High School Math Ideas
Slope sort. This activity helps students identify slope when it is presented in different ways. Students work in pairs to cut, sort then paste different representations of slope (tables, graphs, equations, coordinate pairs and triangles) into 6 categories: slope 0 through slope 4 and undefined slope.
Slope Sorting Activity: Identifying Slope in Different Forms
Talking Scientific Calculator ($4.99) Designed for a wide range of users, this calculator has large colorful buttons, optional high contrast, full VoiceOver support, and unique to this calculator; the option to use speech for answers, buttons names and formulas! Can read answers, entered numbers and formulas aloud. Built in recording studio and script. Requires only 5 minutes to record a new voice. Recordings can be transferred between devices using Bluetooth.
Talking Scientific Calculator
Tweechme ($0.99) Mobile App on iOS and Android App - teaching twitter to educators -
Quizard ($2.99) allows you to create hundreds of flashcards for your own use or download them from Quizlet, Cram, Course Hero, or Study Stack on the web. Study material, quiz using multiple choice answers, and then give yourself a final test! Quizard can be used by any age using any material that you can enter on your iPhone, iPod Touch, or iPad. You can also add photos to your flashcards from the photo sharing site flickr.com, as well as upload your sets to Quizlet, Cram, or Course Hero.
Quizard on the App Store on iTunes
Math = Love: The Discriminant Is Our Friend!
Remediation Wall - great idea. I teach 6th, 7th and 8th grade math. I think I will use this idea for those pesky little skills like dividing fractions, rounding decimals, adding and subtracting integers, etc. Having a binder nearby with answer keys really makes this user-friendly!
Alien Invasion - Square Numbers Electronic Flashcards- This set of 'electronic' flashcards has 150 PowerPoint slides. It covers the square numbers from 0 to 25. The square number is displayed on the screen and with the click of the mouse (or space bar) the answer will appear. This is an excellent activity that can be used individually on a computer or as a class with a projector. Students love to race each other when playing games such as Around the World. $
Square Numbers and Square Roots Flash Cards This set of 'electronic' flashcards has 380 PowerPoint slides. It covers the square numbers as well as square roots from 0 to 25. The square number or square root is displayed on the screen and with the click of the mouse (or space bar) the answer will appear. This is an excellent activity that can be used individually on a computer or as a class with a projector. Students love to race each other when playing games such as Around the World. $
Writing Linear Equations- Line Match Activity! Students write linear equations given different information. They find the students in the room who have their same line and work together to create a graphic organizer. Great collaboration!
Multi-Step Equations "Math Lib" Activity. A unique and very fun way of to review multi-step equations.
Polynomials Scavenger Hunt! Reviews adding, subtracting, multiplying, dividing, and classifying polynomials!