Education Technology

Algebra II and the TI-83+

Published on 10/17/2008

Activity Overview

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.