Education Technology

StudyCards

Published on 06/09/2008

Activity Overview

Students use the StudyCard™ stack to review their understanding of squares and square roots.

Before the Activity

Download the StudyCards™ Creator Software on the calculator using one of these two methods:

  • TI Connect™, a TI Connectivity Cable, and the Unit-to-Unit Link Cable
  • TI-Navigator™  "send to class" feature


  • Review the StudyCards files prior to class.
    Make sure the StudyCardApp is on all student calculators.

    Transfer the StudyCard files to student calculators using one of these methods:
  • StudyCard Creator send to device feature with a connectivity cable and unit-to-unit cables
  • TI-Navigator System™ 'send to class' feature
  • Set up the calculator as explained in the activity
  • See the attached PDF file for detailed instructions for this activity
  • Print the pages from the attached PDF file for the class
  • During the Activity

    Distribute the pages to the class.

    Follow the Activity procedures:

  • View the first card, answer the question aloud or write it on a piece of paper
  • Flip the card and view the answer
  • Press yes if the answer is correct, otherwise press no
  • To view score for an individual card press Stat and graph
  • Similarly view other cards in the stack, and when finished press result
  • Review the cards answered incorrectly
  • Create new test review cards using the StudyCards Creator Software
  • After the Activity

    Review student results:

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