Education Technology

Tackling Topic 5: Calculus in the IB® Mathematics Curriculum

When: Thursday, March 3, 2022 | 7 p.m. Central time
Technology: TI-84 Plus family, TI-Nspire™ CX technology
Presenter: Daniel Wilkie

“Calculus” is Topic 5 in both of the IB® math courses, “Applications and Interpretation” and “Analysis and Approaches.”

This webinar focuses on the Topic 5 activities on the Texas Instruments website, like the new “Bounded Areas” activity, how they align to the IB® curriculum, and how you can leverage either TI-84 Plus CE or TI-Nspire™ CX II graphing calculators in your classroom.

Join this webinar to:

  • Pinpoint the Topic 5 struggles from the exam, and how to improve on those topics
  • Discuss how Topic 5 was used on the Math Exploration, and how to improve on them
  • Explore one Topic 5 activity (or two, if time permits) showing both graphing calculator platforms

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Daniel Wilkie

IB® Mathematics Examiner and Teacher
Christ Church Episcopal School
Greenville, South Carolina

"As we are starting IBDP in our school this knowledge is pretty helpful. Knowing all about resources available to us and how to use them." — Pratap Sanker Eturi, Brainworks International School

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