
Re: Enrichment
Posted:
Aug 15, 2012 10:03 AM



On Aug 15, 2012, at 9:51 AM, Peter Duveen <pduveen@yahoo.com> wrote:
> I have a student who doesn't do well on tests.
What do you mean? He can't perform the math?
> He has completed geometry,
What do you mean? Did he do well on geometry tests?
> and will be studying intermediate algebra.
What do you mean? It sounds like he isn't getting any of it yet you proceed forward just the same.
> I have decided to explore calculus with him.
Why? You mentioned self esteem. Does that mean you will then go back and redo algebra, geometry and intermediate algebra?
We need a little more explanation. It sounds like you are dealing with a terminally ill patient and looking to making his stay as calm as possible.
Bob Hansen

