classroom culture

Giving Students Breaks in Class to Increase Engagement

One of the biggest struggles in the classroom is keeping the attention of the students.  With social media and modern technology students are accustomed to being entertained and everything moving quickly. I am not against technology by any means, but I do believe that student’s “needs” to feel connected through technology greats a great challenge… Continue reading Giving Students Breaks in Class to Increase Engagement

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Binomial Probability and Corn hole

After thinking about ways to make our learning and practice with binomial probability interesting and meaningful to my students and falling short each time I remembered an example my professor used in class.  We used binomial probability to determine the probability that a basketball player would make 8 free throws given 10 attempts with a… Continue reading Binomial Probability and Corn hole