**Course Materials-**

CalculatorCalculator

**- TI-Nspire CX Handheld from Texas Instruments**

The

**is the latest in learning technology from Texas Instruments. This handheld device allows students to visualize mathematical concepts and to take an interactive role in their learning. Students will be assigned an**

*TI-Nspire CX***to use during class. Students are strongly**

*Nspire CX***to purchase the**

__encouraged__**for use at home. There are a**

*Nspire CX***limited**number of

**which may be checked out by students on a nightly basis, but there is not a guarantee that one will be available for all students who need to sign one out. Any student who wishes to sign out a**

*Nspires***must have an agreement form that is signed by a parent/guardian on file with Mrs. Pollman.**

*TI-Nspire*

**Mathematically proficient students-**- Make sense of problems and persevere in solving them.
- Reason abstractly and quantitatively.
- Construct viable arguments and critique the reasoning of others.
- Model with mathematics.
- Use appropriate tools strategically.
- Attend to precision.
- Look for and make use of structure.
- Look for and express regularity in repeated reasoning