# Tag Archives: calculator

## Using Desmos on iPads… for the Math 8 STAAR Test… Take 3

This past week, we completed our third lap of using the iPad app “Desmos Test Mode” on the Math 8 STAAR test (with the option of also using a TI handheld graphing calculator). If you’d like to see what we’ve … Continue reading

Posted in Algebra 1, Pre-Algebra
Tagged Algebra, assessment, calculator, Desmos, Desmos Test Mode, iPad, Math 8, STAAR
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## Festive Fractivities: An Annual Tradition!

After semester exams, we ALL need a break. The novel topic of fractals is a welcome change of pace. I usually conduct my fractal mini-study for two class periods right before the holiday. Day 1: Introduction to Fractals and Creating … Continue reading

Posted in Algebra 1, Pre-Algebra
Tagged app, calculator, exponential, Fractal, Sierpinski, similar, triangle
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