Author Archives: Bon

Two Year Anniversary!

Two Year Anniversary!

It’s been two years since I started Math Is Not a Four Letter Word. I’ve done lots of things, but there’s lots more to do. Look forward to these…More

Math Skills in a Math Toolbox

Math Skills in a Math Toolbox

Do your kids have a math toolbox? Are they comfortable choosing any tool they like?More

Midpoint Formula & Counting – Logarithmic Style

Midpoint Formula & Counting – Logarithmic Style

Babies do it, dogs do it. So why don’t we use logarithmic counting? Are we wrong? More

Math Revolution Goes Multidisciplinary

Math Revolution Goes Multidisciplinary

Wil & I presented papers at the Western Social Science Association Conference. Check out our titles!More

Rules Aren't Complete without the Details!

Rules Aren't Complete without the Details!

Rules have two parts – the “must do” part and the details of when you must do that. We often forget the details when teaching math rules!More

Math Puzzle Inventing – Can You Do It?

Math Puzzle Inventing – Can You Do It?

Have you seen those email math games that return your birth-year? Think you can make your own? More

GeoGebra – Who's It Really For?

GeoGebra – Who's It Really For?

Does GeoGebra encourage discovery? Or does it encourage teachers to discover stuff for kids?More

GeoGebra – Overcoming the Fear

GeoGebra – Overcoming the Fear

I’ve avoided GeoGebra for a year. But now that I’m in – I’m making circles and triangles dance!More

Highlights Magazine Math Puzzle – More than Meets the Eye

Highlights Magazine Math Puzzle – More than Meets the Eye

Do your children read Highlights Magazine? Check out a new way to look at one of the math puzzles!More

Discalculia: 10 Great Articles on Math Disabilities

Discalculia: 10 Great Articles on Math Disabilities

Do you know what discalculia is? Do you know someone with a math learning disability?More