Happy Catering Clue 1 All catering packages feed 12 people. A green salad and 12 half wraps will cost $90. How much does a green salad cost?   Happy Catering Clue 2 Salads are large enough to feed 12 people. A green salad and 12 half burgers will set you back $90 A...

When teachers first hear the term “Penalty Box” they are taken back. Are we being cruel to our students? Are you allowed to do that? What do parents think? Let me promise you that we do not harm students nor do we do illegal actions...

How is what students are learning in the classroom impacting their decisions regarding which careers they believe they have both the the passion for, and the ability to pursue, after high school? This is the question that Savannah Cormier and I, 2nd year Counseling Education...

Materials needed: Access to a framing square. Access to a computer if needed for research. The framing square needs to be full size with all of the tables, etc on it. Many of the cheap squares will not have the tables.  1. Explain what this scale is...

Goal:  Create a tape measure that will automatically (no calculation needed) calculate the diameter of a pipe by wrapping it around the outside (circumference) of the pipe.  The tape measure should be able to measure diameters up to 8 inches.  The tape measure should be accurate...

During the first week of fall 2015 courses at Loveland High School, students enrolled in the Algebra 1 in Manufacturing Processes, Entrepreneurship, and Design (AMPED) course took a pre-survey to measure their attitudes toward math. At the end of the fall 2015 semester, AMPED students...

Old time carpenters were able to use framing squares to do amazing design work.  They were able to draw perfect circles with a framing square without using the center point of a circle. Challenge:  Draw a 6 inch diameter circle on a piece of OSB using...

The process for marking an angle using a speed square is shown below. Swing the square until you read the desired angle (33-1/2 degree) on the board's edge (photo top left), and make your mark. The line shown being marked (with pencil) is a 33-1/2 degree angle. Math...