the Active Algebra activities can be used either by individual pupils,
small groups or with the whole class using a projector or an interactive
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 on the right.
Results 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
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 and equations.
needs Flash player to be installed on your machine. If the polygon on
the right doesn't change, blink or wink then you probably need to download
the Flash player from the Macromedia site.
Click here to download.