“Make Music: Do Math” ECMMA 2011

ECMMA Southeast Regional Conference Tennessee Tech University, Cookeville, TN Musical experiences in early childhood pave mental pathways for other kinds of spatial-temporal learning, like numeracy. As researchers study the correlation between practicing music and improved math abilities, independent math and music programs have also made headlines. Inside classrooms, music activities used regularly during circle times…


Angry Parabolas

For the SketchExplorer on the iPad – Learn the math behind your students’ favorite game, Angry Birds. Transform your basic parabola with sliders to line up a shot that will knock out the pigs and find the secret formula. Get the Sketch from the Sketch Exchange! Video Tutorial Part One Video Tutorial Part Two Visit…


2012 State-Wide Workshop

Common Core Mathematics: Scope and Sequence Friday, November 10, 2012 9:00 – 10:00 and 10:30 – 11:30 Presented by: Christina Foran – cforan @ – Rebecca Candino – bcandino76 @ – Get an overview of the Content Standards and use the Common Core Navigator to develop standards-based IEPs and differentiated learning ladders. Learn about the Mathematical…

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The Common Core Navigator is in the AppStore

After two months and over a hundred hours of development, the Common Core Navigator is ready for download in the AppStore for the introductory price of $2.99. This app organizes the Common Core Mathematics Standards into over 50 topics called “Learning Pathways” and arranges them in developmental order across grade level. The Navigator is the…


ASL Math Tutorials

Since I redid my website layout, I lost the links to my ASL math tutorials, so I thought I would repost them here. These tutorials are about exponents. Rules for Exponents – Video Tutorial from Christina Foran on Vimeo. Exponents Practice: Part 1 from Christina Foran on Vimeo. I get a lot of questions about how…


Hungry Geese is in the App Store!

This is actually the second app I started working on, but the first that I submitted to the AppStore. Approval took about 10 days, almost as long as it took to make it, but now it’s here! It’s only 99 cents, so check it out. Download Hungry Geese Today!  

NCTM Annual Meeting

NCTM Annual Meeting 2012

In a few days, I’ll be in Philadelphia for the NCTM Annual Meeting. Come see me present! Get ALL Students Communicating Mathematically through Interactive Writing Friday, April 27 @ 9:30-10:30am Session #376 – Room 202 A/B (Convention Center) Math Pop Forum – Angry Parabolas Thursday, April 26 @ 4:30pm – Booth 220 Geometer’s Sketchpad Users Group –…