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- Writing Quadratic Equations

Teaching Algebra I students how to find a quadratic equation when given its graph.

- Date of thread's last activity: 13 March 2015

- Pi and the area of a circle

Methods for demonstrating the relationship between Pi and the area of a circle.

- Date of thread's last activity: 13 March 2015

- How Pi fits into the K-12 curriculum

How Pi fits in the K-12 curriculum

- Date of thread's last activity: 13 March 2015

- Approximations of pi

Deciding which approximation of pi to use in various situations.

- Date of thread's last activity: 13 March 2015

- Common Mistakes in Addition and Subtraction

Common errors and misconceptions in primary math.

- Date of thread's last activity: 13 March 2015

- Tessellation shapes

What kinds of shapes tessellate?

- Date of thread's last activity: 8 March 2015

- Algebraic expressions and equations

Tips for teaching students to solve algebraic equations and simultaneous equations

- Date of thread's last activity: 6 March 2015

- Searching for Textbooks for Algebra II

We're looking for an introduction to the Hughes-Hallett books, being considered for pre-calculus.

- Date of thread's last activity: 1 March 2015

- Algebraic thinking in grade 5

Teaching algebraic thinking in grade 5.

- Date of thread's last activity: 28 February 2015

- Math anxiety

When it comes to taking tests, this student has real trouble.

- Date of thread's last activity: 28 February 2015

- Square Root

Formula, procedure for finding square root

- Date of thread's last activity: 24 February 2015

- Functional, life math skills for autistic teenager

Math resources for autistic high school student with math difficulties.

- Date of thread's last activity: 9 February 2015

- Order of operations: Algebra

Teaching order of operations using games and activities

- Date of thread's last activity: 4 February 2015

- Teaching strategies for improving math for my six year old daughter

Suggestions for teaching math to a 6-year-old at home.

- Date of thread's last activity: 3 February 2015

- Addition and Subtaction with numbers 1-20

Making memorization of basic math facts more fun and meaningful for kids.

- Date of thread's last activity: 31 January 2015

- Factoring out -1 in algebraic expressions

How do you know when you need to factor out -1 in algebraic expressions?

- Date of thread's last activity: 23 January 2015

- "Bottoms up" as a method to factor trinomials

A method for factoring trinomials and why it works.

- Date of thread's last activity: 19 January 2015

- Student with "careless" mistakes

How to teach a student to avoid making careless mistakes

- Date of thread's last activity: 24 December 2014

- 7-8th grade Multiplication and Division

Repeated addition and subtraction; multiplication through music for ADHD.

- Date of thread's last activity: 24 December 2014

- Integrating numeration and graphs.

How to integrate the topic of numeration with that of graphs

- Date of thread's last activity: 5 December 2014

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