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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. Polyhedra and Euler's formula
Teaching properties of polyhedra to elementary children.
- Date of thread's last activity: 13 April 2008

2. Fractions
Suggestions for teaching second graders about fractional parts of a set.
- Date of thread's last activity: 13 April 2008

3. Teaching ratios
Suggestions for teaching ratios to grade 5.
- Date of thread's last activity: 11 April 2008

4. Mathematical terminology
The origin of different mathematical terms
- Date of thread's last activity: 8 April 2008

IRS forms; fringe benefits for teaching present and future value.
- Date of thread's last activity: 5 April 2008

6. Teaching borrowing in subtraction
Suggestions for teaching subtraction in grade 2.
- Date of thread's last activity: 5 April 2008

7. Multiplying fractions
Helping students understand the algorithm for multiplying fractions.
- Date of thread's last activity: 3 April 2008

8. Parallel lines
Helping students to understand more about parallel lines by visualizing planes that cut through 3-dimensional figures.
- Date of thread's last activity: 2 April 2008

9. Help for a 1st year teacher
Suggestions for engaging activities for remedial middle school students.
- Date of thread's last activity: 1 April 2008

10. 3th Grade math - Rainforest theme
Resources for 3rd grade math that ties with the rainforest.
- Date of thread's last activity: 30 March 2008

11. Volume measurement
Gallon Guy - an activity and visual aid for teaching volume to elementary students.
- Date of thread's last activity: 29 March 2008

12. Partitioning Fractions
Understanding mathematical terms: Have you heard of "partitioning fractions?"
- Date of thread's last activity: 18 March 2008

13. Scale factor
How to teach scale factor to 7th graders.
- Date of thread's last activity: 17 March 2008

14. Teaching capacity-quarts, gallons and etc.
Articles and activities for teaching capacity-quarts, gallons, etc.
- Date of thread's last activity: 17 March 2008

15. Software for creating trigonometric graphs and geometric figures
Suggestions for software to create trigonometric graphs and geometric figures.
- Date of thread's last activity: 14 March 2008

16. Algebra tiles
Using algebra tiles to factor trinomials
- Date of thread's last activity: 6 March 2008

17. Practical uses of operations with fractions
Real world applications of fractions and why it's important to learn computational operations with them.
- Date of thread's last activity: 6 March 2008

18. Suggestions on a better mathematics program
Suggestions on a better mathematics program to enhance the independent practice work of students.
- Date of thread's last activity: 6 March 2008

19. Teaching mathematics creatively
Examples on teaching mathematics to weak students without boring the brighter students in a class.
- Date of thread's last activity: 6 March 2008

20. Counting Coins
Helping a second grader find the value of a group of coins.
- Date of thread's last activity: 6 March 2008

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