This lesson introduces students to Activity Center and allows them to explore data on Women's Olympic 400 Meter Freestyle Swimming records.
Students will create a scatter plot of the data from the years 1948 to 1976 and determine the line of best fit.
Before the Activity
Set up your TI-Navigator System
Make sure you are familiar with the basic functions of TI-Navigator: Send to Class, Collect from Class, Screen Capture, Quick Poll, and Activity Center
Review the attached .pdf
Download the attached activity resource files to your computer
During the Activity
Draw reasonable conclusions about a situation being modeled.
After the Activity
Assess your students' understanding by using Send to Class, LearningCheck™ and Class Analysis.