Did she make it???

Did she make it???

Author: Sarah Tao

Algebra TEKS: A.7A, A.6C, A.6B, A.7B, A.8B, A.6A

Mrs. Martin is an amazing athlete as well as Science teacher. In this lesson, students will learn about the characteristics of quadratic functions by answering the important question, "Did she make the basket?"

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Prepare for class!

Describes characteristics of quadratics functions

Does Mrs. Martin have game?

Three Shots

Here are pictures of Mrs. Martin's shots. Print them out and decide which shots she made and which ones she didn't. You can write, cut, fold, tape, glue - whatever you want with these pictures. Be ready to justify your reasoning. 

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