Teacher Review (Based on classroom experience) Reviewer: Craig, Oct 12 2004 03:28:25:730PM |

Classroom use in Courses and Topics: Algebra: One Variable Equations |

Duration of classroom use: One Class |

What did students learn? Solving equations with one variable |

What did students do with the resource? I had three students sitting together at a computer... they were discussing solution strategies, and EXPLAINING to each other why an answer was correct or not. |

How hard was it for students to use? Very Easy |

Other classroom comments: Students reported enjoying the tool. |

Appropriate for: practice of skills and understandings |

What math does one need to know to use the resource? Basic properties of equality (addition, subtraction, multiplication, division). |

What hardware expertise does one need to learn to use the resource? None. |

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

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

Explanation: Students had no difficulty whatsoever. |

Ability to meet my goals: Effective |

Recommended for: Algebra: One Variable Equations, Linear Equations |

Tool: True-Makers Review