Who should take this course
Teachers of geometry and secondary mathematics teachers in grades 7-12
who want to integrate CabriJr technology in their classes. This course does not
teach geometry content.
TI educational technology used
TI-83 Plus or TI-83 Plus
Silver Edition, TI-84 Plus or TI-84 Plus Silver Edition, TI-GRAPH LINK™ cable,
TI-GRAPH LINK 83 or TI Connect™ software. Note: The TI technologies are not
included in the cost of the course.
This course introduces ways of
incorporating graphing technology into your geometry lessons to enrich
instruction and extend your students' comprehension. Essential geometry topics
such as Intersecting Lines, Angles and Transversals, Translations, Reflections,
Rotations, Dilations, Transformations, Triangles, Quadrilaterals, Area
Relationships, Chords, Secants, and Tangents, and Circles.
focus of this course is to learn to use the TI-83 and TI-84 family of graphing
calculators and Cabri Jr. to enhance the teaching and learning of geometry.
course contains 27 learning modules written by experienced teachers. These 27 modules cover geometry principals, theorems,
properties, and phenomena using the Cabri Jr. App for the TI-83/84 Plus graphing
Each module has 2-4 lessons as well as tips and hints on integrating the
graphing calculator into your lessons plans. Each lesson contains constructions and explorations. You will
follow the instructions in each lesson on your TI graphing calculator. Possible
lesson extensions are included throughout. Self checks are included with each
View the MTH 595AN syllabus.