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Welcome to the Teachers' Lounge. Read our conversations about teaching mathematics. You may wish to search by keyword or browse for topics that interest you.

Current conversations:
1. Teaching the basic concepts of math
Teaching techniques for a slow learner in 5th grade
- Date of thread's last activity: 27 September 2008

2. Inequalities
Activities to help students understand inequalities.
- Date of thread's last activity: 19 September 2008

3. Basic operations on Polynomials
Introducing basic polynomial concepts without the help of computers or calculators
- Date of thread's last activity: 17 September 2008

4. Boolean Algebra
Activity to demonstrate Boolean Algebra
- Date of thread's last activity: 20 August 2008

5. Language - "reduce" fractions
Is it correct to use "reduce" when teaching children to simplify fractions?
- Date of thread's last activity: 12 August 2008

6. Learning Basic Number Facts
Strategies for learning basic number facts.
- Date of thread's last activity: 10 August 2008

7. Congruence and transformations
- Date of thread's last activity: 4 August 2008

8. Order of operations: group activities
Using a list of numbers and operations to reach a goal number.
- Date of thread's last activity: 21 July 2008

9. Why study beyond the basics?
Rationale for developing mathematical literacy.
- Date of thread's last activity: 19 July 2008

10. Proof for multiplication rule
Using patterns to help students understand the multiplication of integers.
- Date of thread's last activity: 17 July 2008

11. Tessellations
Finding examples of tessellations in everyday life
- Date of thread's last activity: 16 July 2008

12. What kind of material should I be teaching?
Suggestions for helping a student prepare for algebra.
- Date of thread's last activity: 11 July 2008

13. Translating word problems into math word list
Developing math vocabulary with middle grades special education students.
- Date of thread's last activity: 11 July 2008

14. Unit Conversion
A visual diagram to help students remember liquid measure equivalences.
- Date of thread's last activity: 7 July 2008

Suggestions for teaching addition of fraction using manipulative
- Date of thread's last activity: 7 July 2008

16. Rocket Math
Looking for research that supports or questions Rocket Math, using timed math facts tests in elementary classrooms.
- Date of thread's last activity: 3 July 2008

17. Graphing lines (slope/intercept)
Helping students understand and graph linear equations.
- Date of thread's last activity: 27 June 2008

18. Help Finding a Textbook
Resources for teaching an introductory statistics course as an elective in middle school.
- Date of thread's last activity: 23 June 2008

19. Dr. Math as an educative tool in an elementary class
Integration of Dr. Math into an elementary classroom.
- Date of thread's last activity: 22 June 2008

20. PEMDAS problem
Clarification on using PEMDAS (or BEDMAS) to teach order of operations.
- Date of thread's last activity: 16 June 2008

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