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Ti-84 In The Classroom, April Mcgivern Oct 2006

Ti-84 In The Classroom, April Mcgivern

Lesson Plans

*Briefly review the material completed about population studies and predator prey relationships. (Example given prior was “Kaibab Deer” scenario.)

*Introduce the students to the process of graphing using TI-84 calculator. (Students will complete a graph themselves.)

*Provide students with background information and data about population studies of lynx and snowshoe hare.

*Students will understand and be able to explain the relationship between the two species.

Absolute Values And Inequalities Using Ti-Calculator, Marc Coffie Oct 2006

Absolute Values And Inequalities Using Ti-Calculator, Marc Coffie

Lesson Plans

Using the TI-83 Graphing Calculator, students will learn about inequalities and graphing absolute value functions.

All Things Living, Natalie Barnum Oct 2006

All Things Living, Natalie Barnum

Lesson Plans

Students will learn about what classifies an organism as living.

Wind Movement, Nate Ruder Oct 2006

Wind Movement, Nate Ruder

Lesson Plans

Students will learn why wind moves from High to Low Pressure or Low to High Air Pressure.

Measuring Angles And Segments, Miriam Santana-Valadez Oct 2006

Measuring Angles And Segments, Miriam Santana-Valadez

Lesson Plans

Students will: Find the length of a segment and the measure of an angle.

Familly Of Functions, Beth Hall Oct 2006

Familly Of Functions, Beth Hall

Lesson Plans

Objectives 1) Using the graphing calculator, graph equation and sketch on the grid provide. Use the Standard Window. 2) Group the equation and sketches into three categories based upon how they look. Paste them in the space provided.

Walking The Graph, Beth Hall Oct 2006

Walking The Graph, Beth Hall

Lesson Plans

Students use the TI-84 Calculators to examine graphs. They will learn about distance between points, time, and increasing and decreasing slopes.

Basic Constructions Of Congruent Angles, Segments, And Perpendicular Bisectors, Miriam Santana-Valadez Oct 2006

Basic Constructions Of Congruent Angles, Segments, And Perpendicular Bisectors, Miriam Santana-Valadez

Lesson Plans

Students will learn: congruent angles and the bisection of segments and angles.

The Coordinate Plane, Miriam Santana-Valadez Oct 2006

Lesson Plans

Students will find the distance between two points and the midpoint of a segment in the coordinate plane.

Glacial Features Of Nys, Nate Ruder Oct 2006

Glacial Features Of Nys, Nate Ruder

Lesson Plans

Students learn about the Glacial Features of NYS through Project Interactive

Air Mass Rising, Nate Ruder Oct 2006

Air Mass Rising, Nate Ruder

Lesson Plans

Students will learn why air mass becomes saturated with water vapor

Using Deductive Reasoning, Miriam Santana-Valadez Oct 2006

Lesson Plans

Students will use deductive reasoning to solve problems and verify conjectures.

Angle Relationships, Miriam Santana-Valadez Oct 2006

Lesson Plans

Students will Learn: the meaning of terms like bisector and perpendicular

Oct 2006

Using Arcgis To Analyze The Attributes Of The Service Areas Of Local Public Libraries, Wilson Burgos

Lesson Plans

Students will: collect, organize, display, and analyze data; make predictions that are based upon data analysis; recognize and apply mathematics in contexts outside of mathematics; use representations to model and interpret physical, social, and mathematical phenomena; build new mathematical knowledge through problem solving; make and investigate mathematical conjectures

Segments And Angles Using Geometer’S Sketch Pad, Ijeoma B. Okafor Sep 2006

Segments And Angles Using Geometer’S Sketch Pad, Ijeoma B. Okafor

Lesson Plans

Students will find the length of a segment and the measure of an angle using Geometers Sketchpad.

Use Of Quadratic Roots In Acid- Base Ph Calculations, Richard Hendricks Sep 2006

Use Of Quadratic Roots In Acid- Base Ph Calculations, Richard Hendricks

Lesson Plans

Students will make a program for the TI calculator to find both roots of a quadratic equation, regardless of the parameters.

