Education Technology

Baltimore Aquarium Lines

Published on 08/26/2005

Activity Overview

Students will see a loaded image of the Baltimore Aquarium on a graph and be able to send the equation of the line that matches the roof line of the main building.

Before the Activity

If you are using the TI-Navigator System with the TI-73 you will need the attached .pdf file.
Read Aquarium Line Activity for teacher directions.

During the Activity

Have students open activity center and open Aquarium Line.act for students to match the roofline of the main building. You can clear equations and have students match other rooflines as challenges.

After the Activity

Review student results:

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