Geometry

I. Class 1

A. Introduction to InterMath

  1. Goals
  2. Components of workshop and continued professional development
  3. Components of InterMath website (Investigations, Dictionary, Discussion Board, etc.)
  4. InterMath Investigations Geometry Clusters for extra practice
  5. Examples of what previous participants have done
  6. Discuss online portfolio
  7. Discuss the components and structure of a write-up (including extensions).

B. Introduction to Technology

  1. Web Page Development
  2. Uploading process
  3. Dynamic Geometry Software
  4. Activities to reinforce Geometer's Sketch Pad skills

C. Introduce idea of representations

  1. Importance and role of representations in problem-solving
  2. Work through an investigation focused on real-world representations as a whole class using Geometer's Sketchpad

D. Discuss the components and structure of a write-up (including extensions)

Return to the Geometry Syllabus.