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Math Investigations with the TI-30X IIS and TI-34 II: Activities for the Middle Grades

These activities provide grades 7-8 students with a variety of explorations that promote mathematical understanding. The use of calculators is an integral part of each activity, hopefully, in ways that maximize opportunities for students to discover or deepen their understanding of mathematical concepts. Author(s) - Ann Lawrence and Karen Windham Wyatt

Table of Contents

1.   Aim High, Aim Low
2.   Parts is Parts
3.   Expanding Space Station
4.   Picnic Challenge
5.   CDs Anyone?
6.   What's Up
7.   Quilt Block Areas
8.   Storefront Signs
9.   Titanic Tales
10. Personal License Plates
11. The Ordinary Man
12. Will Girls and Boys Be Equal?