I attended (5/11/2020) a 2 hour webinar that was very good.
It was very good. They have good goals and good guiding principles.
https://geometricfunctions.org/fc/ is the main website.
Workshop agenda and links are here: https://geometricfunctions.org/fc/present/online-workshop-05-11-2020/
For Web Sketchpad (this is a free, web, version of Geometer’s Sketchpad, see the graphic for a good place to start.
If you append the ‘queries’ in the graphic you can get more information.
Webinar Forging Connections (39 here)
Running the webinar: Karen Hollebrands – NC state Math educator
Lead with geometry!!
There are goals and guiding principles.
https://geometricfunctions.org/fc/ – intended for HS students. There are also areas for T-Ed studs, T-ed T’s.
Karen Hollebrands, Allison McCulloch; Kristen Fye, Daniel Scher (web sketchpad developer), Scott Steketee
Identify functions activity
Points are Paired. 1 moves (independent) 1 doesn’t (dependent)
- Came from Geometer’s sketchpad
- Web based
- Free for education use. Can’t make money using it.
- Tools can be given or taken away
- Introductory Videos
- Tool Library
- WebSketch Viewer
- NOTE: there is more than 1 compass. And one is a collapsing (Euclidean!) compass
- Web sketchpad has an interesting way