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Mathematics Of Bungee Jumping, Helen Fox Jul 2003

Mathematics Of Bungee Jumping, Helen Fox

Lesson Plans

Upon completion of this lesson, students will:

  • create their own model of bungee jumping
  • analyze graphs comparing acceleration, distance, and speed versus time


Tour De France With Stella And Ti Calculator, Dave Iacchetta, Fayette A. Reynolds, Mrs. Hastings Apr 2000

Tour De France With Stella And Ti Calculator, Dave Iacchetta, Fayette A. Reynolds, Mrs. Hastings

Lesson Plans

The main purpose of this challenge project was to incorporate the modeling technology that we used in the CMST program at the summer academy. This also served to teach us the modeling software in a solid, more meaningful way. The main purpose of this challenge project was to teach the students to gather, organize, and display data. Throughout this project we also had the opportunity to use technology in order to solve real-world problems. This allowed the students to relate the information to their own personal lives and activate their prior knowledge. The modeling software and technology was a wonderful ...