Wonder in Mathematics
[verb] + [noun]: Wondering about and creating wonder
Another take on one of my favourite tasks.
A playful prompt to discover how students feel about mathematics.
Six activities focused on reasoning with quadrilaterals.
A Pythagorean lesson starter that threatened to take over the lesson.
A hands-on version of one of my favourite logic puzzles: skyscrapers.
Building community in the classroom with an exploration of Prime Climb.
A detailed post describing a workshop activity for Conway's Tangles.
A quick problem-solving prompt to encourage creativity.
Introducing Prime Climb with Notice and Wonder.
Using Notice and Wonder to revive a paper-folding activity.
Finding mathematics all around us.
A couple of ways to explore sense making.
Purposeful activities for the first day of class to challenge and expand perceptions of mathematics.
Three goals for the new semester.
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