Investigate the Rigid Motions of Reflection, Rotation, Translation, and Dilation
Pupils investigate the rigid motions of reflection, rotation, translation, and dilation. This investigation be accomplished through classroom instruction and exploration using Geometer's Sketchpad.
7th - 8th 21st Century Skills 8 Views 57 Downloads
Defining Transformations that Create Congruent Figures
Rotations, reflections, and translations are explored as geometers rotate through three different stations and develop their own definitions for these terms. Afterward, they work in small groups to classify different figures based on...
7th - 9th Math CCSS: Designed
New Review An Introduction to Transformations
Use geometry to transform learning! This introduction to transformations has pupils use patty paper and rubber bands to create rotations, reflections, translations, and dilations. Individuals learn the vocabulary and notation related to...
8th - 10th Math CCSS: Designed
What Brand Are You - Lazy, Crazy, or Rockin'?
Cowboys or geometers perform transformations. In this transformation activity, students explore cattle-branding symbols. They explore reflections, rotations, and translations and discuss cattle brands. Afterward, create their own cattle...
7th - 9th Math
Geometry: Transformations, Congruence, and Similarity
Rigid motions are to congruence as what are to similarity? Investigate properties of rigid motions and define congruence in terms of rigid motions with the ninth chapter of a 10-part eighth grade workbook series. The lesson then prompts...
7th - 10th Math CCSS: Designed