# 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 unforeseen events that may occur during the semester.

### 1. Introductions

### Tuesday

Introductions #. assign groups #. class introduction #. syllabus scavenger hunt Google Drive #. Extensions > search for LaTeX #. instructions #. LaTeX example, \$\$ x^2 + \sqrt{4} + \frac{1}{3} \$\$ Assignment: About Me #. create links #. discuss fair use and images (e.g., Pixlr E or Photopea) #. Screenshots (Win10: Snipping tool; Mac: CMD+Shift+4; older: PrtScn) #. Share > Anyone with the link: Viewer Task: Graphing calculator scavenger hunt
### Thursday

Due today

- Submit the About Me page - Finish scavenger hunt

Discuss scavenger hunt in small groups

Desmos #. https://www.desmos.com/ #. Quickstart guide: points of interest, colors, function notation, piecewise, derivatives #. Sliders (eye example) #. Build "activity" for horizontal and vertical shifts (example) (add vertical and horizontal stretch if time permits) #. introduce Desmos bonus Assignment: LaTeX and calculator programming #. Crossed ladders problem #. LaTeX: \frac{}{}, \text{}

### 2. Calculator programming

### Tuesday

Due today

- Try Programming introduction on own - Desmos bonus Assignment: LaTeX and calculator programming (continued) #. discuss calculator programming introduction & catalog tip #. try additional challenges (tip: start small then build) #. review Riemann sums: Wolfram, Interactive Mathematics (e.g., x^2 on [1,4] using midpoints and 3 rectangles) #. Riemann Sums work time
### Thursday

Due today

- LaTeX and calculator programming

Test Riemann Sum programs

Assignment: Programming with loops #. Code.org » The Maze #. Snap! introduction #. start Koch's snowflake

### 3. Programming with loops

### Tuesday

Due today

- Try Animation & loop introduction Assignment: Programming with loops #. discuss: animation, FOR loops, variable reassignment #. UFO program
### Thursday

Assignment: Programming with loops #. FnOff (for UFO program?) #. Expand Riemann sums