 Act Math Tasks: Curious Math iTunes U Course

Access over 30 tasks with all resources downloaded directly to your iOS Device to avoid streaming media in your classroom through the Curious Math iTunes U Course:

3 Act Math Tasks - Curious Math iTunes U Course

Enrol in Course

Other Useful Courses to Check Out:


Learn Pythagorean Theorem Through Exploration – Kyle Pearce
Stacking Paper Tasks – Kyle Pearce
Beautiful Functions – Jon Orr

OR, you don’t want to download Jon’s Beautiful Functions book? Check out all of the links here on his blog.