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GPS Alignment Course - Houston County

 

Objectives
 

The purpose of this course is for teachers to:

·         Develop mathematical content knowledge

·         Explore mathematical investigations using technology

·         Become more technology proficient

·         Align mathematical investigations with Georgia Performance Standards

The participants in this course will be expected to:

·         Complete 5 write-ups and align work with the GPS’s

·         Complete 5 write-ups that align to given GPS’s

·         Complete 2 lesson plans aligning with GPS’s

Instructors

Dana Walker (WRHS)     dwalker@hcbe.net

Liz Carroll (PMS)           lcarroll@hcbe.net

Geometer’s Sketchpad Consultant:  Shirl Williams (HCHS)   (swilliams@hcbe.net)

 

Dates for Classes

June 6 - 10, 13

8:30 am - 4:30 pm

 

Participant pages

 

  Daily Agendas

         

        

  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.