After activating prior knowledge and presentation of new skills, students will be collecting and evaluating data to interpret the line of best fit and y-intercept in order to develop an equation in point-slope form to represent the data.
General Information
Subject(s): Mathematics
Grade Level(s): 9, 10, 11, 12
Intended Audience:
Educators
Suggested Technology:
Computer for Presenter, Internet Connection, Basic Calculators, LCD Projector, Adobe Flash Player, GeoGebra Free Software (Download the Free GeoGebra Software)
Instructional Time:
4 Hour(s)
Resource supports reading in content area:Yes
Freely Available: Yes
Freely Available: Yes
Keywords: Graph, Line of Best Fit, Correlation, Slope (rate of change), Y-Intercept (constant term), Slope-Intercept Form
Instructional Component Type(s):
Lesson Plan,
Worksheet,
Problem-Solving Task,
Assessment,
Formative Assessment
Instructional Design Framework(s):
Direct Instruction
Resource Collection:
FCR-STEMLearn Algebra