Curriculum Tags: Gr7, Gr8, MBF3C, MDM4U, MAP4C

http://www.turnersgraphoftheweek.com/

Curriculum Tags: Gr8, MPM1D, MFM1P, MFM2P

http://www.theverge.com/tldr/2017/3/30/15120824/screen-aspect-ratio-mathematics-galaxy-s8-lg-g6

Many of you may have done Barbie Bungee with your kids. It's so fun. If so you might like to try Barbie Zipline from @jStevens009 Curriculum Tags: MPM1D, MFM1P

http://www.fishing4tech.com/fishin-solo-blog/back-to-school-barbie-zipline-30

If you have seen Hidden Figures then you know that one of the stars of the movie is math. On this post they explore some of the math concepts.

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https://www.insidescience.org/news/exploring-math-hidden-figures

Need to have your kids practice graphing points? Why not give them this Desmos Marbleslides where they play "golf" by plotting points.

Curriculum Tags: Gr7, Gr8, MPM1D, MFM1P

http://blog.desmos.com/post/158788745322/friday-fave-for-march-24

The first time I heard of Sophie Germain was in the movie Proof. You can read about how she lead the way for female mathematicians here

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https://www.brainpickings.org/2017/02/22/sophie-germain-gauss/

Another one from @standupmaths with bricks. This time it's that classic physics problem of stacking bricks so that the overhang of the last brick is beyond the first. Though the premiss of this is based on centre of mass, you can do some mathematical modelling with the result. See this Desmos sketch to see how.

Curriclum Tags: MBF3C, MCR3U, MAP4C, MCT4C

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rXvaCy8PMdE

Building a thinking classroom is a great idea. And @Wheeler_Laura has some great sketch notes to help you along. I showed some a few weeks ago, they are at this link and more along with a lot of other ways to change over to a thinking classroom.

Curriculum Tags: All

https://mslwheeler.wordpress.com/2017/03/15/building-thinkingclassrooms/

Need a bad graph? Thanks to @Trianglemancsd for pointing out this one

Curriculum Tags: Gr7, Gr8, MBF3C, MDM4U

https://christopherdanielson.wordpress.com/2017/03/06/turd-pizza/

I love this picture from @MarkChubb3 for fraction connections. It's visual and the instructions are easy to implement in your class

Curriculum Tags: Gr7, Gr8

https://twitter.com/MarkChubb3/status/846840310462398465

Pick a fraction you see in the image.— Mark Chubb (@MarkChubb3) March 28, 2017

Don't tell us where you see it.

Try to figure out someone else's fraction. pic.twitter.com/qDmD20nX6o

Here is a neat geometry problem with some Sketchpad interactives from @dpscher. "The five triangles below are all isosceles. The quadrilaterals are all rhombi. The shaded quadrilateral is a square. What is the area of the square?"

Curriculum Tags: Gr7, Gr8

http://www.sineofthetimes.org/a-geometry-challenge-from-japan/

Hand drawn colouring book shows the beauty of the Golden Ratio. See many of them at the link below.

Curriculum Tags: All

http://www.boredpanda.com/architect-reveals-the-secret-of-natures-beautiful-designs-in-a-hand-drawn-coloring-book/