August 18, 2013

**#1 When someone talks about an acute angle, you'll know not to say, “oh yeah, that angle is so cute.”****#2 Knowing you’re a millionaire because you can count that high.****#3 Knowing that a factor tree is not the oak next to the school**** parking lot.****#4 Pi Day, isn't really about pie, but don't tell anyone. ****#5 Realizing that people can be like numbers: irrational, complex and perfect.****#6 Realizing that place value doesn't refer to how close**** your desk is to the vending machine. ****#7 Understanding that the distributive property has nothing****to do with real estate. ****#8 Solving word problems could lead to solving problems! ****#9 Knowing that a negative number isn't a number with an attitude**** problem!****#10 Knowing that if there are 50 students in a class then it's virtually certain that two will share the same birthday, so hope they both bring in a cake.**

Create some fun lists like this with your students.