the Active Algebra activities can be used either by individual
pupils, small groups or with the whole class using a projector
or an interactive whiteboard.
Algebra activities can be evaluated
on this website but a password is required to remove a message
that will appear on the screen. A password (annual subscription)
can be purchased for the Active Algebra website. The
activities can be used by pupils and teachers in school
and at home.
to use the activities ....
Most of the activities involve using sliders to input variables.
Try the example below.
can be saved in a table by clicking on the 'record results'
this button to return to the index page.
range of activities that give pupils the opportunity to
use ICT to carry out investigations.
applications of algebra involving finding a formula which
generates the general term of a sequence. These activities
enable pupils to justify their formulae from physical patterns
thus allowing them to 'prove' their solutions.
Elephant Wallpaper is all about repeating patterns.
selection of games involving functions, number sequences
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