Education Technology

Transforming Functions

Published on 06/09/2008

Activity Overview

Explore transformations on an absolute value graph. Apply what you learn to Square root and x-squared equations.

Before the Activity

Send the students the window settings and y1 through y7. Give handouts p1 and 2 the first day. Give handout p3 the second day. Send the quiz. Discuss the results. More details are on the first page of the instructions.

During the Activity

Please see attachments for more details.

After the Activity

Review student results:

  • As a class, discuss questions that appeared to be more challenging
  • Re-teach concepts as necessary