Education Technology

Absolutely Silver Dollar City Christmas

Published on 10/15/2005

Activity Overview

Students will be challenged to submit an equation that "fits" a picture of a Christmas tree. Then they will generate an equation based upon a transformation of the picture.

Before the Activity

  • Open TI-Navigator™
  • Select Begin Class button
  • Have students log into NavNet and go to Activity Center and wait for teacher.
  • During the Activity

  • Click on the Activity Center
  • Go to File, Load, and Load Activity Settings
  • Open the Folder titled Silver Dollar City
  • Select File title SDC 1 for Activity 1
  • Then click Start Activity
  • At this time, the four equations should appear on the student’s calculator screen.

    After the Activity

    At the conclusion of discussion of Activity 1, teacher must click on Stop Activity.
    Begin Activity 2.