Education Technology

Getting Started with the TI-Navigator™ System: Coordinate Graphing

Published on 06/09/2008

Activity Overview

This lesson introduces students to Activity Center and is intended to help them develop an initial conceptual understanding of how to plot a set of points using a coordinate grid and to create lists to represent the ordered pairs for graphing.

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 teacher document
  • Download the attached activity resource files to your computer
  • During the Activity

    Students will:

  • Understand relations and functions
  • Select and convert flexibly among relations and functions and use various representations for them
  • After the Activity

    Assess your students' understanding by using Send to Class, LearningCheck™and Class Analysis.