Geometer's Sketchpad is here!
@ Rockdale High School
What is Geometer's Sketchpad?
The program comes with program files to help deepen students' understanding of such concepts as slope, geometric transformations, and arithmetic on integers.
Exploring Algebra I
Exploring Algebra II
Pythagoras Plugged In
- Each module is accompanied by an access code that allows you to download a collection of Sketchpad sketches.
- Many activities include sketches designed for use with an interactive whiteboard or projector, and Presenter Notes that help you lead a class discussion.
- Activity Notes guide you in introducing the sketch, exploring mathematical concepts with students through interactive models or constructions, and anticipating student questions and responses.
- Student Worksheets give students step-by-step guidance, and pose "what-if" questions that promote deeper exploration and understanding.