Rebekah K. Nix, Ph.D.

 

     Class Starter Activities

 

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Balancing Act  

Garbled Message

It’s a What?

People-to-People

Community Juggling

Here Come the Commancheros!

Who Am I? (…and Where Do I Go?)

Rope Trick

Drawing Lesson

If I Had a Hammer

Mirror Image

Just one good reason to use these activities… Video clip!

Special thanks to all of the CAST workshop attendees, UTD Science/Mathematics Education MAT students, and Dallas ISD AC students who were enthusiastic participants in the activities – and supportive 'stars' who helped us get started by allowing us to create these video supplements - and to SCE Associates and RNIX Company for the use of these activities. Use them freely for your own educational purposes (with proper citations).

Community Juggling

Description

Video clip!

If I Had a Hammer

Description

Video clip!

Here Come the Commancheros!

Description

Video clip!

Garbled Message

Description

Video clip!

Drawing Lesson

Description

Video clip! – from an analytical perspective

Video clip! – from a more geometrical view

Who Am I? (…and Where Do I Go?)

Description

Video clip!

It’s a What?

Description

Video clip-1! (short version)

Video clip-2! (the leader’s viewpoint)

Video clip-3! (the “middle-man’s” dilemma!)

Audio snippet! (Dr. Ledbetter’s discussion)

Mirror Image

Description

Video clip!

People-to-People

Description

Video clip!

Rope Trick

Description

Video clip!

Another 20 minutes later… Video clip!

Balancing Act

Description

Video clip!