Trisecting a Square
High Schoolers investigate the question of whether or not the area of square can be trisected. In this lesson plan, they use geometry software to answer the questions and determine what conditions are necessary to the three regions to by equal.
9th - 12th Math 3 Views 0 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Solve by Completing the Square
What do geometric squares have to do with quadratic equations? A lesson on solving quadratic equations by completing the square teaches middle and high schoolers how to use algebra tiles to create squares. They then use what they learned...
8th - 10th Math CCSS: Designed
Constructing a square inscribed in a circle
Here is an activity that focuses on the actual construction of the square inscribed in a circle. The instructional activity allows for the use of dot paper or graph paper with straight edges and protractors, or dynamic geometry software...
8th - 11th Math CCSS: Designed
End-of-Module Assessment Task - Algebra 1 (Module 2)
Check for understanding at the end of your descriptive statistics unit with an end-of-module assessment. It uses five questions to measure progress toward mastery of descriptive statistics standards. Each question is developed to address...
9th - 10th Math CCSS: Designed
Punnett Squares with Piebald Deer
Explore the science behind Earth's amazing diversity of life with this instructional activity on genetics. Looking at specific traits in piebald deer, carnations, and roan cattle, young scientists use Punnett squares to determine the...
5th - 10th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Physics Skill and Practice Worksheets
Stop wasting energy searching for physics resources, this comprehensive collection of worksheets has you covered. Starting with introductions to the scientific method, dimensional analysis, and graphing data, these skills practice...
9th - Higher Ed Math CCSS: Adaptable
Math Stars: a Problem-Solving Newsletter Grade 7
Put on your thinking caps because middle school math has never been more interesting in this huge resource full of thought provoking questions. Written as a newsletter, the resource has 10 two-page newsletters with a variety of...
6th - 9th Math CCSS: Adaptable