Pythagoras Teacher Resources
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Learners classify triangles and make connections regarding angle measurements and attributes of acute, right, and obtuse triangles. They listen to teacher define and explain triangles. Everyone imagines a place where a broken wing for a spaceship needs to be built and pupils make decisions about which type of triangles will fix the wing.
4th - 8th Math 3 Views 20 Downloads
Quilting with My Pal, Pythagoras!
What a neat concept; kids discover the Pythagorean Theorem as they work together to create a class quilt! Use these tips to explain the theorem, and kids participate in a scavenger hunt for right angles. Display the "Shoo Fly" quilt design, which includes many right angles.
6th - 8th Math 7 Views 33 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Pythagoras in DC
Students practice using the Pythagorean Theorem. In this Pythagorean Theorem lesson, students utilize diagrams, measurement and illustrations to find the missing length a of triangle. Students use real world examples such as the Federal Triangle to practice.
6th - 7th Math 3 Views 14 Downloads
Construction of the "Lute of Pythagoras"
Students explore the concept of the Lute of Pythagoras. In this Lute of Pythagoras instructional activity, students construct the Lute of Pythagoras on their Ti-Nspire. Students use circles, segments, lines, points, and regular polygons to construct the Lute of Pythagoras.
9th - 12th Math 3 Views 0 Downloads
Plenty of Pythagoras
Using a twelve foot knotted rope, students form a 3-4-5 right triangle. Following a discussion of observations about the lengths of the sides of the triangle, students use grid paper, scissors and a centimeter ruler to draw and measure sides of more right triangles.
5th - 8th Math 3 Views 11 Downloads