Education Technology

Properties of Parallelograms

Published on 07/19/2006

Activity Overview

This activity shows the student how to construct a parallelogram using Cabri™ Geometry. Questions are asked after the construction.

Before the Activity

See the attached Activity PDF file(s) for detailed instructions for this activity.
Install the Cabri Geomery App on the students' graphing calculators following the attached instructions.

During the Activity

Follow the procedures outlined in the activity.
Students will:

  • Be able to construct a parallelogram using Cabri Geometry.
  • After the Activity

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