Course DescriptionLearn to use the TI-83Plus/84Plus calculator to teach mathematical concepts in basic algebra, intermediate algebra, and algebra I curriculum. Investigate the connection between multiple intelligences and technology. Engage in real-world activities that you can immediately use in the classroom to teach all students and align with Common Core State Standards. Understand scientific notation, functions and graphs, recursion, linear, quadratic and exponential growth, basic trigonometry, one-variable statistics and data plots, central tendency, data collection activities, and matrices for solving systems of linear equations.
Learner OutcomesUpon completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- Demonstrate proficiency in the use of the TI-83Plus and TI-84 Plus family of graphing calculators and TI-Connect for teaching and learning mathematics in the algebra classroom.
- Create mathematics activities for secondary students using the ideas, skills and strategies in the activities presented in this course.
- Create an instructional unit incorporating use of graphing technology and align with Multiple Intelligences.
- Design lesson plans that align with CCSS and Multiple Intelligences.