Pythagoras Teacher Resources
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Using a twelve foot knotted rope, young scholars 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
The Four-Color Problem: Concept and Solution
Take a walk through time, 1852 to 1994, following the mathematical history and development of the Four-Color Theorem. Learners take on the role of cartographers to study an imaginary world of countries that need to be mapped. One rule: no adjacent country can be the same color.
8th - 12th Math 3 Views 1 Download CCSS: Adaptable
Nets And Surface Area
Upper graders investigate how to find the surface area when using two-dimensional shapes. They conduct an investigation in groups while working sample problems given during class discussion with the teacher. They also review how to classify polygons.
4th - 6th Math 7 Views 145 Downloads
In this Pythagorean Theorem activity, 10th graders solve and complete 19 various types of problems. First, they draw the square shown and divide its sections as shown. Then, students cut out the 6 parts of the square and rearrange the 4 triangles to form the square shown.
10th Math 8 Views 102 Downloads
Square Roots Using a Carpenter's Square
Students calculate the square root of a given number using carpenter's square measurements. In this math lesson, students relate this method on the Pythagorean theorem. They answer practice problems after the exploration activity,
6th - 8th Math 4 Views 57 Downloads
The Glory That Was Greece: A Test
Did your class just finish a unit on Greek life, culture, and conquest? If you think they know everything there is to know about Ancient Greece, then put them to the test with this exam, which contains thirty multiple choice questions.
7th - 9th Social Studies & History 8 Views 94 Downloads
In this trigonometry worksheet, students solve and complete 5 various types of problems. First, they find the exact ratios for each trigonometric function. Then, students use the expansion to find the exact value of a given trig function. They also solve the equations shown by restricting their answers.
11th - 12th Math 10 Views 106 Downloads
Scale Drawing Lesson Plan
Students calculate actual building measurements from a village map using concepts of ratios and scale in this ten activity mini-unit. They practice measuring angles, multiplying decimals, estimating height and length, and converting metric measurements before completing the village calculations and a drawing of the village in a different scale.
5th - 7th Math 3 Views 91 Downloads
The Right Stuff
Studentsare introduced to the Pythagorean Theorem by exploring right triangles and the squares built on each side. They apply the Pythagorean Theorem to real-world problems. Students u se informal and nonformal arguments of proof (i.e., inductive and deductive reasoning) for the properties of geometric shapes.
7th - 9th Math 3 Views 27 Downloads
The Pythagorean Theorem and the Distance Formula
Young scholars find missing side lengths of triangles. In this finding missing side lengths of triangles lesson, pupils use the Pythagorean theorem. They derive the distance formula from the Pythagorean Theorem. Pupils solve Pythagorean Theorem word problems involving triangles in real life.
8th - 12th Math 18 Views 132 Downloads
Intro to Poetry Notes
Prepare pupils to read poetry. This is a student reference sheet that could be used as a handout or as a basis for notes. Included on this page are instructions on how to read a poem, discuss a poem, and determine a rhythm, as well information about poetic literary devices and forms.
6th - 12th Language Arts 10 Views 9 Downloads