Education Technology

Bounce Back Activity - Modeling Motion

Published on 06/09/2008

Activity Overview

This activity serves as a follow-up to Activity 11 (search for 4085 in the Quick Search) in the Explorations book, Modeling Motion: High School Math Activities with the CBR by Linda Antinone, Sam Gough, and Jill Gough (Texas Instruments Incorporated, 1997).

Before the Activity

If you are using the TI-Navigator System with the TI-73 you will need the attached .pdf file.
Students will investigate a function and the function's inverse.

Have students complete Activity 11 from the EXPLORATIONS book first.

During the Activity

The attached LearningCheck™ appvar and resource files extend concepts from the activity above. These files can be sent to your class using TI-Navigator.

After the Activity

Review student answers:

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