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- Individualized Instruction Software

- Date of thread's last activity: 6 November 2006

- Use of manipulatives

How to keep students on task when using manipulatives

- Date of thread's last activity: 4 November 2006

- Law of Sines

- Date of thread's last activity: 4 November 2006

- Teaching an adult

Teaching an adult with a learning disability

- Date of thread's last activity: 27 October 2006

- Palindromes

Teaching math using palindromic numbers to reinforce number sense and patterns

- Date of thread's last activity: 25 October 2006

- Apothems of polygon activities

Activities to help understand the apothem of polygons

- Date of thread's last activity: 22 October 2006

- Subtracting integers

Adding and subtracting positive and negative integers

- Date of thread's last activity: 19 October 2006

- Polar Graphs

Real world application of polar coordinates and graphs

- Date of thread's last activity: 19 October 2006

- Graphing Calulator usage

- Date of thread's last activity: 18 October 2006

- Problem-solving difficulties

Suggestions for using manipulatives to overcome a 4th grader's confusion.

- Date of thread's last activity: 17 October 2006

- Math Sequence

How to teach sequencing using centers to elementary school students

- Date of thread's last activity: 16 October 2006

- Saxon Algebra 1 (volume or prisms)

Volume of right prisms - Saxon algebra

- Date of thread's last activity: 16 October 2006

- Evaluating Reasonableness of Solutions

Problem solving strategy for elementary school students

- Date of thread's last activity: 16 October 2006

- Computer aided instruction in introductory algebra

Using computer aided instruction in introductory algebra classes

- Date of thread's last activity: 16 October 2006

- Nets, flips, and turns

Information on nets, flips, and turns.

- Date of thread's last activity: 15 October 2006

- Etymology of the word mathematics

What is the root and what is the meaning of the word "mathematics"?

- Date of thread's last activity: 14 October 2006

- Algebraic equations

Simple extension of algebraic equations.

- Date of thread's last activity: 14 October 2006

- Life of Fred book

- Date of thread's last activity: 12 October 2006

- Dimensional analysis of measurements in Metric system

Teaching dimensional analysis in metric system.

- Date of thread's last activity: 12 October 2006

- Teaching math to an ESL student

Finding Internet sites and lessons for a student who speaks Spanish

- Date of thread's last activity: 11 October 2006

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