Nutria And The Disappearing Marsh
Young analysts examine changes in the nutria population, vegetation density, and marsh area over time in the wetlands of Louisiana. They import data and use the TI-73 Explorer to graph and analyze the effects of nutria on marsh loss.
5th - 8th Science 4 Views 6 Downloads
Comparing Decimals--Wider Isn't Always Larger!
If a number is longer, does that mean it is greater? Use a number line application of the TI-73 to compare and order decimals. By the lesson's end, the class will understand that the longer decimal is not always the largest decimal.
5th - 6th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Solving Systems of Linear Equations
Solving systems of equations underpins much of advanced algebra, especially linear algebra. Developing an intuition for the kinds and descriptions of solutions is key for success in those later courses. This intuition is exactly what...
8th - 9th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Linear Graphs Using Proportions and Rates
Using a TI-73 or other similar graphing calculator middle school math majors investigate the linear relationship of equivalent proportions. After a brief introduction by the teacher, class members participate in a timed pair share...
6th - 8th Math CCSS: Adaptable
The Disappearing Kelp Forest
Learners observe the effect "El Nino" left on kelp plants and sea urchins. They analyze the data collected by researchers, by graphing it on a TI calculator. Before graphing and analyzing the data, you may want to revisit the events of...
6th - 9th 21st Century Skills CCSS: Designed
Linear Relationships: Tables, Equations, and Graphs
Pupils explore the concept of linear relationships. They discuss real-world examples of independent and dependent relationships. In addition, they use tables, graphs, and equations to represent linear relationships. They also use ordered...
7th - 8th Math CCSS: Adaptable