 Geometry Online  Cynthia Lanius
Geometry activities from a geometry class at Milby High School in Houston, Texas. Topics include: History of Geometry (contributions of Egyptians, Babylonians, and Greeks, with links to biographies of major contributors to geometry); Hidden Polygons (locate
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 geometrysoftwaredynamic  Math Forum
A discussion group accessible as a Webbased discussion, a mailing list, or a Usenet newsgroup. This group focuses on discussion of such geometry software programs as The Geometer's Sketchpad and Cabri Geometry II. Read and search archived messages; and
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 The Goal Angle Problem  Ken Koedinger
Two solutions to the following problem: as you are running down a soccer field with the ball, when is the angle subtended by the goal at its maximum? There is also a sketch illustrating a construction used in one of the solutions (quadrature of the rectangle).
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 The Golden Ratio  Blacker, Polanski, Schwach; The Geometry Center
Introduction to the Golden Ratio and Fibonacci Sequence. Instead of simply supplying definitions and asking the student to engage in mindless practice, students work through several activities to discover the applications of the Golden Ratio and Fibonacci
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 GSP Files  Nate Burchell
This website includes GSP files that can be freely downloaded for educational use. The author has used these files in his classes to illustrate certain concepts in Precalculus, AP Statistics, and AP Calculus AB/BC.
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 GSP Lessons  Jim Wilson; Dept. of Mathematics Education, Univ. of Georgia
Sketches, using The Geometer's Sketchpad, illustrating a dozen problems in plane geometry, many with hints and solutions provided.
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 Heron's Calculation of Triangle Area (MSTE)  James P. Dildine; University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign (UIUC)
The area of a triangle can be calculated using a formula attributed to Heron of Alexandria. This calculation requires that the lengths of all three sides be known. This activity includes an Excel file to calculate the area of a triangle, and Java and
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 High School Geometry Lessons  Jeffrey P. Bannish
Narrated screencast lessons, most between seven and fifteen minutes long, created to accompany the McDougal Littell high school geometry textbook. Bannish explains theorems and concepts visually, and also works select textbook example problems, often
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 The impact of dynamic geometry software on learning  Bryan Dye; MathsNet
A paper that aims to measure the impact of use of dynamic geometry software on learning via the Internet; to compare various software packages, for example: Geometer's sketchpad, Cinderella, and CabriGeometre; and to measure the impact of "home learning"
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 Interactive Geometry Classroom Resources  CIGS, Math Forum
Links to downloads and classroom resources for dynamic geometry programs: the Geometer's Sketchpad; Cabri Geometry; Cinderellas Café (Java geometry software  German); Dr Geo (multilingual software for IBM PC); Euklid (Windows shareware in German
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 Interactive Geometry with JavaSketchPad  Bryan Dye; MathsNet
Java applets illustrate geometrical figures (circle, cuboid, equilateral, isosceles, and scalene triangles, kite, parallelogram, regular hexagon, octagon, pentagon, quadrilateral, square, rectangle, rhombus, trapezium); show what is meant by congruence,
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 Introduction à l'algèbre  Gilles G. Jobin, Projet Diderot
An interactive course, with extensive use of the Geometer's Sketchpad. Sommaire: Introduction générale; Conseils techniques; Test diagnostique (En chantier); Définitions et vocabulaire; Représentation sur la droite numérique;
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 Introduction to Symmetries  Chaim GoodmanStrauss; The Geometry Center
Studying symmetries called isometries, which preserve distances. Pattern and symmetry appear in virtually every human culture. Symmetry surrounds us, both in the natural world and in the world of human artifact... the arrangement of needles on a pine
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 Introduction to Vectors  Prof. Eugene Klotz, The Math Forum
Supplementary material to help students with their first encounter with vectors, and an experiment in the pedagogical possibilities of some modern technology: the World Wide Web has hypermedia capabilities which allow nonlinear use of documents of all
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 An Investigation of Monge's Theorem Using the Geometer's Sketchpad  Math 5337, The Geometry Center
This lab uses The Geometer's Sketchpad to explore the geometry of circles, culminating in the discovery of a famous result of the nineteenth century called Monge's Theorem and outlining a proof of the theorem using dilations. Part of Technology in the
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 Investigations in Projective Geometry  Dwayne Alvis and Wanda Nabors
How threedimensional scenery is reproduced on a twodimensional piece of paper. Construction exercises and a Geometer's Sketchpad file to download.
