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Math Minds: Communicating About Math Through Problem-Solving Tasks (Virtual Tour)

Math problems are solved and displayed on a resource board for students. See full lesson plans and additional videos at www.LitDiet.org.
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Heather Wolpert-Gawron » Tween Brains, Part III: How to Work It Out In The Classroom

Heather Wolpert-Gawron » Tween Brains, Part III: How to Work It Out In The Classroom | Mathematics for the future | Scoop.it

Tips for Teaching Brain-Centric Activities:

1.     Yawning before a test

2.    Take syn-naps

3.     Rotating Seats

4.    KWLH 

5.    Let Them Drink Water

6.    Flash a picture between PowerPoint and Keynote slides

7.    Instantaneous think aloud

8.    Attach a Lesson or Unit to Music


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How To Train Your Brain To See What Others Don't

How To Train Your Brain To See What Others Don't | Mathematics for the future | Scoop.it
Charles Darwin had one of the greatest "aha!" moments in all of history when writing his magnum opus On The Origin of Species.

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John Michel's curator insight, September 9, 2013 1:36 PM

5 simple ways to enjoy more "Aha" moments in life.

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How to Run an Effective Brainstorming Session and Stimulate...

How to Run an Effective Brainstorming Session and Stimulate... | Mathematics for the future | Scoop.it
Creative ideas can help you drive your business to success. Brian Tracy discusses how to run a brainstorming session and encourage creative thinking.

 

The aim of the brainstorming session should be to generate the most ideas possible within a specific period of time.

 

===> An effective brainstorming session will last anywhere from 15 to 45 minutes, and 30 minutes is usually ideal. <===



 

 


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Gust MEES's curator insight, January 13, 2014 9:51 PM

 

===> An effective brainstorming session will last anywhere from 15 to 45 minutes, and 30 minutes is usually ideal. <===

 

Gary Harwell's curator insight, January 14, 2014 11:26 PM

Most people are afraid to speak up or make any communicatin at all in Brainstorming sessions. doing a good sessiion will help aleviate those fears.

Kirsten Macaulay's curator insight, January 15, 2014 6:56 AM

Great ideas, tips and strategies.

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Why games are good for learning?

Why games are good for learning? | Mathematics for the future | Scoop.it

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Francesco G. Lamacchia's curator insight, November 21, 2013 11:48 AM

Giocando....s'impara! 

Julio Cirnes's curator insight, November 25, 2013 3:46 PM

Please teacher, more games!

Ryan McDonough's curator insight, July 7, 2014 8:19 AM

Self explanatory visual on the benefits of gaming as a means of learning. Outlined are the rewards, mastery, engagement, intensity, exercise, readiness, and competitiveness. These types of graphics need to be displayed in the classroom. There's always parents who are unsure of how gaming qualifies as teaching. Can't they just sit their kid in front of an iPad all day at home? Well, in the appropriate setting, with the right direction and guidance, games are certainly good for learning. Some people just don't know that from experience yet.

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Teaching math goes high tech - NewHampshire.com

Teaching math goes high tech
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While discussing the best way to solve the problem, students develop patient problem-solving and math-reasoning skills. When the discussion is over, Meyer simply fast forwards to the end of the video.
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Common Core requires a new style of teaching - KOSU

Common Core requires a new style of teaching - KOSU | Mathematics for the future | Scoop.it
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Common Core requires a new style of teaching
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