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w00t :)

February 6, 2016


My app works.   I have levels and I have even gotten it to say “level up!” when you do, and then tell you the levelwhen you get another question. You can do three things. I haven’t added the stuff I already had done, with subtraction, from the first time through in 2014.   A: […]

Motor Memory

February 5, 2016


This wasn’t the first time I’d seen this, though it’s not common:   figuring out areas of rectangles… a 6  by 4. The student wrote out the problem as a multiplication problem and with what would otherwise look like automaticity if it were a longer problem, wrote “24” underneath it.  (Now, it occurs to me […]

Lucky for you…

February 4, 2016


Lots of good timing and dumb luck today… Okay, first, neither:  an awesome link outlining tips for making online materials accessible:  Oh, also NOT LUCK:   my kiddo who’s been plugging away with Modumath since I think before Christmas took the math test for getting into a Construction Worker Training thing.   He was really, […]

Is it Wednesday yet?

February 1, 2016


Have to admit I am a little eager for the next module for the edX course. From cruising the archives of the one on Games there will be interesting content. I couldn’t tell from the archive course how they plopped stuff online; seems that no, you’re not allowed to “get ahead.”   Wish they’d do […]