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**Twos to Nines Challenges (AKA Best First Day Activity EVER!)**

Day one and two are in the books! I'll share a bit more about what I did with my classes on the first two days in a later post, but I want to go ahead and share the mathematical challenge I used with my students on the first day since I have got several que...

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**Radicals Interactive Notebook Pages - Algebra 1**

Radicals. I don't know why, but this is always one of my favorite units of the year to teach in Algebra 1. There's just something about watching students solve problems that they would have never thought they would be able to solve that makes my teacher hea...

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**Puzzle Table: Weeks 18-24**

It's time once again to start a new school year, so that means it's also time to make sure the previous year has been wrapped up on this blog! One of the things I haven't wrapped up from the 2017-2018 School Year is my puzzle table recap posts. You can chec...

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**Polynomials INB Pages - Algebra 1**

So, the other day I said I was sharing my last set of INB pages from last year. Apparently, I totally forgot about the existence of polynomials and radicals. Oops! So, let's tackle polynomials today. Polynomials started with a unit divider. The front has a ...

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**Monday Must Reads: Volume 46**

It's almost August. I report the 10th for New Hire Orientation. Where has this summer gone?!? To help get myself in back-to-school mode, I decided it was time to put together a new volume of Monday Must Reads.This blog series is an attempt to highlight the ...

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**Sequences Interactive Notebook Pages - Algebra 1**

Due to a number of circumstances (losing days due to the walkout and other events during the year) during the last school year, I sadly did not make it all the way through our Algebra 1 standards. I ended up having to skip over data and probability which is...

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**Solutions, Roots, Zeros, and X-Intercepts, Oh My (Free Poster Download!)**

Yesterday, I started doing some serious planning for teaching Algebra 2 in less than a month! I'm at a new school that has adopted new textbooks, and I'm not exactly the biggest fan of the chosen Algebra 2 book. I wouldn't say the book is necessarily bad, b...

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**Systems of Equations and Inequalities INB Pages - Algebra 1**

I just realized that I haven't posted any more INB pages since February! Since I'm not teaching Algebra 1 next year, I've decided I need to try and finish up all of the Algebra 1 posts sitting in my drafts folders before I delve into the world of Algebra 2 ...

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**Factor Tree Puzzles**

Yesterday, I shared about all the amazing things I learned/experienced as part of the Tulsa Math Teachers' Circle Summer Immersion Workshop . As part of that post, I mentioned that I had created some factor tree puzzles after being inspired by the puzzles s...

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**Tulsa Math Teachers' Circle Summer Immersion Workshop 2018**

I recently had the privilege of attending the 2018 Summer Immersion Workshop for the Tulsa Math Teachers' Circle held at The University of Tulsa. This was my third summer to attend, and it was a blast as always. Here's a small peek at what we experienced du...

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