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|Problems, lessons, units, and "starters" by a middle grades math teacher who believes in differentiation and "using a mixture of traditional and reform methods to solidify understanding and engage mathematical minds": integer operations, order of operations, adding and subtracting integers, exponents, square roots, fraction operations, geometry basics, graphing, ratio, probability, 3-d shape, decimal, fraction, percent, algebra, order of operations with absolute values, data and graph types, Pythagorean theorem, transformations, and more. See also the hundreds of instructional whiteboard and screencast videos from Edwards' YouTube channel. Edwards, who holds a doctorate in Curriculum and Instruction, also blogs at Paging Doctor Math since June, 2012; and links to his journal publications in Mathematics Teaching in the Middle School and Journal of Computers in Mathematics and Science Teaching: "Diary of change: Shifting Mathematical Philosophies"; "Online Learning: A Middle School Mathematics Perspective"; "Comparison of face-to-face and online mathematics learning of sixth graders"; "Attitudes of middle school students: Learning online compared to face-to-face"; "Self-Paced Mathematical Instruction."|
|Levels:||Middle School (6-8)|
|Resource Types:||Video, Lesson Plans and Activities, Problems/Puzzles, Articles|
|Math Topics:||Basic Algebra, Arithmetic/Early Math, Polyhedra, Euclidean Plane Geometry, Data Analysis, Data Sets|
|Math Ed Topics:||Specific Math Concepts/Techniques|
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