vecke

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QuoteThis is a class that you don't mind going to, because it does not put you to sleep. vecke07 years 2 months ago
QuoteI have always enjoyed mathematics and my view has not changed. I have never enjoyed a math class as much as this one though. vecke07 years 2 months ago
QuoteNow at the end of the course I feel like this is not a class to take lightly and that if you don't do your work then you'll get a bad grade. vecke07 years 2 months ago
QuoteAll of my life math has not been one of my specialties and I have always dreaded going to math class. I wish that my elementary and high school teachers could have adopted your style while I was in their classes. vecke07 years 2 months ago
QuoteNon-mathematically, the course gave me a chance to organize my thoughts and answers to be clear and understandable. For instance, the write ups at the end of each section are monotonous but, the complete sentences remind me of how and why I got a specific vecke07 years 2 months ago
QuoteBy letting the students use their knowledge of mathematics in different ways, students exercise their mentality and use different thinking processes. vecke07 years 2 months ago
QuoteI feel that I had the opportunity to analyze mathematical situations, and learn on my own pace. I was not force fed information and told to memorize it. vecke07 years 2 months ago
QuoteIn this course I did not learn any new mathematical knowledge, but I did learn different and creative ways in which it can be applied. That is probably the most important thing in the world you can learn. vecke07 years 2 months ago
QuoteWe did many things in this class that I did my senior year in high school. The difference is that I actually understood the concepts and ideas because I had to do it myself. I came to the conclusion that hands on in math is better than the teacher writing vecke07 years 2 months ago
QuoteRemembering back to the first day of this math class, I remembered I was pretty terrified. I've never been good at math. I was regretting the fact that I had to take this math course. Although when I arrived at the class for the first time, I listened to vecke07 years 2 months ago
QuoteEverybody learns best differently and I guess I learn best by when I sit at a desk looking at the chalkboard and the teacher absorbing information in my head. vecke07 years 2 months ago
QuoteI was getting stressed, like everyone else, but I was also getting fed up with working in groups. It just didn't seem to be as great as I thought it would be. I am an independent worker. I need to be alone, sitting, where it's quiet and calm. vecke07 years 2 months ago
QuoteDo I remember the first day of this class? A sunny, warm, bright September afternoon, hanging out in a smoky room. High above in my 4th floor suite in beautiful Courtney Hall, I glance over at my clock.2:00 PM: Time for my first Math class. I have never i vecke07 years 2 months ago
QuoteWhen I entered the classroom for the first time I expected the math class to be the typical math class. By typical I mean a teacher speaking in a monotonous voice facing the board writing numbers and letters and looking to the class for a specific answer vecke07 years 2 months ago
QuoteEveryone is jealous of my math class. They can't get over what we do. You'll have so many kids trying to get into that class next year. vecke07 years 2 months ago
QuoteThe emphasis is on bringing out clear ideas. I have never had to write complete sentences for math class, or type out the homework. Typing out and writing out sentences takes just as long as studying for a test or quiz. I learn more, to get my ideas acros vecke07 years 2 months ago
QuoteMaybe I'll learn more instead of trying to cram information into my head and not remembering the next day. vecke07 years 2 months ago
QuoteI can tell right now that this mathematics class will be very different from any math class I've ever had. vecke07 years 2 months ago
QuoteMy teacher seems pretty cool too. He actually talks to us as people and not just 'some students'. vecke07 years 2 months ago
QuoteAs I wrote out the final math problems I was surprised how much work I put into the assignments throughout those few weeks. I believe tests wouldn't reveal that much. vecke07 years 2 months ago
QuoteToday we discussed the DNA possibilities in the O.J. trial. It is kind of funny how we really didn't understand how large 250 million is. vecke07 years 2 months ago
QuoteI'm really impressed with how we are graded in this class. That says that with hard work and class participation everyone will be able to get a good grade. vecke07 years 2 months ago
QuoteIt's alot more work than I thought it would be. It's better than having a test though. vecke07 years 2 months ago
QuoteMaybe for the first time in my life I'll get better than a 'C' in math. vecke07 years 2 months ago
QuoteWell, it seems strange to write a journal for a math class, but this doesn't seem like an average math class. vecke07 years 2 months ago

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