Education Technology

Quadrants in the Activity Center

Published on 09/16/2005

Activity Overview

Students will determine appropriate quadrants given specific instructions of where to move on a the coordinate plane in the TI-Navigator™ Activity Center

Before the Activity

Students should be able to identify the four quadrants. Read through the attached Word Document (Quadrants) so you know the type of questions to ask.

During the Activity

Have students login to Navnet and go to the activity center.
Open activity center in the TI-Navigator and set your window to -10, 10 for the x-values and -10, 10 for the y-values.
Configure points to where students can only submit one point and cannot resubmit.
Go to View and select individualize student cursors. Use the Quadrants document to go through the activity with the students.

After the Activity

Review student results:

  • As a class, discuss questions that appeared to be more challenging
  • Re-teach concepts as necessary