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Topic: calculators in eight grade algebra I
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Karen Dee Michalowicz

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Re: calculators in eight grade algebra I
Posted: Apr 11, 1995 5:30 AM
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According to Jason Carl Ross:
> Next year, the Algebra I students will be allowed to use calculators on
> the Algebra I end of year test (in Mississippi). The other teacher and
> myself were trying to decide which type of calculators to purchase for
> their used next school year and on the test. We were leaning toward the
> TI-82 even though there is a lot we would never use. Any suggestions?
> The price is not necessarily a consideration. We want the most useful
> for us.
> --

Look at the new TI80 which was designed for middle school and
up students. I use 82s with all my middle school students.



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