Thanks to everyone who came and had fun playing with Stats at the Middle School level. Here are the pertinent links:

# Category Archives: For Teachers

# For Teachers: #TMC18 Morning Session Wrap-Up & Reflections

I want to reflect publicly on the amazing experience that was #TMC18. This was my third Twitter Math Camp, and I get more out of the experience every time I attend. I am grateful to Dave Sabol, St. Ignatius High School, Lisa Henry, and the entire TMC planning committee for their hard work and dedication. Thank you all.

# For Teachers: Pythagorean Project

My students just completed a project on The Pythagorean Theorem, and I wanted to show some awesome work they did.

# For Teachers: Teaching The Algebraic Properties Through Writing

The single worst lecture/lesson I have ever given was when I introduced the Algebraic Properties to students. Mind-numbing, boring, sleep-inducing…and that was just me! The students must have been feeling it even worse.

# For Teachers: Soda Can Enigma Machines

This week in my Advanced Pre-Algebra classes, we learned about The German Enigma Machine and Alan Turing’s efforts in WW2 to break the Enigma code.

# Random Seating Chart w/Excel

I’ve had some requests from the #MTBoS community to talk about my Random Seat Generator I’m using this year. Here ya go: