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Mary Nederhoff

 

Contact Information

 

Email  mnederhoff@agwsr.org

 

 

Educational Background

High School - Chisholm, MN

Hibbing Community College- Hibbing MN  Associate of Arts

Mankato State University--Mankato MN  Bachelor of Science--Major-math, minor-psychology

University of Northern Iowa--Cedar Falls IA--Master of Arts--teaching math in the middle school

 

Teaching Experience

 

Steamboat Rock High School--Steamboat Rock, IA--High school math-general math, computer math, algebra I, algebra II, senior math (trigonometry)

Wellsburg-Steamboat Rock Middle School--middle school math, reading, health, computers

AGWSR Middle School--middle school math, finance, life skills

 

 

Teaching Honors

Nominated to Who’s Who in American Educators

Article published in ISEA’s newsletter.

Won a grant for a co-curricular teaching unit.

Nominated to Delta Kappa Gamma--teaching society for honor teachers

 

Education Bio – I love teaching what I consider to be some of the most important life-skills students can acquire.  I love being around young people and enjoy the small-school atmosphere.

 

Personal Bio – My family includes husband Norm and three sons-Jason, Courtney, and Derrick, along with their families.  I enjoy being with my family and friends.  My hobbies also include church activities, reading, and doing puzzles of all sorts.

 

 

Basic topics covered in 6th-8th grade math include:  calculating with whole numbers, decimals, and fractions; ratios, proportions, and percents; perimeter, area, and volume; probability; geometry, and algebra.

 

Algebra I--evaluating expressions, solving equations and inequalities, identifying and using functions, using matrices, properties of mathematics, calculating with real numbers, probability and odds, graphing linear equations and functions, exponential functions, quadratic equations and functions, polynomials and functions.