Education Technology

Say What You Mean!

Published on 11/30/2005

Activity Overview

This is a fun activity that has students determining how grades could be adjusted should a curve be given. Students will experiment with lists and stat plots to determine if their adjustments create a line or a curve when plotted on a graph.

Before the Activity

You may have students gather data in several ways.

  • key in grades by hand into List 1
  • Have one student key in grades then use link cables to send from student to student.
  • Send students the list through the TI-Navigator ™ system
  • During the Activity

    Please see Teacher worksheet for more details.

    After the Activity

    Please see Teacher worksheet for more details.