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Friday, February 9 • 14:30 - 15:30
Exponentials and Logarithms: Bringing Exploration and Science to Maths 30-1 and 30-2

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The Alberta Program of Studies encourages students to explore mathematics, but who has the time in these jam-packed courses? This educator has developed a few activities that effectively teach aspects of the exponential and logarithmic mathematics in 30-1 (but can easily be adapted to 30-2). Along with two inquiry-based activities, a group assessment using science to apply logarithm and exponential mathematical principles will be discussed.


Ellen Watson

With 8 years as a secondary physics and mathematics teacher, Ellen Watson is currently a Ph.D. student at the University of Alberta studying science education, specifically physics teaching, and curriculum change. Ellen's research interests lie in teacher beliefs, beliefs about knowing... Read More →

Friday February 9, 2018 14:30 - 15:30 MST
Shaw CC: Salon 17/18 9797 Jasper Ave
  Math  Math
  • Room Details Workshop Max Capacity - 48
  • Grade Focus 10-12
  • Tags English