Phase Changes - Vaporization, Phillip Gauldin Sep 2006

Phase Changes - Vaporization, Phillip Gauldin

Lesson Plans

Objectives: Students Observe vaporization of various liquids Obtain data from a demonstration Describe the vaporization process Graph demonstration data using a TI calculator Compare the vaporization of two liquids

Logic And Truth Tables, Ijeoma B. Okafor Sep 2006

Logic And Truth Tables, Ijeoma B. Okafor

Lesson Plans

Objectives: Students should be able to complete a Truth Table. Students should be able to write and interpret different types of Conditional statements.

Model Subtraction Using Chips, Samuel Simpson Sep 2006

Model Subtraction Using Chips, Samuel Simpson

Lesson Plans

Students use mathematical modeling to subtracting integers, a difficult concept for middle school student to grasp. The model uses positive and negative chips to represent integers.

How To Graph Systems Of Linear Inequalities Using Graphing Calculator, Ijeoma B. Okafor Sep 2006

How To Graph Systems Of Linear Inequalities Using Graphing Calculator, Ijeoma B. Okafor

Lesson Plans

Solving Inequalities in one variable

Solving Inequalities using tables and graphs

Using Relational Operators to Graph Linear Inequalities

Relationships In Chemical Equilibriums, Richard Hendricks Sep 2006

Relationships In Chemical Equilibriums, Richard Hendricks

Lesson Plans

Objectives: Students will be able to describe a dynamic equilibrium exists regardless of concentration levels.

Finding The Coefficient Of Friction Used In A Simulation, Richard Hendricks Sep 2006

Finding The Coefficient Of Friction Used In A Simulation, Richard Hendricks

Lesson Plans

Objectives: Students will interpret a graph developed through an interactive physics animation to determine the effects of frictions presumed in the simulation.

Teaching Food Web Using Agentsheets, Kathyrn Zuroski Sep 2006

Teaching Food Web Using Agentsheets, Kathyrn Zuroski

Lesson Plans

Objectives: The Students will be able to: • Define food web • Identify the interdependence of organisms within a system • Describe how natural events and human activities can impact a food web

Solving Systems Of Equations, Annette Pennella, Claud Brown, Megan Harris, Rachel Viel Aug 2006

Solving Systems Of Equations, Annette Pennella, Claud Brown, Megan Harris, Rachel Viel

Lesson Plans

Objectives: *Students will be able to translate word problems into algebraic equations. *Students will be able to solve systems of equations graphically.

Exploring Energy, Motion And Forces With Interactive Physics, April Mcgivern Aug 2006

Exploring Energy, Motion And Forces With Interactive Physics, April Mcgivern

Lesson Plans

Students will use the Interactive Physics program to create a simple machine. Students will create a lever and a ball that will fall onto it and changed the direction of the force.

Acid Rain, Bonnie Bush Aug 2006

Acid Rain, Bonnie Bush

Lesson Plans

The student will be able to: Describe what acid rain is State what causes acid rain Explain why acid rain is harmful Describe what is being done about acid rain and what we as individuals can do

Aug 2006

Using Gps System In Determining The Shape And Position Of School Grounds, John Picarella

Lesson Plans

Students will use GPS to collect data concerning school grounds and use math modeling to provide a means of presenting and interpreting this data. Students will learn how to use and collect data from the GPS system and upon returning to the class, how that data will result in maps and graphs. Geometry students will graph the data and determine whether the grounds that are being surveyed represent a rectangle or other geometric shape.

Create And Identify Function Rules, Dave Iacchetta Aug 2006

Create And Identify Function Rules, Dave Iacchetta

Lesson Plans

Students will be able to create and identify function rules from a set of inputs and outputs (table).

Families Of Graph, Pablo Lopez Aug 2006

Families Of Graph, Pablo Lopez

Lesson Plans

Student will be able to identify families of graph.

Graphic Representation Of Data, Bonnie Bush Aug 2006

Graphic Representation Of Data, Bonnie Bush

Lesson Plans

To introduce students to TI-84 technology To show graphic representation of data