Teaching Mathematics and


Pete Anderson
Henrico County Public Schools


Workshop Objectives
By the end of the workshop, participants will:
  • have a basic understanding of Project Based Learning
  • see how PBL is being transitioned into Mr. Anderson's teaching methods
  • know how Web 2.0 Technologies assist in PBL
  • choose one type of project to incorporate into their class and begin planning


Geometry is an Experience in PBL   [ Pete Anderson ]


Introduction to PBL   [ from edutopia ]


Sample Projects
SOL G.11
Scale Model of the Solar System
Discussion Boards / Wiki
Explain Yourself!
  • Writeboard Writeboards are sharable, web-based text documents.
Audio Only
SOL Preparations - A Student's Opinion
Visual - PowerPoint
We Have a Situation Here!
Visual - Adobe pdf
Mathematical Analysis of Art
[ none ]
Visual - Brochure
SOL Preparations
Visual - Video
Open Topics
The Big Project
It's in the hole!
The Big Project
How did all of this Math get into my Art?
[ same as above ]


Other Resources


Workshop Wiki collaboration of resources, ideas, and questions


Henrico County Public Schools
Hermitage High School
8301 Hungary Spring Rd.
Richmond, VA 23228
Mr. Pete Anderson
teacher of mathematics
(804) 756-3000