The Mindful Math Project
The Mindful Math Project is an initiative to be led by the math teachers of the Alternative Attendance Programs.
Keyword(s):at-risk, diagnostics, grade 9 applied math, grade 9 locally developed math, grade 9 math
Investigating Apps to Use on the iPad in the Math Classroom
Teachers became acquainted with several math apps available on the iOS platform and developed activities using iPads to enhance teaching and learning in grade 9 and 10 math classes. Teachers focused on the Nearpod, Desmos and Educreations apps.
Keyword(s):apps, desmos, educreations, ipad, nearpod
Making Math More Meaningful in Grade 6
This project explored the impact of using Numeracy Nets as a tool to help teachers better understand their students’ strengths and weaknesses in math. We also explored the use of Number Talks as a tool to increase our students’ sense of number.
Keyword(s):number talks, numeracy nets
Developing Proportional Reasoning in Intermediate Mathematics
This project contains a unit for grades 7 and 8 on Proportional Reasoning and a PowerPoint for teachers. The unit includes introductory activities, three-part lessons, mental math strings and assessment strategies.
Exploring the Use of Technology in Mathematics (in French Immersion Classroom)
Our Grade 6 team of French Immersion teachers would like to explore the use of technology in a mathematics classroom and how to create common assessment tasks to build greater consistency.
Keyword(s):assessments, french immersion, mathematics, technology