STEAM & Problem Based Learning in Mathematics. Shelby Aaberg , Scottsbluff High School NAG Annual Conference February 21, 2014. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Blog: http://mathleticism.net Twitter: @ ShelbyAaberg. Agenda. 1:10 – 1:15 Do Now 1:15 – 1:17Objectives 1:17 – 1:25Resources
STEAM & Problem Based Learning in Mathematics
Shelby Aaberg, Scottsbluff High School
NAG Annual Conference
February 21, 2014
1:10 – 1:15 Do Now
1:15 – 1:17Objectives
1:17 – 1:25Resources
1:25 – 1:32Classroom Culture
1:32 - 1:48MTPS Examples
1:48 – 1:54101 Questions
FOR THE WIN
“AN answer” “THE answer”
Students won’t be paid to solve problems with answers in the back of a book.
We must prepare our students for jobs that do not yet exist.
One can never bench 300 lbs. by only lifting 100 lbs. Problems prove their worth by hitting back!
Classroom Seating Problem
Oil Storage Tank Problem
Broken Pipe Problem
What could music class look like in 10 years? 20 years? 30 years?
“Four short words sum up what has lifted most successful individuals
Above the crowd: a little bit more.
They did all that was expected of them and a little bit more.”
- A. Louis Vickery