SketchUp helps develop a student's spatial sense making through an inquiry approach.
I use this free program 2D and 3D models to create models with school age learners.

Spring 2018 - I will be teaching GEOMETRY for pre-service teachers!

  • Check out my Logo-Math Wiki for Logo lessons and Scratch programs that focus on algebra and geometry topics.

Need help with ACTION RESEARCH?

  • I specialize in helping novice researchers develop a viable qualitative study. Contact information can be found on my Action Research Wordpress site.


November 2017
New Page: Frustum
Frustum of a square pyramid


Frustum of a cone - sorry I did not include audio on this clip.




Background Information
You may have heard about SketchUp, first developed in 1999 by @Last Software. Google purchased the company in March of 2006 and Version 8 was launched in 2010. The pro version of the program is used by draftsmen, builders, architects, engineers, filmmakers and game developers. Models can be created and imported into Google Earth with a plugin Wikipeda link
SketchUp changed ownership in 2012 to Trimble. Official Website

Hi. My name is Kathy G Shafer. I have been teaching high school and college level mathematics since 1984.
Favorite technologies include Fathom, Tinkerplots, Geometer's Sketchpad, Geogebra, Terrapin Logo, Green Globs, and Spreadsheets.
KGShafer.Wordpress.com

Visit my other math software wikis
TinkerPlots Math
Logo Math