Curriculum Tags: All

http://www.edu.gov.on.ca/eng/literacynumeracy/inspire/research/math-classroom2018.pdf

I have always liked the theorem that has you connecting the midpoints of any quadrilateral to create a new quadrilateral that is always a parallelogram. And thanks to @MrHonner, I now know it's called Varignon’s theorem. He was interviewed on the podcast @MyFaveThm and gave some neat facts about it. Listen at the link below and here is my 2D @desmos graph, 3D @geogebra graph and this short @desmos activity where students construct it.

Curriculum Tags: Gr7, Gr8, MPM1D, MFM1D, MPM2D.

https://blogs.scientificamerican.com/roots-of-unity/patrick-honners-favorite-theorem/

I think when you are teaching statistics it is good to give students some strategies to help tell if a statistic is valid. On this episode of @BBCMoreOrLess, they do it on the back of a postcard. That is, there are five main points and they fit on the back of a postcard. Listen below

Curriculum Tags: MBF3C, MDM4U, MAP4C

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p05yfqph

Don't get fooled by the fact that this is some obscure math theorem, there is still some good work you can do in grade 7&8 with powers and later on you can do some stuff with algebraic solving

Curriculum Tags: Gr7, Gr8, MCR3U

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Us-__MukH9I

@JStevens009 has added some new Would you Rather images and even though we don't use pennies in Canada anymore students can still work on this one

Curriculum Tags: Gr7, Gr8

http://www.wouldyourathermath.com/height_weight/

http://www.wouldyourathermath.com/aluminum_foil/

Click the link to get all the images on this one

http://www.wouldyourathermath.com/discount-jeans/