How to Keep Students Laughing (at you) with these Algebra Jokes and Riddles Resources!
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How to Keep Students Laughing (at you) with these Algebra Jokes and Riddles Resources!

I remember it all too well. I would stand by the door. Close my eyes. Take a deep breath. Straighten my back to hide the nerves in my stomach. And walk into the room to teach my Algebra class. Don’t get me wrong – I love math. It’s the one language that makes any sense…

5 ways to Make High School Math Fun with Tarsia Puzzles
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5 ways to Make High School Math Fun with Tarsia Puzzles

Imagine your brain is already fried from listening to a lesson you could barely understand. And then, when all you want to do is turn off your brain, imagine being handed a sheet full of endless questions about that same lesson – with even MORE numbers and words you can barely understand. If you can…

5 Easy Differentiated Strategies: Teaching Volume to Disengaged High School Students
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5 Easy Differentiated Strategies: Teaching Volume to Disengaged High School Students

Have you ever looked out at a sea of glazed eyes staring back at you?👀 Better yet, have you ever had those same eyes glaring at you like you had 3 heads? That’s what happens to me whenever I try to introduce the formula for something like the volume of a sphere. Or perhaps the…

Teaching Angles Made Easy with Task Cards: Naming, Classifying, and Measuring
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Teaching Angles Made Easy with Task Cards: Naming, Classifying, and Measuring

Don’t you just love the groans whenever you ask your students to take out a protractor while teaching angles? I know. It’s my favorite thing too. The truth of it is, much of the time, learning geometry does not feel all too applicable to our student’s lives. Not like financial literacy – the link is…

Algebraic Expressions Made Easy with Task Cards: Free Set Inside
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Algebraic Expressions Made Easy with Task Cards: Free Set Inside

Are you tired of assigning worksheets and struggling to get your students to understand algebraic expressions? Do you find that the traditional teaching methods leave your students bored and disengaged? The good news is that math class doesn’t have to be this way, especially when it comes to teaching algebra. In this post, I’ll show…