Discriminant Teacher Resources
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The Rising Cost of College: Tuition, Financial Aid, and Price Discrimination
Are average college tuition and fees really rising in the United States? Here is a fascinating take on the rising cost of college tuition and how price discrimination may explain what is often seen as an insurmountable cost for higher education.
9th - 12th Math 9 Views 7 Downloads CCSS: Designed
This worksheet is part of the TI-Nspire lesson on the quadratic formula. Pupils determine the solutions of a quadratic function by looking at a graph and the discriminant. They use the quadratic formula to solve quadratic functions on their Ti-Nspire.
9th - 12th Math 3 Views 29 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Discriminant of Quadratic Equations
Defining the word "discriminant" in the context of the quadratic formula, Sal continues to guide viewers through the process of quadratic equations. The true value of this video, as in Sal's entire series, is the emphasis on truly understanding the mathematical process necessary to solve the problem.
10 mins 7th - 11th Math 4 Views 9 Downloads
Using the Charter of Rights and Freedoms to Examine Issues of Discrimination
High schoolers consider how discrimination hampers individual rights. In this diversity instructional activity, analyze the "Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms." Students then explore provided case studies and use the charter to aid them in classroom debates about discrimination.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 11 Views 43 Downloads
Discriminating Against the Zero
Young scholars explore the concept of quadratic equations. In this quadratic equations lesson, students find the roots or zeros of quadratic equations using the quadratic formula. Young scholars give examples of functions with 2 real, rational roots, 2 real, irrational roots, double roots, and no roots.
9th - 12th Math 3 Views 2 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Questions of Courage
Examine discrimination. In this character education lesson, learners read two biographies, Vivien Naki and Hamilton Naki then analyze their personal discrimination experiences. They complete a Venn diagram to compare and contrast the two viewpoints.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 15 Downloads
American Minority Groups
Explore the contributions individuals have made in the lives of American minority groups. Twelfth graders write a five-page expository piece providing a social history, examples of discrimination, and patterns of assimilation for an American minority group.
12th 21st Century Skills 3 Views 11 Downloads
To stand up can have many different meanings. Examine the different usages in English and relate one of these meanings to a short film about homophobic bullying. Class members view and discuss the film as well as a short reading passage written by a proponent of the program that sponsored the video.
9th - 12th Language Arts 7 Views 4 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Racial discrimination against the Chinese in the late 19th and early 20th centuries
Learners examine the stereotypes of Chinese immigrants to Australia in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. They evaluate the validity of these stereotypes and investigate various pieces of legislation that discriminated against the Chinese.
10th - 11th Social Studies & History 3 Views 3 Downloads
Voting and Discrimination
Pupils explore the history of voting and discrimination. In this Bill of Rights lesson, students listen to their instructor lecture on the Voting Rights Act of 1865 and amendments made to it. Pupils respond to discussion questions connected to the lecture.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 5 Views 12 Downloads
Islamic Faith and Discrimination
After the events on 9/11 many Muslim-Americans experienced discrimination because of their ethnicity and faith. Help break the cycle of ignorance by educating your students on the history, religion, and beliefs of a different culture. They have a before and after discussion based on viewing the Nick News segment: Keeping Faith: Muslim Kids in AMerica.
4th - 7th Language Arts 3 Views 0 Downloads
SIGHT READING RHYTHM PATTERNS
The perception of rhythms by reading and the ability to auditorily discriminate these rhythm patterns by listening to them performed by the teacher is practiced here. your students will work to create an eight-beat long rhythm pattern.
1st - 2nd Visual & Performing Arts 12 Views 130 Downloads
Qualifying to Vote Under Jim Crow
Literacy tests, poll taxes, grandfather laws? Scholars study the systematic ways African-Americans were kept from voting even after it was made a law. They analyze a series of primary source documents, complete a worksheet, and engaged in a class discussion.
8th - 10th Social Studies & History 6 Views 35 Downloads
Scapegoating and Othering
Scapegoating and "Othering" is the focus of a series of activities that ask groups to consider how these behaviors contribute to hatred and intolerance. Groups are given a scenario and discussion questions based on the situation. Whether used alone or as part of a longer study of discrimination, the activities are sure to have a powerful impact and will help learners develop the necessary skills to respond to such prejudice.
8th - 10th Language Arts 3 Views 14 Downloads
The Dragon of Brog: Stereotyping and Discrimination Social Justice Lesson Plan
Stereotyping and discrimination are explored in this social justice instructional activity. Students listen to the book Dragon of Brog, in which mythical characters experience discrimination. Then, they sculpt a magical character out of plasticene and write a related description of this character.
K - 2nd Visual & Performing Arts 19 Views 78 Downloads
How Do You Use The Discriminant to Determine the Number of Solutions of a Quadratic Equation?
What is the discriminant? The what? The discriminant? It has something to do with quadratic equations. It's used to determine how many answers a quadratic equation has, but what is it? It's an equation that is actually a part of the quadratic formula.
6 mins 8th - 11th Math 3 Views 1 Download
How Do You Find The Discriminant of a Quadratic Equation With No Solutions?
How can you determine if a quadratic equation has no solutions before the problems is solved? Use the discriminant! What's the discriminant? It's part of the quadratic formula. Watch the instructor go through the necessary steps to use the discriminant.
3 mins 8th - 11th Math 3 Views 0 Downloads