Math tools Promethean ActivInspire


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Math tools

When it comes to teaching math and science and showing students how to use things like rulers, protractors and compasses, can be a real challenge in the classroom. You can go to your local teacher's store and you can buy the really big three-foot long ruler that allows you to go to front of the room and model exactly how to measure things properly. Or you can buy the protractor and rulers that are clear and try to use a document camera to show students exactly what you're doing. The best solution I've found is to use ActivInspire's built-in rulers. Let's go ahead and add a couple of shapes and model for students exactly how to measure both the lengths, as well as the angles associated with the shapes.

To get started I'm going to go and click on the shape icon under my toolbar. I'm going to grab a quick triangle and drag it out. I'm also going to grab a quick square and drag it out. Now that I have got my shapes I'm going to go and click back on my select tool, and l...

Math tools
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Math tools provides you with in-depth training on Education + Elearning. Taught by Aaron Quigley as part of the Up and Running with Promethean ActivInspire

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Education + Elearning
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ActivInspire
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