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First Day of School. Seating Chart and Attendance. How many laps would you have to run around a quarter mile track to run 3 miles?. 12 laps!. Introduce Myself . Family 13 years at Tapp 2 years at Smitha 4 th year at McEachern Myself as a highschooler Boy Scouts and uniform day

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First day of school

First Day of School

Seating Chart and Attendance


First day of school

How many laps would you have to run around a quarter mile track to run 3 miles?

12 laps!


Introduce myself

Introduce Myself

  • Family

  • 13 years at Tapp

  • 2 years at Smitha

  • 4th year at McEachern

  • Myself as a highschooler

    • Boy Scouts and uniform day

    • Sports: good at football, bad at track

    • Friends had same interests

    • Appearance: Crystal and nose, Shane and hair

    • What I say does hurt/not everyone is “just playing”: Carol and the cry


Focus of the class thinking

Focus of the Class: Thinking

  • Challenge you to think about what you know - what you have been told – and how you learn.

  • Math is not magical it is real: Show me

  • Work math by doing math: don’t waist time!

  • Lots of problem solving


Your mathematical tool belt

Your Mathematical Tool Belt

  • A way to think about math and the world.

    • Your math belt has tools (skills)

    • Skills like +, -, X, ÷, combine like terms, solve equations,ext

    • Diagnose the problem

    • Each tool is designed for a different job

    • Choose the tool: looks, practice, & results

    • Mechanic, Doc., Carpenter, Artist, Architect, basically all jobs

    • Reading skills are important!!


Conduct s n u

Conduct: S, N, U

  • Be kind to one another

  • Redirect –vs- Confrontation

    • Confrontation interrupts the learning

      • Notes: writing / passing / reading / reaction

      • Cell phones and listening devices

      • Grooming: lipstick / where does it end ….. Proper place

      • Gum: don’t deny having – confrontation

      • Drinks

      • Talking is ………..

      • Need materials and need to work / use time wisely

      • Restroom: correct way to ask

      • No free time: have something to study …….. HOMEWORK


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Conduct: S, N, U

  • Time to deal with behavior: DETENTION!

  • Listen and Communicate

    • What don’t you understand?

  • Take pride in your work ………. Your Learning!


My goals

My Goals

  • Ownership: learning is yours (automobile)

  • Present math in a way that makes sense

    • 7 + 5 = 75

    • Fraction with forward slash

  • Make it interesting and yes even fun

  • Give you lots of chances to be successful

  • For you to recognize what you have to do to learn


  • Math autobiography

    Math Autobiography

    • Write an autobiography using math terms.


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