Area Formulas Discovery Activity
a discovery activity for the areas of rectangles, parallelograms, and trapezoids - helps students investigate and visualize the formulas
8 Ideas for Sub Plans in Secondary Math
Need FREE emergency sub plans for middle school or high school? These substitute teacher ideas would be great in any secondary math class.
Tools and Practices Teachers can Use to Get Organized - Louden Clear in Education
Tools and practices you can put in place to get organized this year.
Scale Factors of Similar Figures Study Guide - Printable & Digital Notes
Studying similar figures? Check out this study guide that introduces similar shape and shows how to use ratios to find find scale factors. Includes similar triangles, rectangles, and more! There's also an online practice quiz with instant feedback.
Solving a System of Equations with Elimination Fun Activity
Looking for an activity to help your students practice solving systems of linear equations with elimination? In this fun, self-checking activity, students complete problems to find the missing words in a humorous poem. Use as a group activity or individual work.
Parent Functions Matching Activity
Do you teach parent functions in Algebra 2? This FREE matching activity is prefect for helping students review before starting transformations.
Conic Guided Notes
For conic sections, in particular, I have found that interactive notes have truly helped with explaining the basics for each section. The kids have been enjoying them and it has really helped explain the step by step process to graphing. For parabolas, I gave a grid to give a visual guide to the new vocab words. For the other ones, I drew visuals on the white board that some kids did include on their notes. Once again, I am placing the series of these notes on TPT. Stay tuned for a possible…
Want to start a teacher blog? This post outlines everything you need to do to get a teacher blog up and running and how to build community around it!
Number Sense Cooperative Group Activity -
Number Sense Cooperative Group Activity This is a great way to get your students into groups and assess their number sense, as well as their cooperation skills.
All sorts of slope 4 ways
A free slope puzzle for positive, negative, zero and undefined slope. Great for interactive notebooks or as a stand-alone activity for review in Algebra.