Education Technology

Getting Started with the TI-Navigator™ System: Be The Point

Published on 06/09/2008

Activity Overview

This lesson introduces students to Activity Center and helps them understand coordinate planes and the use of symbolic rules to represent, analyze, and generalize a variety of patterns. Students will use Activity Center to model and interpret relationships between points in the coordinate plane.

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
  • During the Activity

  • Download the attached activity resource files to your computer


  • Students will:
  • Represent, analyze, and generalize a variety of patterns with tables, graphs, words, and, when possible, symbolic rules
  • After the Activity

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