Worksheets for Workshops

Tutor Training Fall 2015 - introductory "lesson" (plan) for general session half hour meeting - created for fall 2015 - problems for session - tutor handout

Tutor Training Meeting 5 Fall 2015 Combo Lesson: Handout and Page to Project

Division Meeting Informational Tutoring Handout - this one is for fall 2015  - use as template for future semesters.

PI DAY 2015

Math and Pizza Word Problem Introductory Session 

Ten Pages of Pi (about 3500 digits - large print for activities and competitions)

 

 Worksheets for Classes

Blank Grids for Graphing 

 

 

Links and Documents

Nets of Cubes Activity - great website put out by NCTM - determine if a net can be folded into a cube - then check your answer by seeing an animation of the folding!

Arthur Benjamin's Pi Song - lyrics and chords - video

John Horton Conway Lectures

Set Theory Worksheet This link contains and extensive worksheet regarding Venn Diagrams, set operators, and very complete list of symbols.  It also includes information about order of operations for set operators

Graph Theory Page (with lots of examples, including the monkey palm tree one.)

Math 101 Mathematician Presentation - John von Neumann by Chris Dysart

Base Conversions (including fractions) - This is a site that will convert back and forth between any base 2 to 36 and base 10.  It includes conversion of fractions as well as whole numbers.

Point Nine Repeating (blog) - This is a site that will convert back and forth between any base 2 to 36 and base 10.  It includes conversion of fractions as well as whole numbers.

Another Point Nine Repeating Blog Post - that, with total serendipity, appeared on my computer without my seeking it?!  A ghost in the machine?

Fractal Dimension

Desmos Calculator

WHY DO I HAVE TO TAKE ALGEBRA?! (from Purple Math)

NO CELL PHONE NO LAPTOP SIGN

NO CELL PHONE SIGN

THEATER NO CELL PHONE SIGN

HONOR

LAP TOP USE FOR NOTES ARTICLE

PREVIOUS SEMESTER FACULTY : http://www.mjc.edu/instruction/schedulearchive.php

 

Math 105 Video Resources

Lehrer Song on Subtraction - Apparently the Brownell Method was considered New Math in 1965; now it's standard and people cling to it and call Common Core ridiculous!

Japanese Line Multiplication - I'm intrigued by the title.  When people find something on their own that seems to them to be a "trick," they are excited and say it is easier, but when something is proposed through the school system (i.e. Common Core) they say it is confusing, hard and evil.  (Video linked to me by Amy 6.4.14)

 

Problem Solving Seminar Teacher Resources

PS

Divisibility:

Excellent Worksheets

Games:

Versions of Nim

Lists of Problems:

Mathlete's Corner

Mathwire

Euler Project (computer science focus)

My Teacher's Manual for the Mathematical Problem Solving Seminar

Alphametics (Cryptarithms) - massive collection with solutions~

MATHPUZZLE.COM Often referenced by Will Shortz on NPR

Problem Solving Seminar Sites of Other Profs and Schools:

Louisana State University (Mahlburg)

Microsoft Favorites

 

Conferences

Portugal link

Finland link

Related links

Personal

More Math Jewelry - golden ratio pendant

Sabbatical Resources

Jeopardy:

Part 1 & Part 2

Two Truths and One Lie

About Anthony's Article

Anthony's Article

 

Temporary Storage:

Fibonacci Site that I need to check out before posting

int 1

int 2

vid 1

vid 2

Handbook for Problem Solving Seminar (completed draft for 2014-2015) 

Working Platform (for shared documents)

Math 101 Extended Syllabus

Advertising Video for Problem Solving Seminar (http://youtu.be/2RCKZb5FkOs)

 

SABBATICAL (Spring 2016)

David - see bottom of page for up-to-date documents!!!

Specific Planned Events - locations, times, titles, maps, etc.

Event Sites to Keep an Eye On:

Edinburgh - http://www.maths.ed.ac.uk/events

Lincoln - https://lincolnmathsphys.wordpress.com/

Cambridge - https://www.srcf.ucam.org/tms/ (The Trinity Mathematical Society)

London (and elsewhere) - http://www.lms.ac.uk/content/calendar (British Royal Society)

Worldwide Pipe Organ Recitals Calendarhttp://organfocus.com/

 

Detailed Travel Information - maps and directions

 

Sabbatical Maps (using Google "My Maps")

Edinburgh (unfinished)

Lincolnshire

Cambridge

Oxford

London

Paris

Heidelberg

Gottingen (Here is Prof. Laurent Bartholdi's Gottingen map.)

Halle

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Blogging helps:

Reading notes

Cambridge Suggestions by William Dunham (as shared with Marina)

 

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Itinerary as list

Itinerary as calendar 

Detailed travel plans with links and some contacts

Very detailed list of places to visit (but no dates attached) - i.e. "itinerary-tightened" document

 

MISC:

121 Test 2 Fall 2016

70 Test 2 Fall 2015