June 15 2000 Workshop at Westmont High School:

Mathematics Curriculum Modules, Technology, and The Illinois Learning Standards

Textbook Chapter Alignment

Algebra 1 McDougal Littell (Larson. Boswell, Kanold, Stiff)

Chapter/Section

Web Activity

ISAT Samples Page

2 Probability and Odds

Buffon Needle Simulation

http://www.mste.uiuc.edu/reese/buffon/buffon.html

Cereal Box Problem

http://www.mste.uiuc.edu/reese/cereal

Chi Squared Marble Test

http://www.mste.uiuc.edu/activity/marble

Homer Simpson on a Cliff – Will He Fall?

http://www.mste.uiuc.edu/activity/cliff

Monty’s Dillemma

http://www.mste.uiuc.edu/reese/monty/monty.html

p. 51#28 & 30

p. 45#6

5.4 Fitting a Line to Data

Regression Applet
http://www.mste.uiuc.edu/activity/regression

 

6.6 Stem and Leaf Plots – Mean, Median, and Mode

Descriptive Statistics

http://www.mste.uiuc.edu/hill/dstat/dstatintro.html

p. 50#24

p.46#9

7 Systems of Linear Equations

Solving Systems of Equations

http://www.mste.uiuc.edu/dildine/tcd_files/systems.html

http://www.mste.uiuc.edu/activity/partpiv

 

8.5 Exponential Growth Functions

Function ToolKit

http://www.mste.uiuc.edu/dildine/sketches/functions

Comparing X, 2X, 2^X, X^2

http://www.mste.uiuc.edu/dildine/line

p.46#10

9 Quadratic Equations

Function ToolKit

http://www.mste.uiuc.edu/dildine/sketches/functions

Quadratic Formula

http://www.mste.uiuc.edu/dildine/tcd_files/program9.html

p.46#10

9.8 Comparing Linear, Exponential, & Quadratic Models

Comparing X, 2X, 2^X, X^2

http://www.mste.uiuc.edu/dildine/line

p.46#10

11.1 Ratio and Percents

Percents Tutorial

http://www.mste.uiuc.edu/dildine/tcd_files/program1.html

p. 50#26

12.3 Distance and Midpoint Formulas

Coordinate Distance and Midpoint Formulas

http://www.mste.uiuc.edu/dildine/tcd_files/progam11.html

p.47#11

p.48#16

12.5 Pythagorean Theorem

The Pythagorean Theorem and Pythagorean Triples

http://www.mste.uiuc.edu/activity/triples

p. 45#7

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Geometry Prentice Hall (Bass, Hall, Johnson, Wood)

Chapter/Section

Web Activity

ISAT Sampler Page

2.1 Triangles

Area of a Triangle & Triangle Inequality

http://www.mste.uiuc.edu/dildine/heron

p.49 #19

5.3 Pythagorean Theorem

The Pythagorean Theorem and Pythagorean Triples

http://www.mste.uiuc.edu/activity/triples

p. 45#7

4.7 Bisectors and Locus

Parabolas

http://www.mste.uiuc.edu/dildine/sketches/parabola.htm

 

7.4 Perspective Drawing

Perspective Drawing

http://www.mste.uiuc.edu/m2t2/geometry/perspective

 

9 Coordinate Geometry

Coordinate Distance and Midpoint Formulas

http://www.mste.uiuc.edu/dildine/tcd_files/progam11.html

p.47#11

p.48#16

ISBE Site

Larger Projects and their Topic Areas

Sites to Visit

MSTE Curriculum Project

http://www.mste.uiuc.edu/tcd/curriculum

Passports Alignment

http://www.mste.uiuc.edu/floppy_text

MSTE Database

http://www.mste.uiuc.edu/html.f/k12.html

MSTE

http://www.mste.uiuc.edu