# Monday Must Reads: Volume 44

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It’s Monday yet again! That means it’s time to round-up as much of the awesomeness of twitter as possible. I hope you enjoy this peek at what I found inspiring this week. As more and more schools finish for the summer, these posts will likely become more and more infrequent until school starts back up in the fall.

## Outdoor Geometric Constructions

Petteri Forselius, a math teacher in Finland, inspires with some awesome outdoor constructions.

## A Number Fact About 439

Chris Smith shares a fun number fact. If you’re not subscribed to his free weekly email newsletter, you are missing out! Send Chris an email at aap03102@gmail.com to sign up!

## Visualizing the Multiplication Table

Roger Mansuy shares a photo of a great, visual multiplication table.

## Tangled Sticks Puzzle

Grabarchuk Puzzles shares a fun tangling sticks puzzle to challenge your students with.

## Log Lattice Puzzle

Max Goulding highlights an awesome logarithm based lattice puzzle.

## Maths Revision Biscuits (or Cookies)

Ella Dickson blows my mind with these maths biscuits (or math cookies for American readers).

## Alphabet Probability Fact

Ed Southall shares a fun probability fact.

## Unpacking Objectives

Jonathon Smith offers up a way to help students unpack the lesson objective. I like how he makes the distinction between what students need to do and know.

## Word Problem Palooza

I love how Sarah Suydam makes word problems into an event to be anticipated.

## Math Symbol Name Project

James Edstrom shares a fun, math-y end of year project where students write their names in math symbols.

## Quarter the Cross Dot Challenge

David Butler takes Quarter the Cross to an entirely new level.

## Letters of Advice to Future Students

Over the years, I’ve given the assignment to write a letter of advice to future students. But, Mrs. Stelzer takes this project to an entirely new level.

## Circle Vocabulary Art Project

Ms. Grove shares some awesome student work on a circle vocabulary project.

## Rings and Strings Math Art

Check out these Rings and Strings projects from Liza Goldberg!

## Volume by Slicing Project

Sally Cosgrove inspires with a volume by slicing project.

## Cube Net Activity

Mr Gray shares a creative, hands-on task for working with nets of a cube.

## Calculus Quarter the Cross Task

John Golden combines Quarter the Cross with calculus, and the results are gorgeous!

## Dartboard Task

Megan Hayes-Golding shares the power of a math problem to travel and inspire.

## Tile Design Project

Sarah Rines shares a project where students design tiles to represent topics studied that year. They make for a beautiful display!

## Linking Cube Histograms

I’ve often had students draw histograms when working with experimental/theoretical probability. But, Joe Benforte has inspired me to have students represent the results using linking cubes in the future as they collect their results. This would make it super easy to combine the results of different groups!

## Rational and Negative Exponents WODB

Sean Corey shares a WODB involving both fractional and negative exponents.

## Geometry Quilt

Check out this geometry quilt that Kim Spek‘s students are sewing!

## Probability Open Middle Task

John Rowe shares a brilliant open middle problem for introducing probability.

Until next week, keep sharing your awesome ideas!