Student Directions

Throughout the year students will learn about Algebraic concepts which include linear, quadratic, and exponential functions (Timeline). Two weeks in March will be devoted to the development of real world applications of these functions in the form of online tutorials. The online tutorials can be created in any of the multimedia applications:

  • Powerpoint
  • IMovie
  • Photostory
  • Adobe Captivate (using Tablet PC)
  • Garage Band
  • MovieMaker

Students will form groups of 3-4 and will be assigned a specific algebraic function. Students will need to develop:

  • An outline which includes details about the algebraic function , application of function, and presentation details
  •  Storyboard of presentation (Storyboard)
  •  5-7 minute multimedia presentation

Projects will be posted on InClass as online tutorials for all students and guests to view.  

Sample flash video 

Download flash file: (football gravity)

Students will be graded on
creativity, collaboration, use of technology, and understanding of Algebra concepts and their application to the real-world (Assessment Rubric).