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 https://mste.illinois.edu/reese/buffon/buffon.html Cereal Box Problem https://mste.illinois.edu/reese/cereal Chi Squared Marble Test https://mste.illinois.edu/activity/marble Homer Simpson on a Cliff – Will He Fall? https://mste.illinois.edu/activity/cliff Monty’s Dillemma 
p. 51#28 & 30 p. 45#6 
5.4 Fitting a Line to Data 
Regression Applet 

6.6 Stem and Leaf Plots – Mean, Median, and Mode 
Descriptive Statistics 
p. 50#24 p.46#9 
7 Systems of Linear Equations 
Solving Systems of Equations 

8.5 Exponential Growth Functions 
Function ToolKit https://mste.illinois.edu/dildine/sketches/functions Comparing X, 2X, 2^X, X^2 
p.46#10 
9 Quadratic Equations 
Function ToolKit https://mste.illinois.edu/dildine/sketches/functions Quadratic Formula 
p.46#10 
9.8 Comparing Linear, Exponential, & Quadratic Models 
Comparing X, 2X, 2^X, X^2 
p.46#10 
11.1 Ratio and Percents 
Percents Tutorial 
p. 50#26 
12.3 Distance and Midpoint Formulas 
Coordinate Distance and Midpoint Formulas 
p.47#11 p.48#16 
12.5 Pythagorean Theorem 
The Pythagorean Theorem and Pythagorean 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 
p.49 #19 
5.3 Pythagorean Theorem 
The Pythagorean Theorem and Pythagorean Triples 
p. 45#7 
4.7 Bisectors and Locus 
Parabolas 

7.4 Perspective Drawing 
Perspective Drawing 

9 Coordinate Geometry 
Coordinate Distance and Midpoint Formulas 
p.47#11 p.48#16 
Larger Projects and their Topic Areas
Sites to Visit
MSTE Curriculum Project
https://mste.illinois.edu/tcd/curriculum
Passports Alignment
https://mste.illinois.edu/floppy_text
MSTE Database
https://mste.illinois.edu/html.f/k12.html
MSTE