Content Showcase: Desmos Graphing Calculator Resources

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Do you use the Desmos graphing calculator? This amazing free resource provides a great deal of functionality. Media4Math's Desmos Resource Library is a collection of tutorials on key math topics. Subscribers can download these lessons as PowerPoint presentations. 

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Closed Captioned Video: Desmos Geometry Exploration: Angles

In this video tutorial angles are defined. Students are shown how to construct and measure using the Desmos geometry tools. The Desmos geometry tools can be found at www.desmos.com/geometry.

A Video Transcript is available for this tutorial at this Link.

Note: The download is Media4Math's guide to closed captioned videos.

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Definition of an Angle

Closed Captioned Video: Desmos Geometry Exploration: Intersecting Lines and Planes

In this video tutorial intersecting lines and planes are defined. Students are shown how to construct intersecting lines using the Desmos geometry tools. The Desmos geometry tools can be found at www.desmos.com/geometry.

A Video Transcript is available for this tutorial at this Link.

Note: The download is Media4Math's guide to closed captioned videos.

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Definition of a Line

Closed Captioned Video: Desmos Geometry Exploration: Lines, Rays, Segments

In this video tutorial lines, rays, and segments are defined. Students are shown how to construct and label lines, rays, and segments using the Desmos geometry tools. The Desmos geometry tools can be found at www.desmos.com/geometry.

A Video Transcript is available for this tutorial at this Link.

Note: The download is Media4Math's guide to closed captioned videos.

Other Closed Captioned Videos

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Definition of a Line

Closed Captioned Video: Desmos Geometry Exploration: Parallel and Perpendicular Lines

In this video tutorial parallel and perpendicular lines are defined. Students are shown how to construct parallel and perpendicular lines using the Desmos geometry tools. The Desmos geometry tools can be found at www.desmos.com/geometry.

A Video Transcript is available for this tutorial at this Link.

Note: The download is Media4Math's guide to closed captioned videos.

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Parallel Lines, Perpendicular Lines

Closed Captioned Video: Desmos Geometry Exploration: Planes

In this video tutorial planes planes and coplanar points and lines are defined. Students are shown how to construct coplanar, collinear, and non-collinear points using the Desmos geometry tools. The Desmos geometry tools can be found at www.desmos.com/geometry.

A Video Transcript is available for this tutorial at this Link.

Note: The download is Media4Math's guide to closed captioned videos.

Other Closed Captioned Videos

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Definition of a Plane

Closed Captioned Video: Desmos Geometry Exploration: Points

In this video tutorial points are defined. Students are shown how to construct and label points using the Desmos geometry tools. The Desmos geometry tools can be found at www.desmos.com/geometry.

A Video Transcript is available for this tutorial at this Link.

Note: The download is Media4Math's guide to closed captioned videos.

Other Closed Captioned Videos

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Definition of an Angle

Closed Captioned Video: Desmos Geometry Exploration: Types of Angles I

In this video tutorial different types of angles are defined, including acute, right, supplementary, and straight angles. Students are shown how to construct these types of angles using the Desmos geometry tools. The Desmos geometry tools can be found at www.desmos.com/geometry.

A Video Transcript is available for this tutorial at this Link.

Note: The download is Media4Math's guide to closed captioned videos.

Other Closed Captioned Videos

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Definition of an Angle

Closed Captioned Video: Desmos Geometry Exploration: Types of Angles II

In this video tutorial different types of angles are defined, including adjacent angles, complementary angles, supplementary angles, and vertical angles. Students are shown how to construct these types of angles using the Desmos geometry tools. The Desmos geometry tools can be found at www.desmos.com/geometry.

A Video Transcript is available for this tutorial at this Link.

Note: The download is Media4Math's guide to closed captioned videos.

Other Closed Captioned Videos

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Definition of an Angle

Desmos Activity: Equations of Parabolas 1

Derive the equation of a parabola with a vertex at the origin and focus at coordinates (0, f) using a Desmos graphing calculator. There is a companion worksheet for this activity, which subscribers can download. The worksheet is a PDF file.

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Graphs of Quadratic Functions

Desmos Activity: Equations of Parabolas 2

Derive the equation of a parabola with Focus at coordinates (a, c) and Directrix at y = c using a Desmos graphing calculator. There is a companion worksheet for this activity, which subscribers can download. The worksheet is a PDF file.

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Graphs of Quadratic Functions

Desmos Activity: Exploring Celsius-Fahrenheit Temperature Conversions

Explore Fahrenheit-vs-Celsius graphs using this Desmos graphing calculator activity. In this activity explore linear functions of the form y = mx + b. There is a companion worksheet for this activity, which subscribers can download. The worksheet is a PDF file.

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Graphs of Linear Functions

Desmos Activity: Exploring Cost-Versus-Time Graphs

Explore Cost-vs-Time graphs using this Desmos graphing calculator activity. In this activity explore linear functions of the form y = mx. There is a companion worksheet for this activity, which subscribers can download. The worksheet is a PDF file.

