Monthly Archives: May, 2011

Journeys motivation

Here is another way to motivate students to get them interested in coming to Math Journeys 2011. Click on the link below to download a lesson that is sure to be a lot of fun for your students. Several teachers have already done this with their kids and man of the students have expressed interest in …

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Construction Challenge

Check out the link below to see the Construction Challenge presented by Volvo Construction Equipment. This is the perfect challenge for students in our program to take part in once they get to high school. The link below will take you to their home page where you can watch a video from the 2011 Construction …

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Teaching, Learning, and Communicating about Fractions

Learning about fractions is an important mathematical goal in grades 3-5. The activity shown in the link below includes video clips that show students beginning to develop an understanding of  several important aspects of fractions, including fractions as parts of a unit whole, representing fractions on a number line, and equivalent fractions. An important part of …

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