8 February 2K
Professional Development Session
3:00-4:45: The Geometer's Sketchpad
- Basic Tools and Menus
- Geometric Work: Basic constructions; Centroids
- Analytic Work: Slopes; Linear Equations; Graphing Polynomial Equations (degree>1)
- Evaluating today's GSP session
4:45-5:00: Planning for the Future
- Site Visits
- More GSP?
- Thinking about using POWs:
- How could you use a POW?
- How would it fit into your instructional plan?
- What other uses of technology would you like to explore?
- Software besides GSP and SimCalc?
- more about the Math Forum services?
- Internet search strategies