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KS3/4 Maths - Demonstrating Dynamic Geometry

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Maths specialist and teacher Carol Knights demonstrates how dynamic geometry software can transform the teaching of mathematical concepts. Pupils can be engaged through interactive demonstrations, constructions and explorations.

Carol shows a demonstration and proof of the sum of the angles in a triangle, an interactive number line, and how to use the software to explore reflections, rotations and symmetry. She shows how to do some classic geometrical constructions and a visual illustration of Pythagoras' theorem.

Finally, she shows how the software can be used to create graphs and we see this facility used by a Year 7 class to explore the properties of straight line graphs.

Read a review of this video on the Teacher Training Resource Bank site.

Part of the series: New Heads

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