Education Technology

Getting Started with the TI-Navigator™ System: Discount Savings

Published on 10/17/2008

Activity Overview

This lesson is intended to introduce students to Activity Center and help them develop an understanding of sale information to compute discounts, discount rates, original prices, and sale prices.

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

    Students will:

  • Identify essential quantitative relationships in a situation and determine the class or classes of functions that might model the relationships.
  • After the Activity

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