# Teaching Mathematics with Technology

This is a tentative schedule that may be changed based on the needs of the students, the needs of the instructor, or any apocalyptic events that may occur during the semester.

### 1:

Monday

#### EduBlogs

• EduBlogs
• Plugins > search for LaTex
• Optional: Settings > Discussion > Default article settings > deselect "Allow people to post comments on new articles"
• Optional: Appearance

• LaTeX, $latex x^2$
• discuss fair use and images (e.g., Pixlr E or Photopea)
• Screenshots (Win10: Snipping tool; Mac: CMD+Shift+4; older: PrtScn)

#### Graphing calculators

Wednesday

Due today

Discuss preparation in small groups

#### Assignment: LaTeX and calculator programming

• LaTeX: \dfrac{}{}, \text{}

### 2:

Monday

Due today

#### Assignment: LaTeX and calculator programming (continued)

Wednesday

Due today

Test Riemann Sum programs

### 3:

Monday

Due today

#### Assignment: Programming with loops

• discuss: animation, FOR loops, variable reassignment
• UFO program

Wednesday

#### Assignment: Programming with loops

• FnOff
• Expand Riemann sums

### 4:

Monday

Due today

New groups

• Pros/cons programming
• Test cases for Riemann sums revisited

• basic spreadsheet computations and copying formulas
• GPA calculator: SUM(), VLOOKUP(), \$ operator
• Collatz conjecture: IF(), ISEVEN() or MOD(), COUNT()

Wednesday

### 5:

Monday

Due today

• conditional formatting

Wednesday

• Protect sheet

### 6:

Monday

Due today

#### Assignment: Interactive geometry

• introduce GeoGebra
• constructions and conjectures
• hidden objects
• circle with center and radius

Wednesday

#### Assignment: Interactive geometry

• sliders
• circle with center and radius
• conditions to show object
• polygons

Monday

Due today

Wednesday

• work day

### 8:

Monday

Wednesday

Due today

New groups

#### Assignment: Spreadsheets for assessment analysis

• formatting data: data to columns
• item analysis

Monday

Due today

• n/a

Wednesday

Due today

### 10:

Monday

#### Math practices activity

• workday
• schedule presentations by volunteer or rand()

Wednesday

#### Math practices activity

• group 1: Abbie, Bryce, Lacey
• group 2: Luke, Michael, Spencer
• group 3: Cali, Clara, Lauren
• group 4: Hunter, Kase

### 11:

Monday

Due today

• collect math-practices assessments from last class

Wednesday

Due today:

#### Tech activity

• introduction
• screen cast software (or Zoom?)
• work time

### 12:

Monday

#### Tech activity

• set schedule (rand())
• workday
• prepare screencasts for peer review

Wednesday

• n/a

### 13:

Monday

Due today:

• draft screencasts

Wednesday

Due today:

• 4 students

Monday

Due today:

• 4 students

Wednesday

Due today:

• 3 students