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Topic: yellow calculators
Replies: 4   Last Post: Apr 10, 2013 10:17 PM

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Brian Grayson

Posts: 20
From: Ontario, NY
Registered: 6/25/09
RE: yellow calculators
Posted: Apr 10, 2013 6:34 PM
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I buy a paint marker (gold or silver) and go around the outer edge of the screen. It's pretty visible and takes just a few seconds to do.

From: owner-nyshsmath@mathforum.org [mailto:owner-nyshsmath@mathforum.org] On Behalf Of Meg Clemens
Sent: Wednesday, April 10, 2013 4:43 PM
To: nyshsmath@mathforum.org
Subject: yellow calculators

We are replacing some classroom EX-Spot TI-84s and want to convert the current classroom yellow calculators into student calculators (students check them out of the LRC). I am looking for ideas of how to mark up/disguise the EZ-Spot calculators so they will be easily identifiable as student use calculators, not classroom only use.

A long time ago, I spray painted covers of black TI-83s so they could be easily identified as school property. Unfortunately, it didn't take long for students to scratch the paint (sometimes w/ bad words, imagine that) so that the calculators looked awful. I'm looking for alternatives. Any ideas?

Meg Clemens
Canton NY



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