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Teaching the Pythagorean Theorem

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From: Claudia (for Teacher2Teacher Service)
Date: Apr 23, 1998 at 20:42:13
Subject: Re: Pythagorean Theorem

The BEST answer is for you to purchase, if you don't already have it, a
software program called The Geometer's Sketchpad from Key Curriculum Press.
It has several creative lessons on the Pythagorean Theorem which are just

See the Math Forum's dynamic geometry area:


Classroom resources:


where you can download a demo version to try out the program.

There is also a video your state department should have that was created in
California - there were 3 videos: 1) Pi, 2) Similarity and 3) The Pythagorean

Good luck!

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