Lately, I have been using various technology tools to increase interactivity within the classroom. I have moved toward smartphone apps that can readily engage students. Here’s my current list: Google Classroom – students can post comments and answer questions in real time Remind – this is a messaging service where I can instantly text message students without knowing their phone… Read more →
Desmos is a powerful online graphing utility. Below is a simple graph made with Desmos. You can click on it and then interact with the graph.
You can enter an expression like sin(x),cos(x) into the Google search box, and it will give you a graph that you can zoom in on and trace! Pretty simple – nothing to download! Can ditch the graphing calculator for just plain graphing. You can also check out the Desmos online calculator, which has many features. I found out about it… Read more →