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 JavaGSP!  Annie Fetter, the Math Forum
A short tutorial: everything you need to know to make your first JavaSketchpad page. A quick reference, then some other features, details, and considerations you might want to familiarize yourself with if you choose to incorporate Java GSP into some of
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 JavaSketchpad Center  Key Curriculum Press
JavaSketchpad is software that lets you interact with or publish on the Internet sketches from The Geometer's Sketchpad, a Dynamic Geometry exploration environment for Macintosh and PC computers. JavaSketchpad can be used to share geometry work with people
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 JavaSketchpad DR3 Gallery  Key Curriculum Press
JavaSketchpad is software that lets you publish sketches from The Geometer's Sketchpad on the Internet. If you have a Javacompatible Web browser, visit this demo gallery for some examples of JavaSketchpad in use: Centroid; Stereo Icosahedron; Hypercube;
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 JavaSketchpad: Dynamic Geometry for the Internet  Key Curriculum Press
The Developer Release and Alpha Test Center (DR2) of the JavaSketchpad applet and Sketchpad HTML Converter. You will need the first component in order to drive any Web pages you publish that contain dynamic geometry sketches; you'll need the second component
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 Jim's GSP Library  Jim Wilson; Dept. of Mathematics Education, Univ. of Georgia
Geometer's Sketchpad (GSP) sketches to download, from a course on Algorithms and Computers in Mathematics Education: Centroid of a triangle; Orthocenter of a triangle; Circumcenter of a triangle; Circumcircle of a triangle; Incenter of a triangle, Incircle
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 Jim Wilson's Home Page  Dept. of Mathematics Education, Univ. of Georgia
Jim Wilson's page lists courses taught (e.g. Computers and Algorithms in Mathematics Education, Problem Solving in Mathematics), and papers on topics in geometry: Ratio of areas of two squares; Capturing Area and A Solution; Curve Building; Orthotravels;
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 Ken Brakke's home page
Home page of the Susquehanna University mathematics professor who coauthored The Physics of Microdroplets and developed Surface Evolver, a free interactive program for modeling liquid surfaces shaped by various forces and constraints. Brakke also offers
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 Key Curriculum Press
Publisher of innovative texts and software applications for teaching mathematics including the Geometer's Sketchpad (dynamic geometry), Fathom (dynamic statistics), TinkerPlots (dynamic data exploration and analysis), Michael Serra's textbook Discovering
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 Les Mathématiques  Gilles G. Jobin, Projet Diderot
Web resources, activities, lessons and tutorials for secondarylevel mathematics. Illustrated geometry theorems, with extensive use of the software package the Geometer's Sketchpad. Puzzles and games; algebra problems and adult education. Activités:
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 Les quatres opérations sur les nombres entiers  Gilles G. Jobin, Projet Diderot
An interactive course, with extensive use of the Geometer's Sketchpad. Sommaire: Introduction générale; Conseils techniques; Une définition des nombres entiers; L'addition; La soustraction; La multiplication; La division; La priorité
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 Lesson Plan For PartWhole Meaning For Rational Numbers  Michele Gahala
Students use the Geometer's Sketchpad and work as a class to represent parts of a whole using fractional parts of a triangle, and to determine the relation among parts of a whole that are unequalsized pieces.
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 Lessons, Tutorials, and Lecture Notes (Mathematics Archives)  University of Tennessee, Knoxville (UTK)
An extensive, alphabetical, annotated listing of sites providing course material for teachers and students of mathematics. Includes topics from almost every field of math, at every level: K12, college and beyond. Algebra; Analysis; Arithmetic; Calculus;
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 Mark's Maths and Excel Pages  Mark Dabbs
Geometry topics presented with the aid of downloadable Geometer's Sketchpad (GSP) files; see, in particular, Japanese temple geometry. Two comprehensive Tutorials in Excel spreadsheet form are provided for intermediate and advanced (VBA) users, and an
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 Materials for Math Teaching  Antonija Horvatek
Antonija Horvatek, a math teacher in Croatia, offers her Geometer's Sketchpad (.gsp) files and Power Point (.ppt) files that explain: fractions, decimal numbers, integers, rational numbers, equations, functions, perimeter and area, plane transformations,
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 Materials for using projector in math teaching  Antonija Horvatek
Geometer's Sketchpad and PowerPoint files for presenting fractions, decimals, integers, rational numbers, equations, functions, perimeter and area, plane transformations, the Pythagorean Theorem, threedimensional geometry, and statistics. Also available
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 Math 5337: Technology in the Geometry Classroom 
Sullivan, Burgiel, Osinga; The Geometry Center, Univ. of Minnesota
From the University of Minnesota's course in Computational Methods in Elementary Geometry, materials developed at the Geometry Center for teaching pre and
inservice teachers of highschool geometry interested in using technology in their classrooms.
