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Fractions - Exploring Part/Whole Relationships
Integers - Representing, Comparing & Ordering
Linear Growing Patterns - Representing
Trigonometric Functions - Graphing Sine (degrees)
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This information has been updated for version 1.1.2, released January 2017.
Features of the Tool
tool provides a vehicle for students to write solutions, sketch diagrams, create graphs and record their mathematical thinking.
Four backgrounds are available: blank paper, grid paper, isometric dot paper and lined paper.
Begin by choosing a background in either a windowed or non-windowed mode.
The French localization of the tool is called "Bloc-Notes" and can be accessed using the switch language button at the top right of the opening dialog.
of your work to share with your teacher or add to a portfolio.
Create a Graph
Demonstrate your thinking
Sketch 3D objects
Write a solution
Match a Grid to an Image
Use Multiple Images
Granola Bar Problem:
Sky has 3 granola bars to share with her friends. She'd like to give each person 2/3 of a bar.
How many friends can Sky share with?
Sample Work - Grade 5 student:
Features of the Tool:
Adjust the background type (grid, blank, isometric or lined) and colour.
Customize the various backgrounds including line/dot thickness and colour,
number of rows and columns and windowed vs non-windowed options.
Access a link to this wiki, a feedback form as well as copyright details and version number.
Switch between English and French.
Delete all your work and return the tool to its starting state.
Insert Image Button
Insert images into the tool.
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example of importing a Geoboard image
Swap the background and image layers.
Use elements of this panel to draw, write and type.
Available when an image is selected or some annotation is selected for editing.
How - To Videos
Videos are provided in two formats to allow for use on a greater variety of browsers and devices.
Exploring the Basic Functionality
The annotation video referred to in the above "How to" video has been delayed. Also, there have been significant improvements made to the annotation tools since the video was produced.
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