Education Technology

Shape Up! Activity - Math and Science in Motion

Published on 10/17/2008

Activity Overview

This activity serves as a follow-up to Activity 5 in the Explorations book, Math and Science in Motion: Activities for Middle School by Chris Brueningsen, Elisa Brueningsen, and Bill Bower (Texas Instruments Incorporated, 1997).

Before the Activity

If you are using the TI-Navigator System with the TI-73 you will need the attached .pdf file.
Have students complete Activity 5 from the EXPLORATIONS book first.

During the Activity

The attached LearningCheck™ appvar extends concepts from the activity above. This LearningCheck appvar can be sent to your class using TI-Navigator.

After the Activity

Using TI-Navigator™, you can use the "slideshow" feature to discuss the questions from the quiz as a class.