### Week 35 – Final Project time

It’s final project weather in upstate NY. AP Calculus BC, Advanced Computer Programming, and Introduction to Computer Programming are all…

It’s final project weather in upstate NY. AP Calculus BC, Advanced Computer Programming, and Introduction to Computer Programming are all…

The Calculus class worked on their projects for the first half of class and then I totally nerdsniped them with…

Since we’re in the thick of derivatives in PreCalc (ironic isn’t it?), we’ve been working on particle motion. Recorded this…

Because it’s the two weeks of AP testing, these PreCalc juniors are quite busy. To accommodate the desire for less…

When you allow students (these are PreCalculus Honors students) to choose how and where to do their work, you get…

Because we’re now teaching IB PreCalculus and Calculus, we’ve moved our extra lab block down to the junior year. This…

My first NCTM! Here are the notes from my favorite session by Michael Pershan and Max Ray about exploring Contexts…

I use smiley faces to explain the chain rule, etc. It must have stuck with this student.

More on how I start class. Here’s the kind of impromptu conversations that happen without my intervention between students (very…

We’re at the tail end of the BC curriculum. Worked on Vectors and Parametric equations, both topics that they’ve seen…