Browsing: All Content Browse discussions 
Login to Subscribe / Save Results

Resource Name 
Topic (Course) 
Technology 
Type 
$? 
Rating 

Fractris Problem

Adding fractions (Math 4)+ 
Java Applet 
Activity 

[0]

This problem deals with basic addition of fractions. However, some of the questions also encourage students to investigate different ways to get the fractions to add up to 1. By multiplying all the fr...
More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,...

Mosaic Problem

Adding fractions (Math 4)+ 
Java Applet 
Activity 

[0]

This problem deals with basic addition of fractions. In addition, the second question brings up basic ideas of calculus, i.e. using smaller and smaller rectangles to approximate an irregular shape. Th...
More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,...

Number Sequences: III

Addition (Math 3)+ 
Computer 
Activity 
$ 
[1]

Alterable worksheet in which students fill in the missing numbers in sequences, counting forwards and backwards in 6's, 7's, 8's, 9's, 10's, 11's, 15's, 19's, 21's, and 25's. Fee required to print; s...
More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,...

Integer Arithmetic

Addition (Math 6)+ 
Java Applet 
Activity 

[0]

These guided, interactive activities use number lines, color chips, and a variety of scenarios to help students understand what an integer is and how to do signed addition, subtraction and multiplicat...
More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,...

Leonardo da Vinci Activity

Algebra (Math 4)+ 
Java Applet 
Activity 

[0]

Students answer the question: Is the ratio of our arm span to our height really equal to 1? If an emphasis is given to a/h = 1, this can be an engaging activity using variables. Use a spreadsheet to w...
More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,...

Traffic Jam Activity

Algebra and expressions (Math 5)+ 
Java Applet 
Activity 

[2]

A classroom activity, to be explored through large movement experience, manipulatives, and an interactive Java applet. Students then revisit the activity, look for patterns, and write the answer algeb...
More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,...

"Picking" Your Way through Are...

Algebra and expressions (Math 6)+ 
TINspire 
Activity 

[0]

In this activity, students will discover Pick’s Theorem by ﬁnding the relationship between area and the number of boundary points and interior points of a lattice polygon.
More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,...

Law of Sines Ambiguous Case

Ambiguous Case (Trigonometry) 
Sketchpad 
Activity 

[1]

Use a Geometer's Sketchpad file to investigate the ambiguous case of the law of sines.
More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,...

PoolARama

Angles (Geometry) 
Java Applet 
Activity 

[0]

Place your bets on whether the pool ball will get into the pocket after choosing how to make your move.
More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,...

The Art Gallery Problem

Angles (Geometry)+ 
TINspire 
Activity 

[0]

The question of where patrons should stand to enjoy the best view of a painting is one that art gallery curators must consider on a regular basis. For this activity, we will consider a painting that i...
More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,...

Examining Angles in Polygons

Angles of polygons (Math 7)+ 
Sketchpad 
Activity 

[0]

Help students to discover or reinforce the angle formulas associated with polygons. Includes an activity in PDF format and a prepared sketch.
More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,...

Parabola!

Applications (Algebra)+ 
Calculator 
Activity 

[0]

This file describes an experimental setup (using a motion detector) in which a ball's distance from start is recorded as the ball rolls up then down an inclined plane. It includes a simulation applet...
More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,...

Computer Project 2

Applications of Derivatives (Calculus) 
Computer 
Activity 

[1]

Some suggestions for experimentation with a polynomial function in various Newton's Method applets.
More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,...

Newton's Method Examples for f...

Applications of Derivatives (Calculus) 
Computer 
Activity 

[2]

Three example expressions for use with the Newton's Method program.
More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,...

Principles of Calculus Modelin...

Approximating rate of change (Calculus) 
Computer 
Activity 

[1]

Exercises on average and instantaneous rates of change (PDF).
More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,...

The Legacy of Newton, Galileo,...

Approximating rate of change (Calculus) 
Computer 
Activity 

[1]

A quiz (with answers) on average and instantaneous rates of change.
More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,...

Geometric Dartboards

Area (Math 5)+ 
TINspire 
Activity 

[0]

In this activity, students create a geometric dartboard where they will explore ﬁnding the theoretical and experimental probability of a “dart” hitting one of their shapes within the dartboard....
More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,...

Calculate the Area of a Trapez...

Area (Math 6)+ 
TI83/TI84 
Activity 

[1]

Stepbystep directions on how to use the Area Formulas App to calculate the area of a trapezoid.
More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,...

Area Function Exercise

Area of a region (Calculus) 
Computer 
Activity 

[1]

Explore the graph of an area function, that is, a function defined as the integral of another function.
More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,...

Derivative Definition Exercise

As the lim. of the diff. quot. (Calculus) 
Computer 
Activity 

[1]

Investigate different definitions of the derivative.
More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,...

Principles of Calculus Modelin...

As the lim. of the diff. quot. (Calculus) 
Computer 
Activity 

[1]

Exercises on derivatives and the limit definition of the derivative (PDF).
More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,...

Secant/Tangent Exercise

As the lim. of the diff. quot. (Calculus) 
Computer 
Activity 

[1]

Use the Secant/ Tangent Applet to investigate the limit of the difference quotient for a particular function.
More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,...

The Derivative: Quiz

As the lim. of the diff. quot. (Calculus) 
Computer 
Activity 

[1]

Quiz (with answers) on derivatives and the limit definition of the derivative.
More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,...

Limits at Infinity: Quiz

Asymptotic behavior and limits (Calculus) 
Java Applet 
Activity 

[1]

Quiz (with answers) on limits as x approaches infinity.
More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,...

Principles of Calculus Modelin...

Asymptotic behavior and limits (Calculus) 
Computer 
Activity 

[1]

Exercises on limits as x approaches infinity (PDF).
More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,...

Page 1
2
3
4
5
6
...
10
...
20
...
30
...
40
...
50
...
60
...
70
...
80
...
90
...
100
...
110
...
120
...
130
...
140
...
150
...
160
...
170
...
180
...
190
next »
