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Entries from June 9th, 2014

You’ve got to visit Chromville!

June 9th, 2014 · No Comments · Classroom

I have been working with student and Chromville for the past few weeks.  It is one of those apps you need to see to believe.  Here is a quick video from the Chromville team:   The basic steps in this Augmented Reality app: 1. Visit Chromville.com and print out the storybook pages. 2.  Color the […]

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Cool (almost) mental math

June 9th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Math

Want an interesting way to multiply two numbers that are close to 100?  Just find some differences, multiply some smaller numbers, and then subtract on the diagonal.  It would probably make more sense for you to view the process here at Numbers Just under 100. For the complete post from TeachersFirst, please click here.

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