ALEX Lesson Plans
Subject: Mathematics (9 - 12), or Technology Education (9 - 12)
Title: Explore the Transformations of Linear and Absolute Value Functions Using Graphing Utilities.
Description: This inquiry lessons allows students to explore the rigid and nonrigid transformations of linear and absolute value functions using a graphing utility. This lesson plan was created as a result of the Girls Engaged in Math and Science, GEMS Project funded by the Malone Family Foundation..
Thinkfinity Lesson Plans
Title: Difference of Squares
Description: In this lesson, from Illuminations, students explore arithmetic statements leading to a result that is the factoring pattern for the difference of two squares. Students analyze and represent patterns with symbolic rules, compare quantities with integers, and learn to communicate mathematical thinking to peers and teachers.
Thinkfinity Partner: Illuminations
Grade Span: 6,7,8