PVSS Math

Adventures in Mathematics

with Mr. Bradshaw

Welcome

Those enrolled in mathematics classes at PVSS will get the opportunity to study a range of topics in mathematics.  Together we will explore these topics and develop skills that will open many doors to each students future.

Mr. Bradshaw teaches Pre-Calculus and Foundations of Mathematics 10, Pre-calculus 11 and 12, and Calculus 12.  He also is interested in photography and is involved in the schools photography club.

sample imagesample imageCalculus 12 is the cumulation of years of mathematics study for students at PVSS. In this course students will study the calculus developed by Sir Isacc Newton and Gottfried Leibniz.  The photos show several students with their their hot air balloon.  The balloon is the final project in Calculus 12.

See the courses link above for a list of all the math courses.

Extra help

Extra help is available by appointment at lunch and afterschool.  Students may also wish to look at the provided links for online help.  Mr. Bradshaw can be contacted at jbradsha@sd83.bc.ca or by calling the school at 1-250-546-3114

Afew words


The true spirit of delight, the exaltation, the sense of being more than Man, which is the touchstone of the highest excellence, is to be found in mathematics as surely as poetry.

Bertrand Russell


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The true spirit of delight, the exaltation, the sense of being more than Man, which is the touchstone of the highest excellence, is to be found in mathematics as surely as poetry.

Bertrand Russell


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The true spirit of delight, the exaltation, the sense of being more than Man, which is the touchstone of the highest excellence, is to be found in mathematics as surely as poetry. -- Bertrand Russell

I can't understand why people are frightened of new ideas. I'm frightened of the old ones. -- John Cage