Posts Tagged ‘student’

Mathtrain.TV: Ep.113, Resoudre Des Proportions En Utilisant Le Produit En Croix

Saturday, June 23rd, 2012

“Solving Proportions using Cross Product”.  Yes, it’s in French!  Our first!  And it is the debut from Clem, a 6th grade student from Lincoln Middle School in Santa Monica, CA.  The English captions are included.


Part of the student-created Mathtrain.TV project.
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Mathtrain.TV, Ep.111, Area of Trapezoids

Saturday, May 19th, 2012

Debut screencast from 6th grader, “Pixie”, of Lincoln Middle School, in Santa Monica, CA!  “Pixie” shows us how to find the area of a trapezoid.


Part of the student-created Mathtrain.TV project.
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Mathtrain.TV, Ep.108, Basic Trig with Paul

Sunday, April 1st, 2012

“Paul” returns from high school to do a basic trig video. She shows us the famous “soh cah toa” used in trigonometry.

Part of the student-created Mathtrain.TV Project.

Mathtrain.TV, Ep.105, Fraction Busters w/”Rebecca”

Thursday, November 24th, 2011

7th grader, “Rebecca”, introduces us to fraction busters – a way to simplify solving equations.




Mathtrain.TV: Ep.104, Solving Equations w/ Variables on Both Sides

Friday, October 28th, 2011

7th Grader, “Betty”, debuts with her tutorial. She takes the word problem, translates it into algebra, and then solves it. There are variables on both sides of the equation.


Mathtrain.TV: Ep.103, GEMDAS with Kermit and Freckles

Sunday, October 16th, 2011

Another debut from two 6th graders, Kermit and Freckles (not their real names).  Watch these two simplify a problem using the order of operations (also known as PEMDAS and GEMDAS).

“Kermit” did 100% of the editing and this was her first time ever using Camtasia Studio!


Mathtrain.TV: Ep.102, Multi Step Equations with Rachel

Sunday, October 9th, 2011

7th grader, “Rachel”, makes her debut showing us how to solve a multi-step equation.


Mathtrain.TV: Ep. 101, Evaluating with Swifty and Patrick

Saturday, September 24th, 2011

A new school year and “Swifty” & “Patrick” make their debut video here on Evaluating Algebraic Expressions!


Part of the Mathtrain Student-Created Project at Lincoln Middle School in Santa Monica, CA.


Mathtrain.TV: Ep.99, ScreenChomp

Saturday, August 6th, 2011

Screencasting on the iPad!  For Free!

In this episode, the ScreenChomp App is showcased.

screenchomp preview


It is meant as a rough “tutorial” and mainly as an introduction to the possibilities we might have using this with our students.




Mathtrain.TV: Ep.96, Reflections with Kat

Tuesday, May 10th, 2011

“Kat”, a 7th Grader,  returns to shows us something she recently learned… “Reflections”.


Mathtrain.TV: Ep.93, Simple Interest our 2nd Student Mathcast, 2007

Saturday, February 26th, 2011

This is a remix (we added music) of our 2nd student-created mathcast which aired in 2007.  “Billy Billy” was not her real name.  She picked this name as her alias just after “Bob” picked her alias.


Mathtrain.TV: Ep.90, Finding Percents

Saturday, February 12th, 2011

Watch 6th grader, papatom, explain how to find percents.