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Graphs of Linear Functions

Desmos Activity: Exploring Cost-Versus-Time Graphs 2

Explore Cost-vs-Time graphs using this Desmos graphing calculator activity. In this activity explore linear functions of the form y = mx + b. There is a companion worksheet for this activity, which subscribers can download. The worksheet is a PDF file.

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Graphs of Linear Functions

Desmos Activity: Exploring Cricket Chirps Vs. Temperature

Explore Cricket Chirps-vs-Temperature graphs using this Desmos graphing calculator activity. In this activity explore linear functions of the form y = mx + b. There is a companion worksheet for this activity, which subscribers can download. The worksheet is a PDF file.

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Applications of Linear Functions

Desmos Activity: Exploring Distance-Versus-Time Graphs

Explore Distance-vs-Time graphs using this Desmos graphing calculator activity. This activity explores linear functions of the form y = mx. There is a companion worksheet for this activity, which subscribers can download. The worksheet is a PDF file.

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Graphs of Linear Functions

Desmos Activity: Exploring Distance-Versus-Time Graphs 2

Explore Distance-vs-Time graphs using this Desmos graphing calculator activity. This activity explores linear functions of the form y = mx + b. There is a companion worksheet for this activity, which subscribers can download. The worksheet is a PDF file.

Related Resources

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Graphs of Linear Functions

Desmos Activity: Exploring Hooke's Law

Explore Hooke's Law using this Desmos graphing calculator activity. In this activity explore linear functions of the form y = mx. There is a companion worksheet for this activity, which subscribers can download. The worksheet is a PDF file.

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Graphs of Linear Functions

Desmos Activity: Exploring Quadratic Functions in Standard Form

Explore quadratic functions in standard form using this Desmos graphing calculator activity. In addition to graphing the parabola, it tracks the coordinates of the vertex and the axis of symmetry. There is a companion worksheet for this activity, which subscribers can download. The worksheet is a PDF file.

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Graphs of Quadratic Functions

Desmos Activity: Exploring Quadratic Functions in Vertex Form

Explore quadratic functions in vertex form using this Desmos graphing calculator activity. In addition to graphing the parabola, it tracks the coordinates of the vertex and the axis of symmetry. There is a companion worksheet for this activity, which subscribers can download. The worksheet is a PDF file.

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Graphs of Quadratic Functions

Desmos Activity: Exploring the Slope Formula

Use a custom Desmos graphing calculator activity to explore the slope formula. The Desmos activity includes the slope formula equation. Students input the values for the two coordinates. They can also use the provided sliders to input the values. The Desmos interactive will calculate the slope of the line connecting the two points, as well as the graph of the line itself.

There is a companion worksheet for this activity, which subscribers can download. The worksheet is a PDF file.

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Slope

Desmos Activity: Linear Equations in Point-Slope Form

In this graphing calculator activity, have your students explore how to convert linear equations in point-slope to a linear function in slope-intercept form. This Desmos template allows students to explore the effect of changes in the values of coordinates of the point and the slope of the line. A companion downloadable worksheet uses the graphing calculator template to explore the properties of these linear equations and functions.

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Point-Slope Form

Desmos Activity: Linear Equations in Standard Form

In this graphing calculator activity, have your students explore how to convert linear equations in standard form to a linear function in slope-intercept form. This Desmos template allows students to explore the effect of changes in the values of A, B, and C in the standard form and m and b in the slope-intercept form. A companion downloadable worksheet uses the graphing calculator template to explore the properties of these linear equations and functions.

Note: The download is a PDF worksheet.

Slope-Intercept Form, Standard Form

Desmos Activity: Linear Functions 1: y = mx

In this graphing calculator activity, have your students explore linear functions of the form y = mx. This Desmos template allows students to explore the effect of changes in the slope have on the graph of the line. A companion downloadable worksheet uses the graphing calculator template to explore the properties of these linear functions.

Note: The download is a PDF worksheet.

Slope-Intercept Form

Desmos Activity: Linear Functions 2: y = x + b

In this graphing calculator activity, have your students explore linear functions of the form y = x + b. This Desmos template allows students to explore the effect of changes in the y-intercept have on the graph of the line. A companion downloadable worksheet uses the graphing calculator template to explore the properties of these linear functions.

Note: The download is a PDF worksheet.

Slope-Intercept Form

Desmos Activity: Linear Functions 3: y = mx + b

In this graphing calculator activity, have your students explore linear functions of the form y = mx + b. This Desmos template allows students to explore the effect of changes in the slope (m) and the y-intercept (b) have on the graph of the line. A companion downloadable worksheet uses the graphing calculator template to explore the properties of these linear functions.

Note: The download is a PDF worksheet.

Slope-Intercept Form