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 MathBits.com  Frederick and Donna Roberts
Devoted to offering fun, yet challenging, lessons and activities in high school/college level mathematics and computer programming to students and teachers. Includes Teacher Resources for Algebra, Geometry, Algebra 2, and Statistics; Finding Your Way
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 Math Education for the 21st Century  Sarah Inkpen
"Technology is an essential part of our future, but technology alone will not educate us. Interactive software, information retrieval systems, multimedia presentations and virtual reality enhance understanding and facilitate knowledge building if and
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 Mathematical Golf Sketches  Math Forum
This activity for studying reflections finds the direction to hit a golf ball to get it to bounce off several walls and into the cup (includes a construction of the solution). See also the introduction to this activity (from the Math Forum's 1996 Summer
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 Mathematics Education Resources at Acadia's School of Education  David A. Reid, Acadia University
Learn how to design mathbags, make a fraction quilt set, and teach with algebra tiles. Activities include Folding Fractions, exploring systems of linear equations with Geometer's Sketchpad, and Deductive Euclidean Geometry, as well as two Java applets,
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 MathsNet  Bryan Dye
MathsNet is a collection of pages about mathematics education, information technology, the Internet, and "some straightforward 'sums'." Tips and downloads for logo, spreadsheets and graphs, winlogo, excel, omnigraph, and graphing calculators such as the
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 Math Teacher Link  Professional Development Consortium for Mathematics Teachers
A website designed to deliver professional development opportunities and classroom resources to teachers of mathematics, statistics, and related subjects at the high school and lower division college levels. Classroom resources include links to sites
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 Math WWW VL: Software  Dept. of Mathematics, Florida State University
Links to software sites for collegelevel mathematics.
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 Mathzone  Angelo Mingarelli, Carleton University
Mathzone features online calculus quizzes and exams, as well as one testing "everyday math." It also offers several downloadable programs, including a Javascript applet about the 3n+1 sequence, and a demo version of software that qualitatively plots polynomials
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 Maximum Volume & Area with the Geometer's Sketchpad  David Purdy, Wisconsin Heights High School, Mazomanie, WI
Common in calculus and advanced algebra texts, these wellknown optimization problems now appear in high school geometry texts as interesting explorations that integrate measurement, model building, polynomial functions and use of the graphing calculator.
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 Mechanical Linkages  Jackiw, Koedinger; Key Curriculum Press
Four sketches illustrating various mechanical linkages: a windshield wiper, a sewing machine, elevator doors, and Peaucellier's Linkage.
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 Miscellaneous Sketches: Conics, Pythagorean Theorem...  Key Curriculum Press
Sketches: describing the relationships of parabola, hyperbola, and ellipse from an eccentricity point of view; four ways to demonstrate (manipulate) Pythagorean theorem  shear & rotation, shear & translation, similarity, and tessellation; studying
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 Miscellaneous Sketches: Linear Sketch, MidRhombus...  Key Curriculum Press
Sketches: a dynamic display of the equation of a line as you move it around; an illustration of the midpoint figure of a quadrilateral; a tessellation made in the pattern of a Navajo rug; a sketch that draws the regular polygon with given internal angle;
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 Monge's Theorem and Desargues' Theorem, Identified  Thomas Banchoff; The Geometry Center
A unit that explains why Monge's Theorem and Desargue's Theorem are really two versions of the same theorem. Contains illustrative GSP sketches.
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 Multiplying Fractions  Millard Lewis, John Moore; Univ. of Georgia
An elementary lesson plan with a worksheet and an interactive exploration of the concept of 3/5 using the Geometer's Sketchpad. From Chapter 6: Rationals: Multiplication, Division, and Applications. A student folder from the Dept. of Mathematics Education/J.
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 Nils Ahbel  Deerfield Academy, Deerfield, MA
Access Ahbel's Blackboard courses as a guest to preview his teaching resources and download Excel files in algebra, functions, statistics, and trigonometry.
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 On This Day in Math  Pat Ballew
Mathematically significant events, births, deaths, and more, posted every calendar day. Ballew's blog reveals his thoughts on teaching math. His links and explanations written using The Geometer's Sketchpad include triangle medians; angle bisectors in
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 Orthocenter  Paul Kunkel
What is significant about the orthocenter of a triangle? Why does it even have a name? This investigation was prepared for a geometry teachers' workshop. It includes a lesson handout in Word format and was written for use in a computer lab with the Geometer's
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 Paper Cup Mathematics  Jerry Neidenbach, Sue Harvey, and Marilyn McArthur; Park City Mathematics Institute
In this classroom activity, a PCMI Resource for Teachers, students investigate whether paper cups roll out the pattern of an annulus and how you can tell, how the dimensions of the cup relate to the dimensions of the annulus, and whether you can predict
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