It’s about time, but the insight arrived. The visual integration of feelings and math can be achieved by displaying a How Are You Feeling Today? poster next to an X•Y Chart on the classroom or bedroom wall. The unspoken message is that critical thinking and feeling complement one another.
Through the placement of the single digit multiplication facts within the first quadrant of the Cartesian coordinate system connections between arithmetic and calculus become visible. Consider the similarities between the product as the area of a 5 by 6 rectangle and the area under the curve of the constant function, f(x) = 6, over the […]
What are the advantages to presenting the multiplication facts on the first quadrant of the Cartesian coordinate system? Here’s a 7 minute guide.