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
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.