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Descartes 3

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Author:Ministry of Education, Culture, and Sport, Spain
Description: Create interactive math lessons in web page format with this applet, or download any of more than 60 already created applets (ranging from "representing numbers on a straight line" to "tables and algebraic terms," from "geometry and a game of billiards" to "applications of the derivative"). The site also includes Teaching Units--an electronic mathematics book for secondary school students, organized according to the school year. Available only in Spanish: Applications (pages developed by teachers for Descartes, organized according to subject area); Miscellany (a selection of tools made with Descartes ready for immediate use in the classroom); and Experiences (lesson plans that show how other teachers have put Descartes into practice in the classroom). Download Descartes as well as its accompanying teaching units and applications, or request the CD-ROM.

Levels: Elementary, Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)
Languages: English, Spanish
Resource Types: Collections, Instructional Packages/Games, Web Interactive/Java

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