InterMath | Workshop Support

Geometry Course - Houston County

 

Objectives | Instructors | Dates | Participants | Daily Agendas | Web Page Directions | Links

 

Objectives

The purpose of this course is for teachers to:

·     Develop mathematical content knowledge

·     Explore mathematical investigations using technology

·     Become more technology proficient
 

The participants in this course will be expected to:

·     Complete 6 write-ups

·     Complete 2 lesson plans

·     Complete 6 - 6th grade Assessments

·     Pass a Vocabulary Test

·     Pass the Final Exam

 

Instructors

Shirl Williams (HCHS)   swilliams@hcbe.net
Stacy Brantley           sbrantley@hcbe.net

 

Dates for Classes

July 12 - 14, 19 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
July 20 - 21 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

 

Participant pages

 

  Daily Agendas
   
   
Link to 6th Grade Tasks

       

Day 1 Day 2

 

Day 3 Day 4
Day 5 Day 6

       

 Directions for uploading files to InterMath web server

 

How to put documents into your folder:

1)    Go to http://www.intermath-uga.gatech.edu/ftp

2)    Enter your username and password

3)    Open the houston-geo-sum05 folder.

4)    Open your folder.

5)    Click “browse” under Upload Files.

6)    Find the document you want to copy (upload).

7)    Click open.

8)    Click upload.

9)    Your web-page will be:

http://www.intermath-uga.gatech.edu/tweb/houston-geo-sum05/name/name.htm

** name is first initial plus last name, e.g. Shirl Williams is “swilliams”

 

 

  Useful Links

30 day free trial of Geometer's Sketchpad

Introduction to Geometer's Sketchpad
Tutorial on Geometer's Sketchpad from Annenberg/CPB Learner.org. This web site gives instruction on creating constructions for various objects.

Basic Skills with GSP
Downloadable GSP-based tutorials that introduces the user to basic and common features of GSP.  This is an interactive tutorial.

The Virtual Institute
Two page tutorials on GSP basics.