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Translation of Shapes
Geometers graph figure translations, find coordinates for transformed figures, and write rules to describe transformations presented. The 2-page instructional activity contains 14 problems, with answer key attached.
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Translating Graphs of Functions
If you know one, you know them all! Parent functions all handle translations the same. This instructional activity examines the quadratic, absolute value, and square root functions. Pupils discover the similarities in the behavior of the...
9th - 10th Math CCSS: Designed
Transformations in the Coordinate Plane
Your learners connect the new concepts of transformations in the coordinate plane to their previous knowledge using the solid vocabulary development in this unit. Like a foreign language, mathematics has its own set of vocabulary terms...
9th - 12th Math CCSS: Designed
New Review Translations
Introduce translations as transformations that move figures in horizontal and vertical distances with a video that shows how to translate the figures. A second video covers how to determine the translation that has occurred. Pupils work...
15 mins 9th - 12th Math CCSS: Adaptable
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
Geometry: Translations and Reflections
Group work and participation is used to perform a specified translation or reflection. For this geometrical translation lesson, small groups of pupils are each given a shape to plot on a coordinate grid. Each shape is then translated or...
7th - 9th Math CCSS: Designed