This session will examine how the TI-83+ can be used to improve instruction in Algebra II classes. We will look at different objectives from the Algebra II curriculum and examine several ways that calculators can improve student performance.
Before the Activity
Students should have access to TI-83 Plus or TI-84 Plus and a copy of the attached document.
During the Activity
This activity is a compilation of ways to use the TI 83 Plus in teaching many different Algebra II concepts.
After the Activity
Review student results and, as a class, discuss questions that appeared to be more challenging. Re-teach concepts as necessary.