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Lee MacArthur
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Neural Coupling in Math
The other night, while reading one of my new books, I came across something about neuro coupling. Apparently, it is what happens when someone tells a story, one that captures your attention type of story, your brain fires in the same way as the storyteller'...
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Rats! Spring Fled
It was well on the way to spring this past Friday.  The lake was thawing to the point people used their snow machines as jet ski's.  They'd rev the machines up and skip across the lake to the other side and then the cold wind and lower temperatures hit.  Al...
Rats! Spring Fled
Rats! Spring Fled
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Warm-up
If a snow machine can go 85 mph how long will it take to go 1087 miles?
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Warm-up
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Spring In The Village
We use snow machines as jet skies to cross the lake.  Get it going fast enough and you'll skim across the lake.  Too slow and you sink. 
Spring In The Village
Spring In The Village
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Ice Covered Relay
I cannot publish a picture of the relay because I do not have rights to it so I am including the link to the site with the picture.  Please check it out and know why I sometimes skip a day.  I do not know when it will be up.  I do know I have to do things f...
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Ice Covered Relay Tower
I do not own a picture for the ice covered relay tower or I would post it so instead, I have posted the link that will take you to the picture of the relay.  Please look at it.  It is so unreliable right now that I never know if my internet or phone will be...
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Cake Mixes, When and Where?
  I grew up in a household where my mother made cakes from boxed mixes.  She did that because she never learned to cook growing up and according to my father, she did a wonderful job of burning water when they got married.  I honestly don't remember her mak...
Cake Mixes, When and Where?
Cake Mixes, When and Where?
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The Three Act Math Problem
If you have taught math for any length, you are familiar with three act math lessons. The idea behind them to introduce the problem in act one using say a video or  photo which introduces the conflict or problem with as few words as possible. The visual sho...
The Three Act Math Problem
The Three Act Math Problem
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Internet on the Fritz
  If you've read my blog for the past few weeks, you know the school and the village are having internet problems due to relay tower covered in ice a couple feet thick.  Just the other night, the internet company sent a couple techs out to set up a military...
Internet on the Fritz
Internet on the Fritz
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Still A Popsicle!!!!!!
  I recently spoke with the guys from the internet provider.  One showed me a picture of the microwave tower up in the hills between here and Scammon Bay.  The sucker was covered in thick ice so both the cell phone and internet signals are compromised and i...
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