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A Calculus Christmas

So, I was sick on Christmas and had to spend a majority of the day by myself so that I wouldn't contaminate my family.  That gave me a lot of time to think and surf the Internet.  And since I was feeling in the Christmas spirit, I started poking around Google for Christmas-Themed Calculus Activities.  Well, apparently I'm not the first person to do this.  You can look for hours without end at horribly done Calculus-Themed Christmas carols on YouTube.  I've posted one of the better one's here for your enjoyment.  Merry Christmas!  =D

Calculus Activity for Implicit Differentiation

Some of you may remember that I mentioned something about needing an activity for implicit differentiation when I went for a job interview a few weeks ago.  Well, here it is.  It really, really, really is meant to for the students to cut the pieces apart and then match them up rather than just draw lines to match on the page.  But do what you wish.  I have the WORD file if you would like to edit.  And please send me feedback if your students are using this!  Thanks. Continue reading