Tantalizing Tessellations Lesson V-Creating a Glide Reflection Transformation
Students apply what they have learned in previous Tantalizing Tessellations lessons in order to create a glide reflection transformation. They analyze the tessellations of others and determine the shape of the original polygon.
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New Review Investigating Transformations Using Coordinates
Use transformations to coordinate the coordinates! After graphing a transformation, class members examine the patterns in the coordinates. They repeat the process for each type of transformation and end by generalizing their conclusions....
7th - 9th Math CCSS: Designed
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
Tantalizing Tessellations-Creating a Glide Reflection Transformation
Middle schoolers discuss the term tessellation and use paper cut-outs to illustrate the concept of glide reflections. They use tessellations to create a piece of artwork and then analyze completed tessellations to discover the original...
6th - 8th Math