Education Technology

Brendan Kelly Publishing

Brendan Kelly Publishing works with prominent authors who simplify complex ideas in a clear and entertaining style.  BKP currently publishes a comprehensive suite of products that enable the use of TI Technology in the classroom.

To receive 12 free TI-Nspire files, visit the Brendan Kelly Publishing website at www.brendankellypublishing.com.

Click on the links to the left for additional information regarding BKP offerings that support TI-Technology.


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Algebra I with TI-Nspire™


With ready-made lessons, complete keying sequences, and detailed exercise solutions, Brendan Kelly's latest books help your students understand the fundamental concepts of Algebra I by exploiting the full pedagogical power of TI-Nspire™ technology.

Semester 1
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Topics include:
  • transitioning from arithmetic to algebra
  • linear equations and inequalities
  • functions and relations
  • linear functions
  • linear systems

 

Semester 2
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Topics include:
  • quadratic functions and equations
  • polynomials
  • data analysis and probability
  • exponential and radical functions
  • rational functions and equations

Algebra 2 with TI-Nspire™

Designed to help educators implement TI-Nspire technology in the teaching of all the important Algebra 2 concepts, these books focus on the fundamental skills of algebra while allowing students to solve real-world problems using graphs, spreadsheets and the appropriate TI-Nspire commands.

Semester 1
Topics include:
  • numbers and number systems
  • sequence, series, and functions
  • matrices
  • linear systems
  • quadratic functions and equations
  • polynomial and polynomial equations

 

Semester 2
Topics include:
  • rational and radical functions and equations
  • exponential and logarithmic functions and equations
  • trigonometric functions and equations
  • trigonometric identities
  • analytic geometry–conics and polar coordinates
  • permutations, combinations and probability

TI-84 Plus Trilogy

These books allow teachers and students to easily integrate the TI-84 into teaching and learning mathematics. Each exploration in the book begins with a little piece of mathematical history then, through step-by-step explanations and lists of calculator key sequences, with engaging presentations of various topics.

Functions with TI-84 Plus Calculator
Topics include:
  • properties of polynomial functions
  • rational functions
  • trigonometric functions
  • exponential functions
  • logarithmic functions
  • polynomial equations
  • extrema



Statistics with TI-84 Plus Calculator
Topics include:
  • data graphs
  • scatterplots
  • correlation
  • probability
  • regression analysis
  • binomial distribution
  • normal distribution
  • tests of hypotheses



Advanced Algebra with TI-84 Plus Calculator
Topics include:
  • sequences and series
  • math of investment
  • number theory
  • solving equations
  • probability
  • matrices
  • linear programming
  • fractals and chaos

TI-89 Trilogy

These books contain carefully designed instructional activities that showcase TI-89 into teaching and learning of important math concepts.  Each text includes ready-made lessons and explorations, complete keying sequences and exercises with detailed solutions.

Advanced Algebra with the TI-89
Topics include:
  • Fundamental Theorem of Algebra
  • sequences and series
  • polynomial functions
  • polynomial equations
  • rational functions
  • trigonometric functions
  • trigonometric identities
  • exponential functions
  • logarithmic functions


Statistics with the TI-89
Topics include:
  • box plots and data graphs
  • histograms
  • measures of central tendency
  • measures of dispersion
  • scatterplots
  • correlation
  • probability
  • regression analysis
  • lines of best fit


Calculus with the TI-89
Topics include:
  • sequences and series
  • limits
  • derivatives of rational and transcendental
  • functions
  • related rates & motion
  • equations of tangents
  • asymptotic behavior
  • arc lengths of curves
  • differential equations