4 P-51 Mustangs will fly over Seattle in formation on Friday, June 6th at about noon... This is the 70th anniversary of D-Day - one of these planes flew 4 sorties over Normandy on June 6th, 1944. The Mustang was, and still is, an absolutely brilliant airplane.
Those slacker kindergarteners - check out some of the schedules from around the country. An hour and a half straight of LA?
Some smart kids in Ipswich, MA figured out that they were doing free testing for the PARCC test and calculated how much they should have been paid.
Two sixth grade math classes lost an entire week’s worth of instruction
taking a trial run of a new test and now they want payment for their
This time would have otherwise been spent writing and solving and graphing inequalities from real-life situations.
At 8 p.m. that night Laroche received a shared Google document with an
attached letter from A-period student Brett Beaulieu, who asked that he
and his peers be compensated for their assistance.
Beaulieu used his math skills in the letter, determining that the two
classes would collectively earn $1,628 at minimum wage for their 330
minutes of work. He then went on to figure out how many school supplies
that amount could buy: 22 new Big Ideas MATH Common Core Student Edition
Green textbooks or 8,689 Dixon Ticonderoga #2 pencils.
What's on your mind (besides the looming math adoption vote tomorrow)?