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73 resources with the keyterm rotations

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Graphic Art Contest

For Teachers 7th - 10th Standards
Creativity is endless when your mathematicians take a simple image and use transformations to create their own poster inspired by geometry. While certain rotations and reflections are required, learners will be able to create ten new...
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Verifying Triangles are Congruent

For Teachers 9th - 11th Standards
Here the focus is on triangle congruence. Through an activity that requires investigation, questioning, and working together, geometers learn to identify corresponding parts of triangles to determine if the triangles are congruent....
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Escher-Esque Tessellations

For Teachers 8th - 11th
Middle and high schoolers participate in a seven-part lesson creating Escher-Esque tessellations. They demonstrate their knowledge of geometric transformations after viewing a PowerPoint presentation, conducting Internet research, and...
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Leaping Lizards

For Teachers 8th - 10th Standards
Have you ever wondered how computer animations work and what type of math is involved in making objects move across the screen? In this task, your young computer animators will use the geometric transformation of translations,...
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Measure Full and Half Rotations

For Students 4th - 5th Standards
Here is a great real-world problem that kids will really connect with. A conversation between two boys about doing 360s and 180s while skateboarding sets the stage for the lesson. Learners are shown how rays are used to measure full and...
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Leap Frog

For Teachers 8th - 10th Standards
Have your geometers take a huge leap forward in their understanding of rigid motion transformations. Given a pre-image and a final image, learners must precisely describe the transformation that moves from the first image to the next....
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Similarity and Dilations - Discover Properties of Similar Figures

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Learners investigate properties of similar figures. In this properties of similar figures lesson, pupils construct similar figures using Cabri Jr. They dilate their figure to create a similar one, and discuss the relationships between...
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Point Comparisons

For Teachers 7th - 9th Standards
Young geometers investigate two-dimensional figures using coordinate grids. They identify polygons and draw examples of their reflection, rotation, and translation on a coordinate grid. And they complete a worksheet practicing examples...
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Visual Patterns in Tessellations

For Teachers 7th - 10th Standards
Geometers explore the concept of tessellations. They use a tessellation applet to manipulate shapes and design their own tessellation using the applet.
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Rotations in the Plane

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Help your youngsters explore the concept of rotations. In this lesson, they use Cabri Jr. to draw figures and then rotate the figures a given degree.  Pupils construct a circle to serve as a slider to rotate a triangle around a point,...
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Rotations, Reflections, and Translations - Homework 17.2

For Students 3rd - 5th
In this recognizing rotations, reflections, and translations activity, students identify the movement of figures, cut and trace a rotation, and solve a word problem with a drawing. Students solve four problems.
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Art Transformations - Enrichment 17.2

For Students 4th - 6th
For this art transformations worksheet, students use written clues to transform figures on one grid to the blank grid by translating, rotating, and reflecting them. Students transform six figures.
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Transformations With Lists

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students explore the concept of transformations.  In this transformations lesson, students enter data into lists and make a scatter plot of points.  Students use lists to transform the data points by shifting the points, left and right,...
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Transformations Project

For Teachers 10th
Tenth graders define transformation and identify the image and pre-image. In this geometry lesson, 10th graders create their own shapes and transform it on a coordinate plane to create a reflection, rotation, dilation and translation....
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Matrix Transformations

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Twelfth graders explore transforming matrices representing figures in the coordinate plane by entering data points of figures such as triangles and quadrilaterals into a matrix. Students dilate, rotate, reflect, and translate the figures...
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Shape Up: Playing with Shapes

For Students 4th - 5th
Encourage your scholars to play with math using this shapes partner game, where players toss a number cube (possibly a die) to determine which geometric shape to draw. The students toss the cube a second time to determine whether they...
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Transformers

For Teachers 9th - 12th
TIalgebra has put together a instructional activity on transforming polygons using matrices. Examples of isometric as well as successive transformations are explored. The class uses graphing calculators to see how transformations can...
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Upside Down

For Teachers 4th
In the "Cha Cha Slide" pupils need to slide, turn and reverse and that's exactly what this activity is about. They will create a graphic organizer defining the terms: reflections, translations, and rotations then they will use Scott...
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Transformations

For Teachers 4th
Plane figures have the ability to transform. They can move in three different ways. Students explore translations, rotations, and reflections as they relate to plane figures in geometry. Each student uses a digital camera to photograph 1...
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Transformations

For Teachers 7th - 9th
For any study of upper-level geometry, this presentation could be of good use. It defines three important concepts: transformation, reflection, and rotation. Although brief, this presentation could easily be used in tandem with problems...
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Tessellations: Geometry and Symmetry

For Teachers 8th - 10th
Students explore the concept of tessellations. In this tessellations lesson, students use an applet to construct tessellations. Students use regular polygons to construct tessellations. Students find patterns and symmetry in their...
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Rotations

For Students 9th - 12th
Use this math activity to have your learners practice constructing a reflection of a shape drawn on a grid by using rotation. This simple activity has six problems for the pupils to solve, and includes and answer sheet.
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Transformations and Tessellations

For Teachers 8th - 10th
Shape shifters explore transformation through the construction of patterns on a TI handheld. In this math lesson, young scholars investigate and apply their knowledge of reflection, translation, rotation, and dilation. This assignment...
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Rotations, Reflections and Translations - Problem Solving 17.2

For Students 3rd - 6th
In this rotation, reflection and translation instructional activity, students trace figures and cut them out to help solve 5 related problems. Houghton Mifflin text is referenced.