The DEN Kool-Aid

What I learned at DENapalooza By Kate Voss   The Background I had every intention of sleeping on the red-eye back to NY from DENapalozza in Anaheim, CA. However, sleep eluded me for all the best reasons. My mind was simply buzzing with all I had learned. I closed my eyes, finally able to process […]

Oreo is  back!

Jen Wanger’s fabulous O.R.E.O. project is back!  Click here for details on this math fulled opportunity- open to all classes but probably best for the lower grades.  I love to participate in these sessions – I would be glad to join your class. The project closed October 17.

How well do you graph?

If I show you a cartoon of a man being shot out of a cannon, how well can you draw the graph?  Function Carnival is a fun site for algebra or calculus students.  After watching the video and drawing the graph, the teacher gets all student results. There are also videos with  bumper car and […]

This frog doesn’t eat flies!

Word Frog is a nice site for younger children learning antonyms, synonyms, and homonyms.  You need to match the word on the frog to the correct fly.  As  post from TeachersFirst (please click here) mentions, students do need to be able to read. Or perhaps this could be a SMART Board activity or done in […]