Take It To The Mat

A newsletter addressing the finer points of mathematics instruction

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Topic |
Level |
Date of Issue |

Calculus without Calculus II | High | April 22, 2002 |

Classification of Quadrilaterals | Elementary | April 3, 2000 |

Classification of Quadrilaterals | Middle | February 28, 2000 |

Classification of Triangles | Elementary | January 24, 2000 |

Classification of Triangles | Middle | April 10, 2000 |

Definition of Solid | Elementary | September 18, 2000 |

Distributive Property | Elementary | January 29, 2002 |

Formulas for Area of Triangles and Quadrilaterals | High | January 29, 2001 |

Formulas for Area of Triangles and Quadrilaterals | Middle | October 9, 2000 |

Formulas for Area of Triangles and Quadrilaterals | Elementary | December 11, 2000 |

Geometric Notation | Elementary | February 5, 2001 |

Geometric Notation | Middle | May 1, 2000 |

Geometric Root Words I | Elementary | September 2004 |

Geometric Root Words II | Elementary | November 2004 |

Geometric Root Words III | Elementary | December 2004 |

Locating a Point and Weighted Means | High | November 2005 |

Locating a Point between Others | High | October 2005 |

Modeling Area and Perimeter | Elementary | February 20, 2001 |

Multiplication, Area, and the Distributive Property | Elementary | March 19, 2001 |

Non-right Cylinders and Prisms | Middle | November 2004 |

Orientation, Regularity, and Convexity of Polygons | Elementary | November 13, 2000 |

Pythagorean Theorem | Elementary | May 6, 2002 |

Pythagorean Triples | High | September 25, 2000 |

Smorgasbord of Misconceptions | Elementary | April 30, 2001 |

Symmetry About Lines and Points | Middle | January 29, 2001 |

Symmetry About Lines and Points | Elementary | January 22, 2001 |

Vocabulary of Polygons and Polyhedra | Elementary | March 2006 |