Teacher Review (Not based on classroom experience) Reviewer: rebsterjane, Jun 9 2008 04:25:40:343PM |

Review based on: personal experience |

Appropriate for: introduction to a concept, practice of skills and understandings |

What math does one need to know to use the resource? Basics of the format of a linear equation (slope intercept form) |

What hardware expertise does one need to learn to use the resource? Basic computer skills |

What extra things must be done to make it work? Click and point mouse |

How hard was it for you to learn? Very Easy |

Explanation: All you have to do is manipulate the line and see the effects of slope and y-intercept |

Ability to meet my goals: Effective |

Recommended for: Algebra |

Student Review (Not based on classroom experience) Reviewer: Meeliemoo, Nov 8 2005 10:59:33:563PM |

Review based on: I am reviewing and searching for a technology class for secondary teachers. |

Appropriate for: practice of skills and understandings |

What math does one need to know to use the resource? One would need to know the basics about slope and just be able to explore more and see the interactive applet. |

What hardware expertise does one need to learn to use the resource? not any |

What extra things must be done to make it work? nothing |

How hard was it for you to learn? Easy |

Explanation: This applet is very well put together and expained. It makes sense and can easily be operated. |

Ability to meet my goals: Effective |

Recommended for: Math 7: Equations and functions, Linear relationships Algebra: Functions / Relations, Linear Equations, Linear Systems |

Tool: Exploring Linear Functions: Representational Relationships Reviews