Dru Smith MAT 675 Prof. Payne June 12, 2012
Webquests Hotlist Title
Buy A Car Algebra Webquest
This webquest involves buying a car that is cost effective. Students choose two different cars and will then analyze which car will be the best for their family based on cost of vehicle, annual gas costs, and annual cost of insurance.
Choosing A Cell Phone Plan an algebra webquest
http://imet.csus.edu/i met3/yee/portfolio/cel l_phone_webquest//
The task in this webquest is to help your family choose a cell phone plan that can replace their traditional (LAN) line. They will read articles, interview family members and use algebra I skills to decide.
Solving Word Problems in Algebra
http://education.iupui. edu/webquests/math/i ndex.htm
This webquest involves helping students with word problems. Students will research a specific type of word problem. They will then take notes on how to decode the specific word problem that they choose.
Mr. Moorâ€™s Math Class (Linear Relationships)
http://www.freewebs. Math Alebgra com/mistermoor/algeb rawebquest.htm
This webquest is designed to help students gain a better understanding of linear relationships. Students will investigate three real
world linear relationships. They then create a graph depicting these linear relationships. Quilting Our Way Through Geometry
http://its.guilford.k12. Math Geometry nc.us/webquests/quilts /quilts.htm
In this webquest students will be research quilts and how they qualities and properties relate to geometry. Students will create their own quilt and write descriptions on how that quilt relates to geometry.
The Nature of Mathematics
http://www.mrbromle y.com/personal/grad/ webquest/index.html
This webquest attempts to show how math concepts are related to real life situations. They will research and work with the Fibonacci Sequence, the Golden Ratio, and the Golden Rectangle. They will find instances of each of these in real life places/situations.
Finding Domain & Range
http://int.danville.k12. Math Pre Calculus pa.us/teacherweb/jkrei sher/math/precalc/do mainrangewebquest/w ebquesthome.html
As stated in the title this webquest is intended to teach students about domain and range as they relate to a set of points, functions, and functions in interval notation. Students complete a worksheet that requires them to do research in order to answer the questions.
Math Pre Calculus
involves the research of pendulum motion. Students research Galileo and his use of pendulums. They will then answer a series of questions that are related to Galileo and the research he did with pendulums.