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Desmos: An Introduction to Irrational Numbers

Recently, I co-taught a lesson with a colleague where students  investigated square roots.  The lesson revolved around the following  Desmos Activity Builder task. Afterwards, I blogged about the experience and sent the post to my teachers.  Peytra, a six grade … Continue reading

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Squares, Square Roots & Student Sense-Making – A Desmos Activity

In this post … Part 1:  The activity’s inception Part 2:  The Squares and Square Roots activity builder – A guide Part 1:  The Activity’s Inception Saturday, November 7, 2015, Palm Springs, CA.  I was at CMCS15,  listening to Eli Luberoff  (creator of DESMOS) … Continue reading

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