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Lisa Henry
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Wife and mother, Math Teacher
Wife and mother, Math Teacher

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I am looking at revising my grading in my Algebra 2 classes. If you could kindly read and offer some feedback in the comments, that would be greatly appreciated! For the past several years, I have used a form of Standards Based Grading. Assessments have…

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Towards the end of the year, I had a few days left with my seniors. Since we had been doing Which One Doesn’t Belong in warm ups each week and I had stumbled across what Mary Bourassa did with her students (look here and here for her thoughts), I thought…

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Shelli (@druinok) requested an update about Thursday Lunch. As long as I am in school on Thursday, I head to the cafeteria for lunch. I have kind of gotten into a rut with whom I sit, but I am in the cafeteria each week. I have a student teacher this…

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Transformations is something I have worked at over the years to have a solid series of activities and notes to help students comprehend how they work. (Side note, maybe I ought to look back at my blog more often. I had forgotten I had put together a…

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We are starting to gear up for TMC17, which will be at Holy Innocents’ Episcopal School  in Atlanta, GA (map is here) from July 27-30, 2017. We are looking forward to a great event! Part of what makes TMC special is the wonderful presentations we have…

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This is something I have meant to do for a while. I finally got the gumption up to do it in October and have been doing it since then. I have grown tired of hearing the same types of conversation at lunch. I’m sure you’re familiar with most of it –…

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I used to be much more active on Twitter and writing blog posts. I was in the habit of checking Twitter several times a day and staying somewhat engaged. When I thought of things I wanted to write about, I blogged. I read people’s blogs via Google Reader…

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It’s hard to believe that it’s already the middle of September. We’ve been in school almost a month, however, I’m still feeling as busy as I ever do through the first couple of weeks of school. Part of that is because this happened: This is my daughter.…

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I arranged my desks in pods of 4 (or 5) as I shared in this tweet: Well, I did this today. Still not totally sure about it, but I did it. Also got lovely new VNPS over the summer. pic.twitter.com/tfyQjoI11z — Lisa Henry (@lmhenry9) August 3, 2016 I’ve…

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aka the obligatory tour of my classroom while it is still pretty clean. Tomorrow, kiddos come to school. Here is my classroom 2015-2016 edition: Here is the doorway into my classroom. I will be doing my best to high five my students as they enter my…
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