Monday, August 20, 2012
Made 4 Math Monday - posters
This is my first participation in Made 4 Math Monday. I don't feel like I've created much ... I've been too busy reading all the various blogs ... making notes on what everyone else is doing!
Like Julie I have created a few motivational posters. I create them in Microsoft Publisher, save them as jpgs, upload them at Costco and print as enlarged photos. I have only a few... hope to make a few each six weeks!
In our first math department meeting of the year today I saw at least 2 other poster ideas ... so maybe I'll make a few more!
One other project I've been working on are QR codes for my word wall. My word wall is unit based ... so the words are on the front bulletin board near the classroom door ... and I'm posting only the words for each unit. We have a BYOT initiative this year ... not sure about all the details yet (I'm new at this district/school). But I thought it would be fun to post the QR codes with the words ... linked to a math glossary online. So here are a couple of examples ...
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