Cake:Frosting (A look into a proper ratio of real math:cool tech)

With all the new technology in the classroom (see this post), I’ve been interested in trying out the new toys.  One of those toys is the 25 laptops (dell inspiron 11z, small and cheap) which are loaded up with some great software. For the Intro to Geometry unit, we go through the definitions, symbols, and nomenclature […]

Dynamic Geometry

Dynamic Geometry Software I have access to Geometer’s Sketchpad at school; its installed on a bunch of laptops and in a couple of computer labs.  Geogebra is a similar program but I do not have much experience with it. For the past 4 years I’ve done various “labs” with the Geometry students where they create […]