Education Technology

Medians in a Triangle

Published on 06/09/2008

Activity Overview

Students will study medians and some of their properties. A median of a triangle connects a vertex of the triangle with the midpoint of the opposite side.

Before the Activity

Download the attached PDF and look over the information on the first page. Download and distribute the attached student TI-Nspire document (.tns file) and student worksheet for use during the activity. A TI-Nspire solution document (.tns file) containing expected student results is also available for download.

During the Activity

Discuss the material from the activity pages and worksheet with students as needed.

After the Activity

Encourage students to summarize what they have learned from completing the activity.