Ticket to Ride

The Ticket Roll

LinkAct One

LinkProblem Package

Three-Act Math

Three-Act Math — Rubric

Deconstruct the experience. What are the three acts of this story? What were the teacher moves? How is it different than the same kind of problem in a textbook?

LinkThree-Act Math

Textbook Makeover

Textbook Makeover

Where is the hook in each of these problems? What kind of image would provoke a student to wonder that hook on her own?





Interesting to Challenging

The Price of Ink

How do you turn something interesting into something challenging?

FileEdmonton Water Consumption

FileTasty / Easy

FileThe Slow Runner

link300 to 1

FileThe USA As One Big Neighborhood

FileThe Price of Ink

fileSt. Matthew Island

fileBucky the Badger

Follow-Up Reading

If you’d like to learn more about today’s work, let me recommend two posts I’ve written.

linkThe Three Acts Of A Mathematical Story