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Middle schoolers find the areas of parallelograms, trapezoids, and triangles.  They use a geoboard on the Ti-73 to construct each shape and find its' area. Pupils record the lengths of the figures in tables on their paper.

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Resource Details

Grade
6th - 8th
Subjects
Math
2 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
Technology
Calculator
Year
2001