This problem came up in my Intermediate Algebra class today and one of my students said that we should call it "Factor Gate" since even though all of the students have correct work, they all ended up with a "different" answer. Factor Gate
Here's the 'Slope or Broke' Game that I debuted at the end of my MichMATYC Presentation. Advanced Slope Game_Final
Video and Slides from my MichMATYC Presentation (For more, visit my Algebra Games site at http://bit.ly/algebragames) Capitalizing on Algebra Games and Activities in the Classroom View more presentations from Jon Oaks
The last couple weeks in my Pre-algebra class have been especially frustrating for me. We have started working with negative fractions and the placement of the negative sign seems to be a major stumbling block for a few of the students in the class. I can only repeat myself so many times before we run out of time, I become frustrated, and I start to wonder if they even hear what I am saying. I know that most of the students in the class want to do well and that the majority of them really want to know what's…
Summation Notation Game_FINAL I have not yet used this game with my students. Proceed with caution.
Slope Game Block Version This is the 'block version' of Slopes and Ladders.