Tag Archives: SBG

The Q*Bert Problem

Ah, new year, new math toys.  This time I finally fulfilled my math teacher imperative for cubes, figure 1. I had some ideas about what I wanted to do: something simple involving triangular numbers.  But with the cubes, I knew … Continue reading

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brain activity

Ah, the busy routine of the school year begins to settle in, and my perceived time for these ramblings diminishes.  But here’s what’s on the brain recently. Mr. Joe Math I’ve managed to keep a class blog going strong for … Continue reading

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first sbg assessment achieved!

My first SBG-styles assessment was last Friday.  I’m happy with my rubric that I talked about a few posts down… it has proved robust in terms of reserving top scores for truly outstanding work, while making the rest of the … Continue reading

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hooray, it’s my sbg policy sheet!

Hello there fellow brains!  As promised, I’m uploading my SBG policy for this year. Credit where credit is due… The greater structure and many details of this document where taken from Frank Noschese’s immensely useful files.  Other details where appropriated … Continue reading

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